Sealaska president and CEO Anthony Mallott was invited by the Juneau Economic Development Council as a guest speaker at the 2015 Innovation Summit. The summit is held year to bring together ideas, innovation and regional leaders.
Mallott was invited to speak to Sealaska’s final land base due under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA).
The final ANCSA lands bill was approved by Congress on December 12, 2014. At the time, Mallott stated, ”words cannot describe how pleased we are that this lands bill has passed through Congress. This is a monumental step to achieve our strategic plan of growth and profitability while maintaining important cultural priorities. I want to thank all the stakeholders who collaborated and partnered with Sealaska to make this happen.” Read full press release.