Alaska

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Alaska Governor Bill Walker.

Alaska Governor Bill Walker

  • Capital: Juneau
  • Population (2014 Est.): 736,732
  • Largest Cities (2014): Anchorage, 301,010; Fairbanks, 32,469; Juneau, 32,406; Sitka, 8,900; Wasilla, 8,849; Ketchikan, 8,245
  • Targeted Industries: Oil & Gas, Mining, Tourism, Fishing, Forest Products, Aerospace, Maritime Industrial Services
  • Key Incentives: Foreign Trade Zones (FTZs), Oil & Gas Exploration Tax Incentive, Minerals Exploration Tax Incentive, Gas Storage Facility Credit, LNG Storage Facility Credit, Education Tax Credit, Alaska Industrial Development & Export Authority (long term financing)
  • GDP (All Industry 2014): $57.1 billion*

*Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce

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  • Anchorage Economic Development Corp.

    Bill Popp
    President/CEO
    510 L Street, Suite 603
    Anchorage, AK 99501-2048
    P: 907-258-3700
    bpopp@aedcweb.com
    www.aedcweb.com
  • City & Borough of Wrangell

    Carol Rushmore
    Economic Development Director
    P.O. Box 531
    Wrangell, AK 99929
    P: 907-874-2381
    ecodev@wrangell.com
    www.wrangell.com
  • City of Seward

    Ron Long
    Community Development Director
    City Hall, 410 Adams Street, P.O. Box 167
    Seward, AK 99664
    P: 907-224-4020
    rlong@cityofseward.net
    www.cityofseward.us
  • City of Soldotna

    Stephanie Queen, AICP
    Director of Economic Development and Planning
    City Hall, 177 North Birch Street
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    P: 907-714-1240
    squeen@soldotna.org
    www.soldotna.org
  • City of Valdez

    Lisa Von Bargen
    Community & Economic Development Director
    212 Chenega Avenue
    Valdez, AK 99686
    P: 907-834-3401
    lvonbargen@ci.valdez.ak.us
    www.ci.valdez.ak.us
  • City of Wasilla Economic Development

    Lyn Carden
    Deputy Administrator
    290 East Herning Avenue
    Wasilla, AK 99654
    P: 907-373-9057
    lcarden@ci.wasilla.ak.us
    www.cityofwasilla.com
  • Fairbanks North Star Borough

    Luke Hopkins
    Mayor
    809 Pioneer Road, P.O. Box 71267
    Fairbanks, AK 99707-1267
    P: 907-459-1300
    mayor@co.fairbanks.ak.us
    www.co.fairbanks.ak.us
  • Juneau Economic Dev. Council

    Brian Holst
    Executive Director
    612 West Willoughby Avenue, Suite A
    Juneau, AK 99801-1732
    P: 907-523-2300
    bholst@jedc.org
    www.jedc.org
  • North Pole Economic Development Corporation

    Nadine Winters
    Executive Director
    P.O. Box 55872
    North Pole, AK 99705
    P: 907-488-4558
    nadine@acsalaska.net
    www.npedc.org
  • Sitka Economic Development Assoc.

    Garry White
    Executive Director
    329 Harbor Drive, Suite 212
    Sitka, AK 99835
    P: 907-747-2660
    inforequest@sitka.net
    www.sitka.net