Alaska Business Hall of Fame

Thursday, January 20, 2022
Dinner & Awards Ceremony -  6:30 PM  -  Dena'ina Center  -  Anchorage, AK


Celebrating the past, present, and future of Alaska business for 33 years.

Join us in 2022 for this celebration of Alaska business leaders


This event is a major fundraiser for Junior Achievement of Alaska; a non-profit organization that provides financial literacy, career/work readiness, and entrepreneurship programs to 15,000+ students in Alaska from Ketchikan to Atqasuk.

Please join us and 600 of Alaska's top business leaders for this celebration as we welcome five new members into the Alaska Business Hall of Fame.

A huge thank you to the Sponsors of this event:

Title Sponsor
Alaska Business Magazine

Platinum Sponsors
Delta Air Lines
GCI
Saltchuk

Gold Sponsors
ConocoPhillips Alaska, Inc.
Beacon Occupational Health & Service Systems

Laureate Reception Sponsor
Leonard & Martens Investments

Silver Sponsors
Delta Constructors
The Planning Group of the Northwest

Centerpiece Sponsor
To be announced

Wine Sponsor
To be announced

Table Sponsors
Alaska Communications
Anchorage Daily News
Berkshire Hathaway
ExxonMobil
KeyBank Alaska
KPMG LLP
Mary K. Hughes & Andrew Eker
Northrim
Parker Smith & Feek
PENCO
Saint Benedict's Catholic Church (2 tables)

Updated September 14, 2021

Meet the 2022 Laureates


Know Before You Go

We look forward to celebrating the Alaska Business Hall of Fame as planned. Although circumstances are uncertain, we ask that you RSVP as soon as possible so that we can plan accordingly. Our website will be updated in real time as new details unfold.

Click the link before for the most up to date policies and procedures regarding attending the event.

Event Program  

General Reception

5:30 PM

Dinner & Awards Ceremony

6:30 PM

     Dave Allen

Allen Marine Tours & Alaska Dream Tours

     Randy & Chanda Mines

Bagoys Florist & Home

     Rich Owens

Jewel  Lake Tastee Freez

     Rex A. Rock, Sr.

Arctic Slope Regional Corporation

JA Educator of the Year presentation

Linson Thompson, Sand Lake Elementary

JA Volunteer of the Year presentation

Jenna Compehos, Alyeska Pipeline Service

Closing Remarks & Raffle

8:15 PM

Sponsorship Opportunities

Platinum Sponsor               
Sponsors 115 future entrepreneurs

$4,000

- Table in premier seating area near Laureates
- 2 bottles of wine and elegant dinner for 10 guests
- Complimentary champagne for guests during Laureate Reception
- Personalized recognition by Emcee during the event
- Logo displayed during program
- Logo displayed on website
- Full page ad in event program 
- Social Media recognition (2,000+ social media followers)
- Spotlight in e-newsletter (3,500+ subscribers)
- Copy of event on personalized DVD after the event
- JA Update

Gold Sponsor
Sponsors 100 future entrepreneurs

$3,500

- Table in preferred seating area 
- Table and 2 bottles of wine with elegant dinner for 10 guests
- Company recognition by Emcee during the event
- Logo displayed during program
- Logo displayed on website
- Half page ad in event program
- Social Media recognition (2,000+ social media followers)
- JA Update

Silver Sponsor
Sponsors 70 future entrepreneurs

$2,500

- Table with 2 bottles of wine and elegant dinner for 10 guests
- Company recognition by Emcee during the event
- Logo displayed on website
- Logo displayed during program
- Company listed in event program
- JA Update

Table Sponsor
Sponsors 45 future entrepreneurs

$1,500

- Table with 2 bottles of wine and elegant dinner for 10 guests
- Company listed on website
- Company listed in event program
- JA Update

Individual Seat
Sponsors 3 future entrepreneurs

$150

- Individual elegant dinner
- Seating in general admission section
- JA Update


*Delivery limited to Anchorage and 25 mile surrounding radius

Student Sponsor
Sponsors 3 future entrepreneurs                

$150

- Sponsors a JA student to attend the event
- Student seated in general admission section 
- JA Update

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I nominate an Alaskan to become a Laureate?

Select the 'Nominate' button at the top of the page.  Laureate selection for the next year begins annually in February.  

I bought my tickets.  Now what?

Tickets are not issued, names are held at the door.  When you attend the event, please stop by the Hospitality desk to view the seating diagram (for a company table) or speak with an Event Volunteer to find your table assignment.  

Do I need to provide the names of the guests at my table?

It is not required, but highly recommended to provide the names of your guests ahead of the event.  This helps ensure that your guests will be guided to the correct table and reduces confusion.

When will photos from the event be posted?

Photos will be posted on the Junior Achievement of Alaska site within 72 hours of the event.  Click 'Gallery' tab at the top of the page.  Photos will also be uploaded to JA Alaska's Facebook page.

How do I make a donation?

Text instructions will be presented during the program, or go to alaska.ja.org and click donate.

I didn't receive a receipt, how do I get one?

Contact Tiana Taylor at [email protected] 

Are donations tax deductible?

Yes.  Junior Achievement of Alaska is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization.  Donations are tax deductible where allowable by law.  Tax ID # 92-0045091. For official information regarding the value of the dinner, etc. contact [email protected]  

I can't attend but I want to support the charity.  How do I do that?

You can make a donation ahead of time by visiting alaska.ja.org and selecting 'Donate'.  

How can I make sure I am seated next to the Laureate that I am there to support?

The JA staff makes every effort to seat guests according to their preference, however preferred seating cannot be guaranteed for individual ticket holders.  Email [email protected] with a specific request.  Please keep in mind there will be many opportunities to visit and network before/during/after the event.   

How long is the program?

The event typically concludes by 8:30 PM.

Where should I park?

The Easy Park parking garage on the corner of 7th and G Street are available at an hourly rate.  JA Alaska will validate parking for this garage and the Linny Pacillo Parking garage.  Stop by the Hospitality desk after the event to validate.  Street parking is available at no cost after 5:30 PM.

Are vegetarian options available?  Do I need to notify staff ahead of time?

Yes, vegetarian options are offered.  Advance notice is appreciated to ensure timely dinner plating.

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Laureate nominations for due by 5 PM January 27, 2022.  Enter your email address below to be added to the contact lists for updates regarding this event.

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