Millennium Alaskan Hotel Anchorage: Great Alaskan Accommodations
Jun30

Millennium Alaskan Hotel Anchorage: Great Alaskan Accommodations

On the shores of Lake Spenard, the Millennium Alaskan Hotel Anchorage offers stunning views and well-appointed accommodations. Clean, airy guest rooms from standard to luxury suites, as well as a fitness center and dining options make the Millennium a great choice for those wanting a hotel that is close to the action, with stunning views of the floatplanes and mountains that make Alaska unique. The Fancy Moose Lounge or the Flying Machine Restaurant offer al fresco dining on Lake Spenard and bike trails and walking paths are conveniently located to the hotel. The Millennium also offers meeting space for meetings, corporate events, weddings and social gatherings. Adjacent to the Ted Stevens International Airport and 10 minutes from downtown Anchorage, Millennium Alaskan Hotel Anchorage is a perfect place for Alaskan adventures. To learn more about the accommodations offered, dining options or meeting and event facilities, visit their website at...

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Walsh|Sheppard: Nearly 30 years serving Alaska’s communications needs
Jun30

Walsh|Sheppard: Nearly 30 years serving Alaska’s communications needs

Walsh|Sheppard is a full-service marketing communications firm headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska. We specialize in branding, strategic communications, and social marketing. We serve a diverse group of clients, including several of the leading Alaska Native Corporations, government agencies, retail, nonprofits, and the political realm. We believe today’s consumer—whether buying a phone, renovating a kitchen, or entering a voting booth—is choosing not just a product, political leader, or service, but rather a total brand promise. Our challenge is to design and stage rewarding experiences that communicate that promise. We address this challenge with clear thinking, creativity, and discipline. Walsh|Sheppard has been on the forefront of executing social marketing campaigns designed to impact behavior change in Alaska. We are proud partners with Alaska’s tobacco prevention program in the fight against the harmful influence of Big Tobacco in our state. Our depth and breadth of social and counter-marketing experience is unmatched by any other agency in Alaska. For nearly 30 years, Walsh|Sheppard has served the communications needs of Alaska, earning numerous awards and recognitions over the years. Most recently we were awarded two 2013 PRSA Aurora Awards, including top honors in public affairs, and won a 2013 AMA Alaska Prism Award. Visit www.walshsheppard.com for more information about this Alliance member...

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Air Charter Service: Global cargo and passenger aircraft charters
Jun30

Air Charter Service: Global cargo and passenger aircraft charters

Air Charter Service is a world-leading provider of both cargo and passenger aircraft charters to the oil and gas industry. From the transportation of heavy and ‘outsized’ pieces of cargo to ‘go-now’ charter flights for urgently needed equipment and parts, ACS has the experience and expertise to coordinate a solution for any logistical requirement. Similarly, the company’s passenger charter teams coordinate private jet, helicopter and airliner charters for the safe, quick and comfortable air travel of crews, executives and specialist personnel. With 18 global offices spanning five continents, including locations in California, New York, Texas and Toronto, ACS’s 280 aviation experts complete nearly 7,500 specialist charter contracts each year. Each contract often consists of multiple flights or ‘sectors’, which means that in 2013 they oversaw close to 12,000 individual flights, transported 68,722,501lbs of cargo and flew over 230,000 passengers. From one off aircraft charters to massive projects, ACS has a wealth of experience managing and creating logistical solutions for our oil and gas clients. More information, along with a video case study of a large project that involved 134 cargo and crew movements over a 32 month period, can be found on their website. If you have any questions or would like to request a quote, please email los-angeles@usa-aircharter.com, call +1 310 873 5821 or visit...

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Spawn Ideas, Inc.: New name, same creative Alaskan company
Jun23

Spawn Ideas, Inc.: New name, same creative Alaskan company

In 2013, long-time Alaska advertising agency, Nerland Agency, changed its name to Spawn Ideas, Inc. (Spawn). The new name reflects what the agency is all about – creativity and ideas – and underscores its standing as an employee-owned, independent agency. Every day, Spawn speaks to a variety of consumer audiences in Alaska and Outside, using the best, most current marketing tools – from traditional advertising to digital and social media. Keeping clients relevant in a fast moving and changing industry means Spawn is always evolving too. Beyond its expertise in creativity and ideas, Spawn also knows media – including social media – like no one else in the market, and understands Alaska and Alaskans. Essential to marketing success is a commitment to getting to know each client’s customer. Spawn uses research to define the audience and explain behavior, attitudes and trends – getting beyond important facts – to insights about the people they intend to engage, to move and to persuade. Spawn was named Alaska’s “top shop” by Adweek Magazine in 2013 and has earned a spot in Outside Magazine’s “100 Best Places to Work in America” for two years’ running. For more information, see...

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Polar Supply Company: Supplying Quality Products for Quality Projects in Alaska for Over 30 Years
Jun23

Polar Supply Company: Supplying Quality Products for Quality Projects in Alaska for Over 30 Years

For over thirty years, Polar Supply Company has been a leading distributor in the state of Alaska for Civil, Structural and Industrial Coating products. Polar Supply Company works closely with the Oil, Gas and Mining Industries and their contractors to provide the right products at the right time. The following is a partial list of the products we offer: Civil – geotextiles, geogrids, cellular confinement, liners, dust control, culvert, rigid insulation, erosion and sediment control. Industrial Coatings – protective coatings, marine coatings, abrasives, pavement markings, pipeline tapes and liquid coatings. Structural – grouts, epoxies, sealants, fire stop, vapor retarders, insulated concrete forms, concrete forming hardware, and concrete chemicals. At Polar Supply Company, our goal is to supply quality products for your quality projects. The use of our products will enhance productivity, reduce costs and help keep workers safe. Call us today at 907-563-5000 and let us show you what we can do or visit our website at...

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