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Juneau, Alaska—At the Goldbelt Annual Fall Shareholder Meetings, the Board of Directors announced the 2016 distribution of $4.25 per share. The dividend will be released on or before November 14, 2016, via check and direct deposit.

To sign up for direct deposit download the form http://shareholders.goldbelt.com/forms/direct-deposit, complete and email it to shareholder@goldbelt.com or fax it to 907-790-4999.

For more information or assistance, please contact Shareholder Services at (907) 790-4990; toll free at (800) 770-5866; or via emailshareholder@goldbelt.com.

 

During a July 9 shareholders meeting, the Native Corporation announced Elliot “Chuck” Wimberly would serve as its President and CEO, a position Wimberly has held in the interim since January.

Wimberly previously served as Goldbelt’s Senior Vice President since 2010 and filled the President and CEO role in the interim in 2011.

 “Chuck’s ability to lead our company is well-proven and he stood out through the interview process as the best candidate to accomplish the lofty goals set by the Board of Directors,” said Joseph Kahklen, Goldbelt Board Chairman, in a statement.

Wimberly brings with him 10 years of experience as a senior executive with Alaska Native Corporations, read his statement.

“I am excited to lead Goldbelt to new heights,” Wimberly said. “We have a strong team of dedicated employees who are focused on accomplishing the results set out by the board.”

Goldbelt shareholders also elected three directors to its board from a slate of 10 candidates. Incumbent Trudy Skan won reelection, and Lisa-Marie Ikonomov and Derek Duncan will be newcomers to the board. Ikonomov and Duncan will fill vacancies by Lori Grant and Kathy Polk, who chose not to seek reelection. Board members serve three-year terms.

Board members selected Joseph Kahklen as Board Chairman, Andrea Cadiente-Laiti as Vice Chair, Trudy Skan as Corporate Secretary and Randy Wanamaker as Treasurer.

 

Below are the total votes each candidate received:

Bill Abbott 27,718
Todd Patrick Antioquia 40,601
Gail Marie Dabaluz 34,536
Lisa-Marie Ikonomov 102,484
Ursula Jones 6,131
Mike Mann 13,921
Paul Marks 41,618
Lillian Petershoare 45,525
Trudy Ann Skan 51,574

 

On behalf of the Board of Directors we want to thank the shareholders who voted and attended the 42nd Annual Meeting, it was great to see you!

Gunalchéesh

$1500 Winner:
 June M. Lee

$1000 Winner:
 Deanna M. Lampe

$750 Winners:
Paul D. Williams
Lorraine D. Holland

$500 Winners:
David C. Cesar
Joan F. Wikoff

$200 Winners:
Cora L. Watkins
William K. George
Anne Johnson
Sharon L. Sours
Herman Perkins, Jr
Tia M. Bagoyo
Laverne B. Villa
Dani T. Soosuk
Wayne T. Chulik
Jocelyn K. Ramirez

$100 Winners:
Sorrel N. Goodwin
Renee M. Repin
Leo D. Land
Hudson R. Tripi
Ronald H. Cropley
Sean W.  Anderson
Paul A. Aceveda
Brenda L. Pelot
Margaret E. Shutt
Alberta J. Barlow
Arlene D. Tripp

Case of Smoked Sockeye Strips
Margaret T. Dutson

 

 

 

For Immediate Release                                                                                                          

January 6, 2016

 

Juneau, Alaska – Goldbelt Incorporated announces Elliot “Chuck” Wimberly as the interim President and Chief Executive Officer after the departure of Richard Irwin at the end of the year. Wimberly has served as a Senior Vice President since 2010 and was Goldbelt's interim President and CEO in 2011. Wimberly has 10 years of experience as a senior executive with Alaska Native Corporations.
 
“Goldbelt is looking to provide continuity and stability to our customers, clients, and employees while we begin the search for a new President and CEO,” said Lori Grant, Chairwoman of the Board. “I have the utmost confidence in Chuck’s ability to lead our company and continue the positive growth we have experienced in the past years.”
 
In his career, Wimberly served as the Vice President of Corporate Development and Government Relations for the Southern Ute Tribe as part of their GF Private Equity Group in Durango, CO. Additionally, Wimberly has more than 20 years of experience in government service, having retired from the U.S. intelligence community. 
 

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Media contact – For additional questions please call Chuck Wimbely at (703) 871-2091.

 

Juneau, Alaska—At the Goldbelt Annual Fall Shareholder Meetings, the Board of Directors announced the distribution of a shareholder dividend.

The dividend, which will amount to $4.00 per share, will be released on November 17, 2015 via check and direct deposit.

The record date for this distribution is Monday, November 2, 2015.  Shareholders who need to update their information or who would like to add direct deposit will need to complete any changes by the record date.

For more information or assistance, please contact Shareholder Services at (907) 790-4990; toll free at (800) 770-5866; or via email shareholder@goldbelt.com.

Goldbelt, Incorporated Finalizes Sale of the Goldbelt Hotel

Juneau, Alaska—Goldbelt, Incorporated has finalized the sale of the 104 room Goldbelt Hotel.  The hotel was sold to YC Rivergold Hotel, LLC and the sale closed on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 with ownership transferring today. 

The hotel was acquired in 1997 by Goldbelt, Inc.  “At the time, Goldbelt was investing heavily in the local tourism and hospitality industry,” said President and CEO, Richard Irwin.  “Since then, our focus has shifted to government contracting and developing businesses that can provide greater employment opportunities for our shareholder base.”

Goldbelt was represented in the sale by Chris Burdett of CBRE Hotels in Seattle, Washington.

Headquartered in Juneau, Goldbelt, Inc. has more than 3,600 shareholders and was established under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act. 

Goldbelt Incorporated has four vehicles in its fleets that have been deemed surplus assets and will be sold to a Goldbelt shareholder or Goldbelt employee based on Goldbelt’s Asset Disposal Policy:

  • A minimum acceptable bid has been established for each vehicle;
  • Sale preference will be given to shareholders and then followed by company employees;
  • In the event that an equal bid is received the first bid received will be given preference;
  • In the event of a tie bid, the Goldbelt shareholder receives preference; 
  • The successful bidder has seven days to complete the transaction;
  • Transactions not completed within seven days will be offered to the second highest bidder;
  • A cashier’s check must be presented to complete the purchase by the bidder;
  • A bill of sale will be executed;
  • Vehicles are sold as-is, where-is, with no warranty expressed or implied; and
  • All vehicle sales are final.

Sealed bids will be received at the Goldbelt Incorporated office located at 3075 Vintage Boulevard, Suite 200, Juneau, Alaska 99801.  Please include your first and last name, contact information, specify vehicle make and model, bid price offered, and if handwritten must be legible.

2006 Ford F350 Flatbed Truck with Snowplow

69,000 miles on chassis, 179,000 on replacement engine

Minimum bid $11,529.00

2010 Ford Escape

170,314 miles

Minimum bid $5,992.00

1997 Ford Econoline E350 Van

181,563 miles

Minimum bid $1,364.00

2006 Ford Escape (Hybrid)

88,500 miles

Minimum bid $6,106.00

$1,500 RICHARD R. SHANK $200 KENNETH HEGG
$1,000 LEONARD JOHN $200 ROBERT MILTON
$750 SCOTT MCHENRY $100 DEANNA DENNIS
$750 RICHARD NEWTON $100 CATHALINA BARRIL
$500 SVEN LINDSTROM $100 GLENN JOHNSON
$500 KEVIN PETERSON II $100 ARNOLD DENNY
$200 NICK MAKAILY $100 BURNHEART JR
$200 ROSENDA GEORGE $100 MARINA E AUSTIN
$200 AMBER WHITE $100 MARTHA PETERS
$200 CHRISTINE JOHNSON $100 VENANCIO MAZON JR
$200 RACHEL HEIPP $100 KATHLEEN WHITE
$200 KENNETH FRICK $100 RANDALL BROWN
$200 MARY E. JOHN $100 RYAN WAID
$200 NELLIE KUNZ Salmon ANGELINA LUNDY

Goldbelt,Inc. held its 41st Annual Meeting of Shareholders on June 6, 2015 at Centennial Hall in Juneau.
At the meeting, three directors were elected to the Board. "I am honored that my fellow board members have
selected me to represent them in this capacity," said Lori Grant.

For more details, read the full press release.

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