by Thom Leonard
Calista Corporation opens nominations for the 2018 Shareholder Awards. The Calista Awards are focused on Calista Shareholders and Descendants. Nominations are open to Shareholders and Descendants living in and out of the Calista Region. Each award recipient will receive a plaque and $1,500.
There are five different categories. The award categories are as follows: Calista Culture Bearer, Axel C. Johnson Distinguished Shareholder, Calista Elder of the Year, Calista Youth/Educator of the Year, and Raymond C. Christiansen Business of the Year. Nominees must currently be living.
Nominations forms are posted on the Annual Meeting page for Calista’s website, www.calistacorp.com. Nomination forms can also be requested via fax (907-275-2919) or from Shareholder Services.
Forms must be received by Calista no later than 5pm on April 13. Winners will be announced before the annual meeting, scheduled this year to held on July 6 in Bethel, Alaska.
Thom Aparuk Leonard is the Communications Manager for the Calista Corporation.