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Cape Fox Communications Team Recognized Again For Excellence in Creativity

Cape Fox Communications Team Recognized Again For Excellence in Creativity

The Cape Fox Communications Team has had a remarkable year of recognition and they are delighted to add another win to the list. MarCom Award winners for 2021 were announced, and the Cape Fox Communications Team won two awards and two honorable mentions! The MarCom Awards are prestigious awards given to marketing and communications professionals who have stood out for their creative excellence and Cape Fox is proud to be recognized for having an award-winning communications team.

Cape Fox Corporation Puts Community First – Plans Underway for Saxman Revitalization and Community Development

Cape Fox Corporation Puts Community First – Plans Underway for Saxman Revitalization and Community Development

On October 1, 2021, Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) was one of the representative organizations in attendance at a historic meeting that was also attended by the Saxman City Council and Mayor and the Organized Village of Saxman (OVS). All three entities are working together to strategize and put plans in place that will focus on community development and the revitalization of Saxman, Alaska.
For the first time, all three entities are working together. They will form a Community Development Corporation (CDC). This newly formed Corporation will focus on the development and revitalization of the Saxman Village. Charles Parker from Alaska Village Initiatives (AVI) led the strategic planning session that outlined the responsibilities, governance structure, priorities, and vision for the CDC. This is a shared vision of all three entities that includes a list of priorities that need to be performed to move the Village forward.

Cape Fox Corporation Takes a Giant Leap Ahead as a Leading Alaska Business

Cape Fox Corporation Takes a Giant Leap Ahead as a Leading Alaska Business

It is October, and that means it is also time to learn who are Alaska’s Top 49ers in business. Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) has enjoyed five consecutive years of growth. Last year in 2020, CFC reported its most significant year of growth with over 60% gains in revenue, and this growth is being recognized. Alaska Business, a monthly Alaska magazine that provides insights, discussions, and spotlights of Alaska business and the various industries throughout the state, has named CFC #28 in top Alaska businesses for 2021. This year CFC leaped ahead 12 points because of our growth, marking CFC as the corporation with the largest growth.

108 Taphouse and Burger Bar Debuts a New Website

108 Taphouse and Burger Bar Debuts a New Website

108 Taphouse and Burger Bar believes that by providing a place in the community with handcrafted ingredients, one-of-a kind cocktails, and sublime cuisine, we are bringing people together. 108 Taphouse has a unique menu that brings tourists and locals together in a warm, comfortable setting. On November 15, 2019, 108 Taphouse joined the Cape Fox Commercial family of restaurants. Now, we are delighted to announce that 108 Taphouse has a new website, https://108taphouse.com/, that is bound to awaken your appetite. You can almost smell the aromas and taste the unique cocktails right from the page.

Cape Fox Employee Wins a Prestigious 2021 Rasmuson Foundation Fellowship Award!

Cape Fox Employee Wins a Prestigious 2021 Rasmuson Foundation Fellowship Award!

Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) and the Tlingit Alaska Natives of Saxman, Alaska have strong historical connections. CFC strongly believes in keeping the Tlingit culture alive and one way we do that is through art. Tlingit art is special with unique colors and symbols, often with elements of spirituality, and functionality. CFC is proud to announce that Cape Fox employee and Shareholder Kenneth “Kelly” White, the CFC In-Residence Artist, was one of ten awardees of a prestigious Fellowship Award from the Rasmuson Foundation. Fellowships are provided to mid-career and mature artists who are given $18,000 to use for a year-long creative development period.

Successful 48th Annual Meeting of Cape Fox Corporation Shareholders

Successful 48th Annual Meeting of Cape Fox Corporation Shareholders

This year’s 48th Annual Meeting of Cape Fox Shareholders (Annual Meeting) was a success. Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) was delighted to welcome Shareholders once again with the in-person Annual Meeting on Saturday, September 18, 2021. The Annual meeting is also where the Board of Directors annual election occurs. This year, we were selecting three Directors to the Board.

Cape Fox Commercial Spotlights a Director Who Leads by Example

Cape Fox Commercial Spotlights a Director Who Leads by Example

Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) is shining a spotlight on one of its Directors, Stephanie Kolean. Stephanie was hired as a server for Cape Fox five years ago in 2016. Due to her strong work ethic and interest in growing not only as an individual but with our company, she was promoted to her current role of Commercial Services Beverage Director in 2019. Many people in Ketchikan know Stephanie and the work she does creating delicious concoctions of new spirits, beers, and wines. Stephanie is a strong leader who leads by example. She exemplifies the spirit of Cape Fox, and we are delighted to honor her with a Cape Fox Tinàa Award for Employee Excellence.

Bar Harbor Ale House Awarded Best BBQ by Restaurant Guru

Bar Harbor Ale House Awarded Best BBQ by Restaurant Guru

Throughout 2021 we have been fortunate to receive many awards and tributes. Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) is delighted to add one more accolade to our list. Bar Harbor Ale House, a restaurant in the CFC Commercial Group, was awarded a badge of honor by Restaurant Guru for a 2021 Recommended Restaurant. Bar Harbor was recognized as having the best BBQ in Ketchikan and having the best interior.

Cape Fox Lodge is a 2021 Travelers’ Choice Award Winner from TripAdvisor

Cape Fox Lodge is a 2021 Travelers’ Choice Award Winner from TripAdvisor

Throughout 2021 we have been hopeful. We have seen cruises return to the shores of Alaska. We have continued to watch as Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) grows further. And, now we can celebrate even more because in August 2021, Cape Fox Lodge has been recognized as a 2021 Travelers’ Choice award winner. This achievement celebrates businesses that consistently deliver fantastic experiences to guests. This award is earned because of great traveler reviews on Tripadvisor over the last 12 months. Cape Fox Lodge’s mission is to ensure guests enjoy their stay, their accommodations, and the community where we live and work. Everyone at CFC and Cape Fox Lodge are honored by this award and proud of the excellent team who work at the Lodge every day to ensure each guest remains happy and satisfied. Congratulations, Cape Fox Lodge!