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Cape Fox is Leading the Way with a New Innovation Hub

Cape Fox is Leading the Way with a New Innovation Hub

The health and wellness of communities have become the forefront for many organizations. One of the core concepts for Cape Fox Corporation’s (CFC’s) mission is to support, enhance, and provide for our communities. CFC believes that by making the community stronger, we are strengthening our corporation, our culture, and ourselves. CFC is delighted to announce a new endeavor that will focus on federal and state grant programs that enhance communities with new and innovative technology solutions, the Cape Fox Innovation Hub. The CFC Innovation Hub was created to develop emerging and smart technologies that provide, enhance, and strengthen native communities.

Cape Fox Communications Team Wins Telly Award for Fourth Year in a Row

Cape Fox Communications Team Wins Telly Award for Fourth Year in a Row

In June 2022, the Communications Team were notified that they won a bronze Telly award in the 43rd Annual Telly Awards competition. The Telly Awards was founded in 1979 to honor excellence in local, regional, and cable television commercials with non-broadcast video and television programming added soon after. With the evolution and rise of digital video, the Telly Awards today also reflects and celebrates this exciting new era of the moving image on and offline. This year’s awards celebrated the reemergence of communications in a transformed world and the teams equipped in telling new stories and new points of view. Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) works diligently to increase its digital media, branding, public relations and communications, electronic media, and advertising initiatives. This year, Cape Fox Lodge and Alaskan Dream Cruise partnered in a new marketing endeavor to entice tourists who visit Alaska this year to have the “True Alaska” experience. The campaign included a webpage, social media outreach, and a video ad. CFC is proud to announce that the Cape Fox Communications Team were recognized for their efforts by winning another Telly award for video advertising. This is the fourth Telly win in four years for the CFC Communications Team. Great job, Team!

Cape Fox Communications Team Reaches Gold with an Hermes Award

Cape Fox Communications Team Reaches Gold with an Hermes Award

The Cape Fox Communications Team adds a new win to their roster. Hermes Creative Awards winners for 2022 were announced, and the Cape Fox Communications Team WON! The Communications Team won two gold Hermes Awards. The Hermes Creative Award is an international award competition for creative professionals involved in traditional and emerging media concepts, writing, and design.

Cape Fox Commercial is Cooking Up Excellence

Cape Fox Commercial is Cooking Up Excellence

Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) shines a spotlight on a highly regarded employee at Cape Fox Lodge (CFL), Chris Lemerond. Chris started working for CFC as a Line Cook at CFL’s Heen Kahidi restaurant in May 2013. Chris is hardworking, and his talents stand out to many of the restaurant’s patrons and staff as exceptional. Chris is a chef who is not afraid of taking risks and has created meals considered works of art. His creativity, hard work, and dedication makes him stand out. He exemplifies the spirit of Cape Fox, and we are delighted to honor him with a Cape Fox Tinàa Award for Employee Excellence.

Mermaids Have Landed in Ketchikan – Sweet Mermaids Launch a New Website

Mermaids Have Landed in Ketchikan – Sweet Mermaids Launch a New Website

It is said that centuries ago, the sea contained mysterious mythical creatures. These creatures were half-human, half-fish called mermaids. Hidden in the vast oceans, they lured men and sailors to grand adventures. While their existence has never been officially proven, along the coastline in Alaska, many tourists and visitors to our shores say they have spotted what looked to be a mermaid. Locals have tales to tell, but they know the best place to spot those beautiful mystical creatures isn’t in the water, but right in downtown Ketchikan at Sweet Mermaids. Have you ever wanted to see a real mermaid? Now you can by visiting Sweet Mermaids new website, www.sweetmermaidsktn.com. The new Sweet Mermaids website lures customers to check out all the beautiful culinary offerings and coffee creations found at Sweet Mermaids.

Cape Fox Communications Team Starts the Year with a Win

Cape Fox Communications Team Starts the Year with a Win

The Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) Communications Team has stood out once again and started 2022 with a win. CFC Communications were notified in January that they were recipients of two AVA Digital Awards. CFC Communications won a Platinum Award, which is the highest honor, for the Faces of Ketchikan website design, www.facesofketchikan.com. This is the second award presented for website design for Faces of Ketchikan. Additionally, CFC Communications won a Gold Award for its digital social and media campaign for the Cape Fox Lodge and Baranof Fishing marketing partnership. AVA Digital Awards honors excellence with digital creativity and CFC is proud to be included as winners for this year.

Cape Fox Commercial Shines a Light on a Dedicated Shareholder and Employee

Cape Fox Commercial Shines a Light on a Dedicated Shareholder and Employee

Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) is shining a spotlight on a Shareholder and employee who helped lay the foundation for Cape Fox Lodge. Larry DeWitt helped build Cape Fox Lodge in 1990. He now serves as a member of the Commercial Maintenance Department. When winter hit in Alaska, it did not come early, but it came in hard, and Larry has helped with all the plowing for all CFC properties. He is an involved employee who has shown his dedication and commitment in many ways. On January 17, 2022, Larry DeWitt was presented a Cape Fox Tinàa Award for Employee Excellence for his devoted service and enthusiasm to making the Lodge and CFC a success. He exemplifies the spirit of Cape Fox, and we were delighted to honor him with a Cape Fox Tinàa Award for Employee Excellence.

Cape Fox Corporation is Hiring

Cape Fox Corporation is Hiring

Cape Fox Corporation is delighted to begin planning for the 2022 tourist season, and that means all Commercial Services in Ketchikan, Alaska, are hiring. Driver Guides, Line/Prep Cooks, Servers, Craft Bartenders, and Housekeepers are just a few positions currently open. You can view more details about these positions and others on the Coolworks website and app, https://www.coolworks.com/cape-fox-corporation/profile. CoolWorks is a dedicated recruitment site for job seekers looking for seasonal or year-round work in interesting places, such as state parks, summer camps, ski lodges, ranches, beach resorts, and more. Cape Fox Corporation offers entry-level positions, seasonal positions (April through October), part-time, and year-round with benefits.

Cape Fox Commercial Shines a Light on an Employee Whose Talent Stands Out

Cape Fox Commercial Shines a Light on an Employee Whose Talent Stands Out

Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) is shining a spotlight on an employee at CFC restaurant 108 Taphouse and Burger Bar, Justin Haggard. Justin started working for CFC as a server/bartender at Cape Fox Lodge in 2018 and in 2019 was a natural choice to transition over to 108 Taphouse as the Bar Manager. Justin has stood out for his creativity, talent, passion. Justin has a positive attitude and brings that into his job. He is always ready to greet customers and find creations that bring them coming back for more. It is this creativity, hard work, and dedication that makes him stand out. He exemplifies the spirit of Cape Fox, and we are delighted to honor him with a Cape Fox Tinàa Award for Employee Excellence.