Choggiung Limited is a village corporation formed under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA). Owned by its shareholders, Choggiung is the largest village corporation in the Bristol Bay region. Choggiung’s family of shareholders has grown from its initial enrollment of 1,049 to more than 2100 as a result of inheritance and gifting.
We are Yup’ik and Aleut people with ancestral ties to this unique land, known for its abundance of salmon, in Southwest Alaska for thousands of years. Choggiung derived its name from “Curyung”, a Yup’ik word loosely translated as the point where the clean and muddy waters meet. This was the name given to the point of land, later known as Dillingham, which provided access to both the Wood and Nushagak Rivers.
Headquartered in Dillingham, Alaska, Choggiung and its subsidiaries are involved in commercial and residential leasing, hotel operations (Bristol Inn), restaurant operations (Bayside Diner), fire protection services (Inland Empire Fire Protection), gravel and rock sales, and land leasing and 8(a) government contracting (Umyuaq Technology, LLC).
Chief Financial Officer Choggiung Limited is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Chief Financial Officer. The CFO is a key member of Choggiung’s executive team and works closely with finance, operations, and legal teams. Interacts frequently with the board of directors. Responsible for overall leadership and management of accounting and financial functions. Provides day-to-day […]
Choggiung Limited would like to thank all who were able to participate in the 45th Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on September 25, 2019 in Dillingham. Whether you participated in person or by proxy, we appreciate your participation in the process. Honored elders born in the year 1946 were: Gloria Brown, Helen Foster, Mary Griggs, […]