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123456Working for Alaska Business78Curtis W. Thayer9President and CEO1011The Voice of Alaska BusinessJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/1712

Chamber profile12Why we exist3Our historyFormed in 1952 before Alaska was a state for thepurpose of promoting commerce in Alaska.Our vision456To be the leading voice advancing Alaska Business.7Our missionTo promote a healthy business environment in Alaska.8Our membership9650 member companies with 100,000 employeesand 30 Local Alaska Chambers1011The Voice of Alaska BusinessJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/1712

Standing up for business12We protect your interests345AccessInfluenceProtection67891011The Voice of Alaska BusinessJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/1712

Our leadership12Board of Directors3Governed by a volunteer board of directors,the Chamber is a private organizationfunded primarily by membership dues. It isnot a government agency and receives notax dollars.Committees4567The Chamber maintains the followingcommittees to help achieve the its mission. Executive Committee Finance Committee Legislative Affairs Committee Events Committee91011The Voice of Alaska BusinessJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/1712

Business advocacy12We work for you4567Pro-BusinessAlaska BusinessReport CardAlaska BusinessPolitical ActionCommittee891011The Voice of Alaska BusinessJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/1712

Our priorities for 2017Issues affecting Alaska’s business climate123State PrioritiesFederal Priorities Support reduction of spending tosustainable levels Support oil and gas exploration anddevelopment in Alaska’s federal areasincluding; the Outer Continental ShelfSupport comprehensive workers’(OCS), National Petroleum Reserve-compensation reform456Alaska (NPRA), Cook Inlet, and theArctic National Wildlife Refuge7(ANWR)8 Support repeal or reform of theFederal Patient Protection and9Affordable Care Act1011The Voice of Alaska BusinessJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/1712

Workers’ Compensation12It’s been a long road3 Long-time Alaska Chamber priority Last major reform occurred in 2005 Re-invigorated committee held several45meetings over the year to identify priorities Recommendations approved by the AlaskaChamber at 2016 Fall Forum Currently in the bill drafting phase7891011The Voice of Alaska BusinessJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/1712

Workers’ Compensation12Improving the system3 Improve Administrative Efficiencies Reduce Medical Costs & Improve MedicalOutcomes Revise the Dispute Resolution / Legal Process Replace the Reemployment Benefits System Address Legal Decisions and Precedent Restructure Indemnity Benefits457891011The Voice of Alaska BusinessJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/1712

Legislative AdvocacyWe follow state and federal legislation important to our membersStanding up for business The Chamber speaks with a strong andcredible voice for business. 12345We stand behind pro-business legislation andadvocate for issues that affect you.6We ensure the Voice of Alaska Business is7heard in Juneau and Washington D.C.891011The Voice of Alaska BusinessJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/1712

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Alaska Business Week1314A crash course in business2017 Alaska Business WeekGet involved in the 2017 program on1528July 15-22 at Alaska Pacific University inAnchorage, Alaska.17 Register your high school student18 Sponsor Mentor VolunteerFor more information contactNicole Schuh at (907) 278-2744 [email protected] Voice of Alaska BusinessJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/171920

It’s your Chamber1314Get the most value out of membership1516291819BusinessNetworkingThe Voice of Alaska BusinessInformation andInsightSponsorshipOpportunitiesJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/1720

We’re social13Find us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTubeSocial MediaThe Alaska Chamber has a presence on anumber of social networking sites. Join ourFacebook and Twitter page to stay up to date withall the Chamber’s news and events.The Voice of Alaska Business facebook.com/alaskachamber twitter.com/alaskachamber linkedin.com/company/alaska-state-chamber youtube.com/user/alaskachamberJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/1714151617303120

Thank you to our sponsors1314151617183120The Voice of Alaska BusinessJuneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/17

Send us a message1314Our contact information15E-mailOn the web16You can contact me book.com/alaskachamberor call me directly attwitter.com/alaskachamber(907) r addressyoutube.com/user/alaskachamber193221471 West 36 Avenue, Suite 201Anchorage, Alaska 99503Alaska Chamber18Lorem webdesign & development

The Voice of Alaska Business Juneau Chamber of Commerce Presentation on 3/23/17 Why we exist Chamber profile Our history Formed in 1952 before Alaska was a state for the purpose of promoting commerce in Alaska. Our vision To be the leading voice advancing Alaska Business. Our mission To promote a healthy business environment in Alaska.