Collaborating in Economic Development

Working together with businesses, local governments, or other Nations offers undeniable perks. Collaborative business relationships can help all involved parties reach their shared goals faster, provide increased opportunities, offer financial benefits, and contribute...

Brendon Eshom: App Developer and Language Advocate

Brendon Eshom isn’t wasting a moment of his youth. This Prince Rupert resident (originally from Hartley Bay) is proud of his heritage and wants you to know it. He’s on a quest to introduce the Sm’algyax dialect of the Ts’msyen language to more people.  These days,...

Let’s Talk About Indigenous Economic Development

We want to see our local economy grow in the right way. Here we explain the basics about Indigenous economic development corporations and the opportunities they give us.   What is Indigenous economic development? Economic development is pretty much business...

Paul Paterson – Your CEO at Gitga’at Development Corporation

You may have heard of Paul Paterson, Gitga’at Development Co’s busy CEO. Since 2017, Paul has been the head of GDC, helping the company and the community grow. We had the opportunity to ask Paul some questions and learn some more about him and his work with GDC. How...

What the Heck is a Joint Venture?

We hope you’re ready to learn about joint ventures. We’ll tell you what they are and explain how they apply to Gitga’at Development Corporation (GDC). Joint Ventures, Simplified The saying ‘two heads are better than one’ is an easy way to think about joint...