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,...

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...

A Business That’s Ship Shape: The Gitga’at Transporter 

Have you seen the transport vessel ferrying goods and supplies to and from Prince Rupert and Kitimat to Hartley Bay? You’ll know which one it is by the Gitga’at First Nation (GFN) logo on the back and the friendly crew of two – sometimes 3 – Gitga’at...