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Jun 30, 2023

First National Bank Alaska voted Best Place to Work for eighth consecutive year

ALASKA – For the eighth year in a row, First National Bank Alaska was voted Best Place to Work by Alaska Business magazine readers. The bank also took home the title of Best Corporate Citizen for a fourth year, the Best Bank or Credit Union title for a third consecutive year, and second place for Best Customer Friendly Company in the 2023 Best of Alaska Business Awards.

“Thank you, Alaska, for your confidence in First National,” said Board Chair and CEO/President Betsy Lawer. “For more than a century, we have fostered a workplace where every team member feels valued. As Alaska’s community bank, it’s our mission to take care of our employees, customers and community to shape a brighter tomorrow for all Alaskans.”

“Congratulations, First National, for being recognized as Best Place to Work for the eighth straight year,” said Alaska Business Vice President and General Manager Jason Martin. “With a total of 20 Best of Alaska Business awards since the contest began in 2016, First National is a great example of what it means to be the Best of Alaska Business.”

Alaska’s community bank since 1922, First National proudly meets the financial needs of Alaskans with ATMs and 28 locations in 19 communities throughout the state, and by providing banking services to meet their needs across the nation and around the world.

In 2022, American Banker recognized First National as a “Best Bank to Work For” for the fifth year running. In the same year, Anchorage Daily News readers voted the bank one of the state’s top three financial institutions for the fourth year in a row in the ADN “Best of Alaska” Awards.

First National Bank Alaska is a Member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender.




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