Native Ways LLC Receives MBE Certification

Native Ways LLC Receives MBE Certification Bellevue, WA-July 27, 2015- Native Ways LLC, a Native American/Veteran owned business, has recently received it’s Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Certification from OMWBE Washington State. Native Ways LLC, doing business as Apachewolf Productions, is a video production company based in Bellevue, WA. Services include video shooting, editing, and streaming. […]

Hattie Kauffman Exhibit Opening and Reception

WHO:     United Indians of All Tribes Foundation WHAT:   Hattie Kauffman Exhibit Opening and Reception WHEN:    Thursday, July 16, 2015 6-9pm WHERE:  Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center               Sacred Circle Gallery               5011 Bernie Whitebear Way                 Seattle, WA 98199 “It’s just another way of telling a story,” says artist, writer, and former network news correspondent Hattie […]

McCanna Law, PLLC now serving Alaska

Press Release 6/9/2015 McCanna Law, PLLC is pleased to announce that Founder – James McCanna, J.D. is now licensed to practice law in Washington and in Alaska. McCanna Law, PLLC offers these services to businesses and the Native community: Employment Law Federal and State contracting Government Regulations Human Resources consult Best Practices Government Audits Litigation […]

Congratulations to InupiaQ Alaska Group, LLC!

We are proud to announce that InupiaQ Alaska Group, LLC  has been awarded their SBA 8(a) Certification! Owned by CEO Buffy Meyer, Iñupiat, InupiaQ Alaska Group is a service and product business, providing quality assurance reporting services, administrative support services, and integrated logistics support services, based out of Palmer, AK. We look forward to watching […]

Welcome Aboard, Cal!

It really is amazing that we keep finding such talented business counselors – and we did it again!!! Native PTAC would like to introduce our newest member of the team: Cal Mukumoto Southern Oregon Senior Business Counselor Cell:541-217-4901 Cal Mukumoto brings to the Native PTAC team  over 35 years of experience in business management. […]

Congratulations to US West Corporation!

We are proud to announce that US West Corporation, owned by Brandon Everett, Chickasaw Nation,  has been awarded their SBA HUBZone Certification! US West Corporation is a heavy industrial electrical and plumbing contracting firm based out of Myrtle Creek, OR. We look forward to watching them grow! S West Corp. 631 S Main St. Myrtle creek, OR […]

Join the Native PTAC Team!

Native PTAC is looking for a part-time Business Counselor to serve our SW Washington & Oregon region! Please review the Job Description, Employment Application and two questions below. Submit completed Resume,  Employment Application and responses to the below questions to include asparagus in the subject line. Please explain your past experience and relationships with Native […]


PRESS RELEASE 1872 FORCE PROTECTION, LLC Office of the Chief Executive Officer Jon D. Panamaroff Office 509.237.2383 Cell 360.558.1851 1872 FORCE PROTECTION, LLC AWARDED SECURITY SUBCONTRACT FOR CHIEF JOSEPH DAM For Immediate Release September 19, 2014 Coulee Dam, WA – 1872 Force Protection, LLC is proud to announce the awarded security subcontract from Doyon […]

SBA Will Continue to Zero Out Fees on Small Dollar Loans, Expands Relief for Larger Loans to Vets

WASHINGTON – The U.S Small Business Administration has announced that fee relief on 7(a) loans of $150,000 or less implemented last year and originally slated to expire on Sept. 30, will be extended through fiscal year 2015. SBA has also announced that fee relief measures for SBA Veterans Advantage will also be renewed as well […]

A New TERO program for the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde

The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde (CTGR) enacted a Tribal Employment Rights (TERO) Ordinance on November 6, 2013. The TERO Ordinance asserts the Tribes sovereign rights to establish Indian and Tribal preference policy, a TERO program and a TERO Commission. The TERO Program is currently recruiting Tribal Member Owned and Indian Owned Businesses (IOB’s) from […]