March 18, 2019

Calista Connect Contest Launches

Deadline to Win a Smartphone is April 5

(Anchorage, Alaska) – Calista Corporation introduces the Calista Connect Contest. Shareholders 18 years and older who complete two easy digital options are entered to win. The contest is open now and all entries must be completed by 11:59pm on April 5, 2019 to qualify.

Two lucky Shareholders will each win a grand prize of an unlocked 64GB iPhone XS with an  approximate retail value of $999 per device. Two more lucky Shareholders will each win a second prize of $250.

To enter a Shareholder must register for a account, and also opt to receive electronic Storyknife newsletters. Both options are free and require a valid email address.

Eligible Shareholders who have already completed both options are automatically entered.

“About 8 in 10 new Shareholders have email addresses,” said Calista Corporation Board Chair Robert Beans. “More and more Shareholders are requesting digital services now that they are living in areas with either broadband or cell service. Digital services also provide a very low-cost opportunity for Calista to connect with Shareholders.”

Official rules are at is a secure web portal for Shareholders to access their account to opt for electronic newsletters, update their address or phone, view recent dividends or distributions, and more.


Calista Corporation has about 29,000 Shareholders and is the parent company of more than 30 subsidiaries in the following industries: military defense contracting, construction, real estate, environmental and natural resource development, marine transportation, oil field services and heavy equipment sales, service and rentals. Since 1994, Calista has provided more than $4.6 million in scholarships to its Shareholders and Descendants. Since inception, Calista has declared more than $58 million in dividends and distributions, and $6.5 million in Elders’ Benefit Program distributions to Shareholders. Calista can be found on Facebook and Twitter. If you would like more information or to schedule an interview with Calista Corporation, please contact the communications department at