April 22, 2019

Calista Connect Contest Winners Announced

Calista Connect Contest Winners Announced

(Anchorage, Alaska) – Calista (cha-LIS-tuh) Corporation announces the winners of the Calista Connect Contest. Two grand prize winners will each receive an iPhone XS (unlocked 64GB, with estimated value of $999) and 2 second prize winners will each receive $250.

The contest winners are as follows:

  • iPhone XS winners – Pavilla T. Bayayok Jr. (Bethel), Gilbert J. Alirkar (Bethel)
  • $250 winners – Elaine J. Hoelscher (Anchorage), Melanie W. Delarosa (Mountain Village)

More than 3,200 Shareholders qualified for the Calista Connect Contest, which closed April 5, 2019. To enter a Shareholder was required to register for a account and opt-in to receive electronic Storyknife newsletters. Both options are free and require a valid email address. Eligible Shareholders who completed both options before the close date were automatically entered. is a free Shareholder web portal. Registration allows Shareholders at least 18 years old to securely access their Shareholder account. Address and phone updates can be made, dividend history can be viewed, and more.


Calista Corporation has over 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 $64.7 million in dividends and distributions, and $6.5 million in Elders’ Benefit Program distributions to Shareholders. Calista can be found on Facebook and Twitter.

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