"Is Heather's Choice a lifestyle brand?" I guess the answer would have to be YES! It was an honor to bring together some of our employees, ambassadors, affiliates, and board members for our first company retreat! We spent two days and one night in the Alaskan backcountry rafting, eating, playing campfire games and getting to know each other. I know I made many memories that won't be quick to fade!
(Above) The team assembles Thursday afternoon at the train stop in Girdwood, AK. Photo by John Whipple, 60th Parallel Adventures.
(Above) Our destination; Spencer Glacier! Photo by Micah Ness, Silverline Films.
(Above) Board members Rachael Miller and Katherine Jernstrom collected glacier ice for evening beverages. Rachael is an assistant professor at Alaska Pacific University's Institute of Business & Public Policy where she teaches marketing and entrepreneurship. Katherine is co-founder of The Boardroom here in Anchorage and an active entrepreneur and investor. We are HONORED to have both of these amazing women on our Board of Directors.
(Above) Time to play! Heather guided some afternoon cruises between the 'bergs around Spencer Glacier. Photo by Samuel Rohl.
(Above) We played campfire games under the midnight solstice sun! Photo by Kurt Martonik.
(Above) Friday morning, after a thorough safety briefing from Heather, the crew piled in to an assortment of boats and packrafts. Photo by Beau Martonik.
(Above) Mel and Chris pass the Packaroons from one Alpaca Raft to another! Photo by Micah Ness, Silverline Films.
(Above) Paige and Cody of Squid Acres Kennel exchange Packaroons during our lunch break on Friday. Photo by Micah Ness, Silverline Films.
(Above) Katherine with her custom Heather's Choice Yeti mug and Chris munching on some Black Espresso Packaroons. Photo by John Whipple, 60th Parallel Adventures.
(Above) Captain Heather guides the team back to Girdwood, Alaska Friday afternoon. Mission successful! A big thank you to everyone that joined us for this incredibly special trip!! And an extra special thank you for the photographers that contributed these amazing images!