The origins of Sitka are lost in time. Though often referred to as the capital of colonial Russian America, New Archangel, Sitka, has its beginnings as a major Tlingit Indian Village. “Shee Atika”, which translates roughly as “settlement on the outside of Shee (“Shee” being the Tlingit name of Baranof Island)”, was established between approximately 10,000 years ago.

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The Sitka Convention & Visitors Bureau (SCVB) is requesting qualification proposals for the Destination Branding Services & Downtown Pedestrian Signage Project from companies with proven success in branding and wayfinding systems. Candidates are asked to submit proposals in person or via mail by 4 pm on Thursday, April 24th to the SCVB office at 303 Lincoln St. #4, Sitka, AK, 99835. To review the full RFQ and submission details, click on the DOWNLOAD SITKA BRANDING RFQ link below. Questions can be directed to Tonia Rioux at, or by calling 907-747-5940.


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