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Gitxsan Development Corporation's mission:
To create profitable, sustainable economic development that leads to job creation and training opportunities, ultimately creating economic resilience for the Gitxsan people.
Award winning Gitxsan Development Corporation (GDC) is the economic vehicle through which the Gitxsan people will exercise their rights affirmed in the landmark Delgamuukw Supreme Court Judgment (1997) on their 33,000sq km traditional territory. It is the holding company for Gitxsan enterprise and is governed by a board of directors appointed by the Trustees of the Gitxsan Lipgyet Trust. The Directors manage GDC and oversee each of its operating subsidiaries.
GDC belongs to the Gitxsan people. GDC's winning approach is unique to the business world, melding the traditional governance of the Gitxsan, to the contemporary needs of global businesses.
GDC focuses on improving the Gitxsan economy while following the community’s values.
The Latest News
August 14, 2018
The Career Discoveries students designed and built the replica of the house, picket fence and mai...
May 30, 2018
Hazelton, BC. A proposed wood pellet production plant in Hazelton continues to take steps forward...
April 05, 2018
Along with other national business leaders, Rick Connors is a guest spe...
October 12, 2017
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Aboriginal BEST Info Sessions happening today and tomorrow! Come on out to learn about this training that will help you start and/or grow your own business. Today, August 15th @ 4pm at the Gitxsan Chiefs Office in Old Hazelton. Tomorrow, August 16th @ 1pm at the ABE building in Gitwangak. (HR Manager, Tracey Woods will also be at this Info Session for those from Gitwangak and area who have applied for jobs and need to give her copies of certifications.) Bruce Lacroix will be at the sessions:…Read more