AK coffee boss: Born in Vietnam and raised in Seattle, Dale moved to Alaska on a whim for a temporary job and never looked back. He’s now the chief finance officer at Kaladi Brothers Coffee.
AK connections: “In Alaska, we’re all connected one way or another, and it’s those small connections that lead to great things for our state.”
Catalyst for kindness: Kaladi launched its New Year’s Day of Giving over 25 years ago as a way to give back to the community. “On New Year’s Day every year, we donate our sales to a local cause. It’s such a great way to give back and we’re proud to be a part of it.”
Dale Tran will be remembered for his extraordinary kindness and generosity. His example will continue to inspire us all to be catalysts for community. -- The GCI Team
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