So who is this Michael Arbuckle?

By | January 9th, 2017|Categories: About, Social Impact, Sustainability|Tags: , , , , |

How would you describe your role with NAI-BSI? I am a Director and stockholder of NAI-BSI.  That means ensuring, along with my fellow directors and staff, that NAI-BSI is profitable and sustainable to its stock holders, to its employees and to its supply partners.  While I am engaged in all aspects of NAI business, my particular [...]

Sitting down with President and founder Jerry Knecht

By | October 4th, 2016|Categories: Social Impact, Sustainability|Tags: , , , , , |

This week, we get some perspective from Jerry. Let's see what we can learn from his experience in the northeast, Indonesia and everywhere in-between. Once you exited the New England fisheries, which fisheries did you examine for your next phase of work and why did you choose Indonesia? Prior to completely exiting, we had been in [...]

Founder and Principal Jerry Knecht featured as a panelist at the Economist’s regional fisheries conference

By | August 15th, 2016|Categories: Social Impact, Sustainability|Tags: , , , , , , |

Jerry presented the progress of our community-based fishery management model at the recent South-East Asia and Pacific Regional Fisheries Summit in Indonesia. The Economist convened a group of investors, government representatives, non-profit organizations and multi-lateral agencies to discuss how to drive investment in sustainable fisheries. The integrated fishery model quickly became a focal point in discussing [...]