The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance (KEDA) is a 30 year-old public/private nonprofit 501 (c) (6) corporation founded in June, 1983. Our goal is to attract and retain jobs and investments in this community that generate wealth, enhance the quality of life and embrace future generations.
Our Mission: Through a partnership of business and government, attract and retain primary business to Kitsap County and its individual communities, ensuring healthy growth and a desirable quality of life.
KEDA focuses on attracting investment and pursuing jobs through retention, expansion & recruitment of primary businesses.
KEDA provides free customized services to primary business clients in a confidential manner on challenges related to:
- Market Research and Analysis
- Site Selection
- Government Bidding & Contracting
- Capital Formation
- Workforce Hiring & Training
- Taxes, Regulations & Permitting
- Advanced Manufacturing & Industry Certifications
- B2B and G2B Referral Networking
KEDA promotes economic opportunities throughout Kitsap County by telling the story of Kitsap’s economic composition, character, competitiveness, and integral role in the Central Puget Sound regional economy.
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