You can still register for our 2018 Economic Forecast

Registration ends January 22nd at noon! The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance hosts the 20th Annual Decision Makers Breakfast on Tuesday,January 30th from 7:30 10:00 a.m. at the Suquamish Clearwater Casino & Resort. Breakfast service begins at 7:00am. This year’s economic forecast will be delivered by Hart Hodges, Director of Western Washington University’s Center for Economic and Business Research. Additional highlights: Mayoral Panel discuss Kitsap’s response to […] Read more »

KRL makes lynda.com online learning free and accessible to KRL members!

Kitsap Regional Libraries is pleased to announce that lynda.com is now free and accessible to anyone with a Kitsap Regional Library card! What is Lynda.Com? Lynda.com is an online learning site that hosts a constantly growing library of over 3,000 courses and 130,000 instructional videos delivered by expert instructors. Brush up on popular professional computer applications like Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite or master a […] Read more »

Bremerton’s Art Anderson Associates highlighted

Quietly building on big engineering ideas Kevin Dwyer, For Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal BREMERTON — Art Anderson Associates may be one of Kitsap County’s most successful companies that nobody has heard of. The naval architectural and marine engineering firm — which passed its 60th anniversary in business this year — is holed up in a non-descript two-story brick building at 200 Pacific Ave., across the […] Read more »

Bremerton’s Critical Informatics releases new tool to help network owners identify vulnerabilities

Critical Informatics Releases Continuous Vulnerability Identification (CVI), Automating Network Vulnerability Scans and Reporting CVI automates network vulnerability scanning, enables scheduling, reduces cost, improves security and compliance SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Critical Informatics, a leader in cybersecurity Managed Detection and Response services, announced the launch of their Continuous Vulnerability Identification (CVI) service, an automated scan that detects and reports on application, system, and host vulnerabilities. The service is operated […] Read more »

Olympic College ranked in top 10 of Military Times Best Community Colleges for 2018

VIENNA, VA – Military Times announced its Military Times Best: Colleges 2018 rankings, formerly known as Best for Vets. In their eighth year, the rankings factor in the results of Military Times’ annual survey, the most comprehensive school-by-school assessment of veteran and military student services and rates of academic achievement. Olympic College placed ninth among community colleges listed in the annual rankings. “We are honored […] Read more »

Honoring one of our technology leaders

Monica Blackwood, Vice Chair, KEDA Board of Directors; Principal, Rice Fergus Miller 〉 Guest column for the KPBJ OC Alumni Association and KEDA honor Nathan Evans with Distinguished Alum Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Advancement of Local Economic and Community Development Work Technology is a hot topic in Kitsap County, and was the focus of KEDA’s October 26th Decision Maker’s II event.  A record crowd […] Read more »

Did you attend DMII: Kitsap – the next tech HOTSPOT?

Download the “The Pillars of Technology” and learn about our first tech meetup! A record crowd attended Decision Makers II, KEDA’s annual fall event, which took place on Thursday, October 26th at Kiana Lodge. The program “Kitsap-the next tech HOTSPOT?” featured two engaging and lively panel discussions, a rousing address from Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib, and insights on the state’s role in tech from special […] Read more »

News Release: Microsoft’s Nathan Evans Honored at Annual Fall Event on October 26th

THE OLYMPIC COLLEGE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION & KITSAP ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ALLIANCE CELEBRATE LOCAL LEADER FOR OUTSTANDING SERVICE Microsoft’s Nathan Evans Honored at Annual Fall Event on October 26th [Monday, October 30, 2017, Kitsap County, WA]  In partnership with The Olympic College Alumni Association (OCAA), Kitsap Economic Development Alliance (KEDA) announced important news on Thursday, October 26th, at the Decision Makers II event at Kiana Lodge, Suquamish.  The 2017 […] Read more »

Who will win the $20,000 edg3 FUND?

Kitsap Bank realizes one of the biggest barriers for entrepreneurs is lack of funding, so they are offering $20,000 through its edg3 FUND small business competition to help entrepreneurs dedicated to growing our local community economically, socially and environmentally. Thursday November 17, 5:30pm Kitsap Conference Center 100 Washington Avenue, Bremerton, WA Register now through Brown Paper Tickets   Congratulations 2017 edg3 FUND Finalists:   Who will win […] Read more »

Last day to register! Sign up now for: Kitsap-the next tech HOTSPOT?

DMII 2017: Kitsap-the next tech HOTSPOT? will share information on technology developments in Kitsap with a focus on nurturing a healthy tech economy in Kitsap County. The program which features renown technology leaders and innovators who will explore issues and progress surrounding workforce and talent development, regional connectivity and infrastructure, entrepreneurship, and how how you can keep up with tech in YOUR business! (Click here […] Read more »