KEDA director on Washington Military Alliance leadership team

Executive leadership team and advisory committee named to spearhead U.S. Department of Defense Office of Economic Adjustment grant activities for Washington State​ OLYMPIA, WA – The Washington Military Alliance (WMA) named four members to serve as their executive leadership team while the organization moves forward as a chartered public-partnership formed to provide a single voice in representing the state’s interests as the U.S. Department of […] Read more »

Maritime Initiatives and Procurement Opportunities Topic of Pacific NW Maritime Defense Luncheon

Kitsap Economic Development Alliance and the Pacific Northwest Defense Coalition are presenting the first annual Pacific NW Maritime Defense Luncheon.  The event brings together military and private sector leaders to discuss current maritime initiatives and procurement opportunities for regional businesses. Date: Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 Time: 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Topic: Maritime Initiatives and Procurement Opportunities Location: Kitsap Conference Center, Bremerton, WA Cost: $50 […] Read more »

KEDA hosts open forum/workshop on Regional Small MACC

Current Open Solicitation for NAVFAC NW for 8(a) Regional Small Multiple Award Construction Contract (MACC) The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance (KEDA) is offering an open forum/workshop to provide assistance  and networking opportunities for businesses who are interested in bidding on the current solicitation for an 8(a) NAVFAC Northwest Regional Small MACC. The solicitation closes on January 21, 2015.  The workshop will take place from 10:00 […] Read more »

KEDA Receives International Economic Development Awards

Kitsap Economic Development Alliance takes home two marketing awards from IEDC.   The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance (KEDA) was recognized for creative marketing by the International Economic Development Council on Monday, October 20, 2014 at the IEDC Annual Conference in Fort Worth Texas. IEDC’s Excellence in Economic Development Awards recognizes the world’s best economic development programs and partnerships, marketing materials, and the year’s most influential […] Read more »

Press Release: KEDA presents Decision Makers II: “The Changing Face of Central Kitsap”

On October 23, from 3:00 to 6:00 PM, the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance (KEDA) will be convening its annual fall event – Decision Makers II – at the Best Western Silverdale Beach Hotel. “The Changing Face of Central Kitsap” will focus on Central Kitsap’s economic and demographic profile, current and planned development projects, and information about Kitsap2035 and the Silverdale Regional Center Plan. Elizabeth Court, […] Read more »

KEDA offering free government contracting workshops

Learn to be Successful as a Subcontractor   BREMERTON, WA  —  The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance (KEDA) is offering free training workshops for small businesses who are interested in expanding their business through government contracting. These free training opportunities are offered by the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance (KEDA) and funded through the Washington Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) program which helps companies find and successfully achieve contracts for work […] Read more »

KEDA Offering FREE Workshops on Government Contracting

April 15, 2014, Bremerton, WA — The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance is offering numerous free training workshops for small businesses who are interested in expanding their business through government contracting. Participants will learn the basics of government contracting from 30-year veteran, Mary Jo Juarez, and Susan Veach, Consultant and President of Accountability Plus, Inc., and various subject matter experts. These free training opportunities are funded […] Read more »

April 8 Business Forum presents: How Kitsap Businesses Compete and Win in the Greater Seattle Market

April 8, 2014 –   7:30-9:00 am Morgan Stanley Conference Center:  Cavalon Building, 2011 Northwest Myhre Road , Silverdale Free Event!  – RSVP at KitsapBusinessForum.com or call: 360.692.6800 The April Kitsap Business Forum will feature a panel discussion moderated by John Powers, KEDA Executive Director, who will interview leaders from three of Kitsap’s most successful businesses that have successfully launched themselves into the local, regional, national and […] Read more »

KEDA announces new Kitsap Connected Video “Collaboration” featuring Western Washington University and Olympic College

PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate Release Bremerton, Wash — Kitsap Economic Development Alliance (KEDA) recently released Collaboration, a video featuring Western Washington University & Olympic College, as the newest addition to Kitsap Connected.  Kitsap Connected is KEDA’s award-winning multi-media marketing campaign that promotes economic development opportunities throughout Kitsap County and across the Greater Puget Sound Region. The video celebrates the collaborative spirit that led to […] Read more »