Biz Opps: Orion & KEDA host info session on NBK project

SUBCONTRACTOR BIDS REQUESTED  Orion Government Services, LLC requests quotes from subcontractors, service providers and suppliers including: Small Business (SB), Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB), Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), HUBZone Small Business (HUBZone), Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB), and Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) for a variety of bid packages associated with the: NAVFAC NORTHWEST P-834 SEAWOLF CLASS SERVICE PIER EXTENSION PROJECT NAVAL BASE […] Read more »

Register now for Alliance Northwest Government Contracting Training & Outreach Event

Alliance Northwest 2018 – Early Bird Registration Ends Soon March 15, 2018  | 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Puyallup, WA Register Now! What is Alliance Northwest? Alliance Northwest is the largest business-to-government conference in the Pacific Northwest. This event features keynote speakers, high quality workshops, and matchmaking sessions with government agencies and prime contractors. Who Should Attend? • Businesses interested in selling to the government and prime contractors […] Read more »

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 »

Entering 2018 Kitsap’s Future is Bright – Role in Robust Region Expanding

A message from KEDA  Executive Director, John Powers Business leaders across the Country, and around the Globe, are keenly aware of the Seattle market’s red-hot economy, and the historic rate at which our regional population and economy are growing. Seattle is undergoing an urban technology expansion of historic proportions. Every major technology company maintains operations in the Seattle market . . . or has plans […] Read more »

Please tell us how we did! Participate in our event survey

We would like to hear from you! We had a record crowd for our Decision Makers II event “Kitsap-the next tech HOTSPOT?” and now we would like to hear from you. We appreciate your comments and suggestions and your responses to this brief survey will help shape future events and ensure that we are presenting information that matters to you! Thanks for taking the time […] Read more »

Upcoming government contracting classes and events!

Overhead Pricing   August 16th  9 am – noon KEDA Conference Room Overhead costs are often the highest price component of your proposal. What are the standards in creating pricing? The class is presented by KEDA’s PTAC counselor, Mary Jo Juarez, and Mona Carlson, a retired Government Contracting Officer with NAVFAC with extensive experience with contract/modification pricing and negotiations of construction contracts. Please pre-register here: https://washingtonptac.ecenterdirect.com/events/850777 […] Read more »

Poulsbo Old City Hall Site Plan application

City of Poulsbo Planning and Economic Development requests comments on Old City Hall Apartments through August 11th. Application materials relating to Old City Hall Apartments  are available at the following link for your review, available until July 28, 2017: https://we.tl/R2vlnopadz The proposal is to redevelop the old City Hall site with a new four-story mixed use building with underbuilding parking. The structure will have 7,500 square feet of […] Read more »

Business Startups: Roadmap to register & license your business in Washington

Resources for starting your business Starting a business is a big decision. If you’ve never owned a business before, you may be unaware of all the things you need to do to get your business going. Careful planning and research will improve your chances of success. The Washington State Governor’s Office for Regulatory Innovation and Assistance (ORIA) helps people navigate Washington’s environment and business regulatory […] Read more »

Biz Opps: WSDOT Free Training & Biz Opps

Free WSDOT Contracting Training Video Links Recent WSDOT Support Services Training Classes – Project Agreements, Administrative Considerations For Bidding, Complete General Estimating, Complete Scheduling and Workflow Management *new Federal Prevailing Wage – Davis Bacon, Business Plan Development, Accounting & Understanding Financial Statements SCORE Small Business Video Tutorials Cash Flow – UW Tacoma VIBE Brown Bag Session EIW Contractor University Free IRS Webinars https://www.irs.gov/businesses/small-businesses-self-employed/webinars-for-small-businesses-1 Attention all Washington […] Read more »