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 »

Third Generation Kitsap Business Owner Elected KEDA Board Chair

Ben Anderson, Art Anderson Associates, elected Chair for Kitsap Economic Development Alliance Board of Directors The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance celebrated 2015, looked forward to 2016 and beyond and elected new members to their board of directors at the March 30, 2016 Annual Meeting.  The elections also included a new officer slate of: Ben Anderson, Art Anderson Associates – KEDA Board Chair Monica Blackwood, Rice […] Read more »

July Kitsap Business Forum: Meeting Workforce Needs – Today & Tomorrow

Meeting Today’s and Tomorrow’s Labor Needs to Be Discussed in the Next Kitsap Business Forum July 14th 7:30-9am Kitsap Conference Center, 3rd Floor RSVP now!  The Kitsap Business Forum will present “Meeting Our Workforce Needs Today and Tomorrow” on July 14. David Bryant Mitchell will lead a discussion with several of Kitsap’s key workforce stakeholders: Wendy Brant (SAFE Boats International), Matt Linkemeyer (Applied Technical Systems), Julie […] Read more »

Understanding the Scope, Process of the Federal Marketplace in Kitsap

FEDERAL CONTRACTING – Steve Shapro Because of the presence of large Navy bases in our local area, Federal contracts are an important part of our local economy.   During the last Fiscal Year ending 30 September, over $172 million in contracts were awarded to companies with Kitsap County addresses by Government agencies and the military services.   Local businesses need to understand this marketplace if […] Read more »

ATS Wins Award Supporting Archimedes Global on $2.16B INSCOM IDIQ Contract

 Silverdale, WA – October 8, 2014– Applied Technical Systems, Inc. (ATS) is pleased to announce an award supporting Archimedes Global, Incorporated, a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, on the restricted suite of the Army Intelligence and Security Command’s (INSCOM) Global Intelligence (GI) Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) acquisition, valued at up to $2.16 billion dollars over five years. This acquisition will provide responsive, competitive […] 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 »

Kitsap Business Forum – How Kitsap Businesses Win within the Greater Seattle Market

April 8, 2014 – 7:30 – 9:00am – Kitsap Business Forum Join  KEDA Executive Director, when he interviews Kitsap business leaders from three of Kitsap’s most successful businesses that have successfully launched themselves into the local, national and global markets:            Bob Guyt, Principal, Rice Fergus Miller  Ed Hallda, VP Strategic Development, Applied Technical Systems  Steve Hayes, VP Sales, Watson April […] Read more »

ATS extends reach through KEDA

As a responsible employer, Applied Technical Systems (ATS) makes a concerted effort to get involved in the communities it serves. KEDA has been an invaluable resource for ATS to accomplish this objective.  KEDA has been instrumental in helping ATS connect with key business members of Kitsap and the Greater Seattle region and seek new business opportunities through the PTAC program.  In addition to helping our business […] Read more »

ATS to develop high-capacity database for Navy researchers

AUGUST 29, 2013 @ 12:05AM    KPBJ Silverdale-based Applied Technical Systems was recently notified of its status as a successful offeror under the Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) program for the company’s proposal to develop a Scalable, Secure Associative Database for the Office of Naval Research. In its proposed approach, ATS describes the design and development of a distributed associative database that would be built using open, […] Read more »