KEDA PTAC – Upcoming Events!

Contracting Coffee Hour tomorrow, June 7th from 7:30-9am! Kitsap Economic Development Alliance Drop in for Help with Your Government Contracting Questions!  KEDA hosts a monthly Contracting Coffee Hour – an open forum for businesses with questions about contracting with the government, on the first Wednesday of each month. This is your opportunity to meet with  contracting experts, network with other contractors,  discuss common issues/problems, get your contracting questions answered, […] Read more »

Marketing to the Government : What to Give Government Buyers & Primes

DATE CHANGE! Now scheduled for Tuesday, April 25th! Marketing: What to give to Government Buyers and Primes? How does Social Media work in government contracting? Marketing to the public sector is different than marketing to corporate America. This class will help you understand what government buyers and prime contractors want to see from you. Get the tools you need to be successful! The class is […] Read more »

Connecting companies, one Kitsap firm at a time

Ben Anderson for the KPBJ If you grew up in Kitsap County, or possibly lived here most of your life, the county tends to feel like a small community in which you know most of the companies working and thriving around you.  That is exactly how I felt until I moved back home to Bremerton in 2011 and ventured out into the Kitsap business community.  […] Read more »

2 KEDA PTAC Clients firms awarded construction contracts for design-build construction projects for NAVFAC NW

Advanced Technology Construction,*Tacoma, Washington (N44255-17-D-4004); CJW Construction Inc.,* Santa Ana, California (N44255-17-D-4005); Shape Construction Inc.,* Bremerton, Washington (N44255-17-D-4006); Vet Industrial Inc.,* Bremerton, Washington (N44255-17-D-4007); and Weldin Construction LLC,* Palmer, Alaska (N44255-17-D-4008), are each being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple award construction contract for design-build or design-bid-build construction projects located primarily within the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Northwest area of responsibility (AOR). The maximum dollar value […] Read more »

Dec 7th Contracting Coffee Hour discusses small business loans

Drop in for Help with Your Government Contracting Questions! Special guest for December CCH: Erin Sorenson, VP, Business Banking Relationship Manager, Kitsap Bank Erin will have examples of a business plan and business loan requirements and answer your questions about applying for a small business loan. Wednesday, December 7th  7:30 -9:00 am  Walk-ins are welcome but pre-registration is appreciated! KEDA hosts a monthly Contracting Coffee Hour – an open forum […] Read more »

Snapshot of Kitsap Military &  Defense Economy 

Just released! Created by Community Attributes, Inc (CAI) in partnership with KEDA and the Washington Military Alliance  this snapshot details the economic impact of  Kitsap’s Military & Defense economy. More information at: kitsapeda.org/key-industries/defense/ Click here to download. Read more »

Biz Opps: WA PTAC offers new government contracting weekly webinars

Join the conversation: Let’s talk government contracting! What does it take to become a successful government contractor? Washington PTAC is here to answer that question with our new weekly webinar, bringing you information and updates on the top government contracting topics. Click here for more information We’ll be bringing in regional and national experts to talk to you about: • Market research • Legal considerations • Preparing for […] Read more »

2nd Annual Meet the Buyers Outreach Event – July 13th

July 13th, 8:30 am -12:30pm Olympic College Bremerton Meet buyers from local, state and federal agencies. Bring your marketing material! Register now! This event fills up fast! 8:30-9:00am — Registration/sign-in 9:00 – 10:30 am —Presentations by participating agencies 10:30-12:30pm– Meet the Buyers (exhibitor style) NOTE: this will NOT be a match-making event with assigned time slots. Rather, buyers and agency reps will man tables that participants can […] Read more »

May 2016 PTAC Newsletter

Click here for Washington PTAC‘s latest newsletter featuring upcoming government contracting workshops, on-demand training,  prime outreach events, and contracting opportunities. Also, be sure to visit KEDA’s PTAC page for upcoming Kitsap events, workshops and Biz Opps: Read more »

Upcoming Government Contracting Training Opportunities

Training is everything! Upcoming workshops include Government Contracting Essentials, Advanced Workshops & Meet the Buyers events KEDA’s Washington Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) is part of the Washington State PTAC. We provide FREE and confidential business assistance and support to regional businesses in marketing and selling to federal, state and local government agencies and prime contractors.  Follow these links for more information: Kitsap PTAC Info […] Read more »