Economic Vitality for All — in One Spectacular Place!
OUR MISSION: To facilitate healthy economic growth and investments that support livable, resilient communities, fueled by innovation and the diverse people and businesses of Kitsap.
Through a partnership of business and government, KEDA provides free customized services to business clients in a confidential manner on challenges related to:
- Market Research and Analysis
- Site Selection
- Government Bidding & Contracting
- Capital Formation
- Workforce Hiring & Training
- Taxes, Regulations & Permitting
- Advanced Manufacturing & Industry Certifications
- B2B and G2B Referral Networking
All services are provided in a confidential manner at no cost to you!
Statistical Data – KEDA provides key market research & analysis for your business, including demographics, labor availability, wages, taxes, housing costs and more.
Site Location – KEDA maintains information regarding building, land and build-to-suit facility availability. Click here for property search tool
Site Visit Assistance – KEDA can arrange hotel accommodations, tours and ground transportation, and schedule interviews with local agencies and potential employees.
Permitting – KEDA can provide introductions and/or follow up for new and expanded facility needs.
Workforce Recruitment and Training – KEDA can assist with finding and training employees by coordinating involvement with appropriate educational institutions and government entities.
Referral Network – KEDA is part of a local and state network of business assistance agencies and can provide referrals and introductions to partners with expertise in funding, exporting, business plan analysis and more.
PTAC Center – KEDA provides professional and experienced business counseling for companies seeking or wishing to expand government contracts. Click here for more information.
The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance (KEDA) is a 40 year-old public/private nonprofit 501 (c) (6) corporation founded in June, 1983.