Business

Two islanders join HomeStreet Bank

HomeStreet Bank has announced that Jo Dearsley has joined HomeStreet Bank on Bainbridge Island as a customer service supervisor and assistant manager.

  • Sep 8, 2015

Islander named VP at Art Anderson

Eric Engelbrecht has been hired by Art Anderson Associates as the new vice president of the Marine Group.

  • Aug 29, 2015

Washington Federal Bank celebrates with ice cream party

Washington Federal Bank will celebrate the launch of its new Bainbridge Island outpost with an ice cream party from noon to 3 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 28.

  • Aug 28, 2015

Bainbridge Realtor earns Green Designation

Coldwell Banker Bain of Bainbridge Island announces that Rob Avery has been awarded the National Association of Realtors Green Designation. This is the only green real estate professional designation that is recognized by NAR.

  • Aug 3, 2015

Bainbridge’s Best Western earns nationwide praise

Bainbridge’s Best Western hotel has earned kudos all the way from the top.

  • Jul 31, 2015

Avalara leader named top CEO

The co-founder of Avalara recently took home a top-notch award in a May 7 ceremony.

  • May 24, 2015

Next BASE lecture hosted by Mal Warwick

The next edition of the Building a Sustainable Economy (BASE) Lecture Series will feature Mal Warwick, co-author of “The Business Solution to Poverty: Designing Products and Services for Three Billion New Customers.”

  • May 7, 2015

KDOG has guest speaker on talent management

The Kitsap Development Officers Group will meet at noon Tuesday, May 5 at the Poulsbo Library.

  • May 4, 2015

Shared Work officials to explain program at upcoming talk at IslandWood

Experts from a state program that helps employers prevent layoffs will host a meeting on Bainbridge Island this week to explain the program.

  • Apr 22, 2015

Islander earns advisor credential

Soundpoint Consulting is pleased to announce that Kelly Deis of Bainbridge Island has successfully completed the certification process to earn the Certified Exit Planning Advisor credential from the Exit Planning Institute.

  • Apr 18, 2015

Kitsap Business Forum is this week

Business owners are invited to participate in the Kitsap Business Forum from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 14.

  • Apr 13, 2015

The Beach House is expanding this month

Starting this month, the Beach House dinner service will move to the Manor House venue next door.

  • Apr 2, 2015

Next BASE lecture focuses on ‘Community Wealth Building’

The topic of the next BASE lecture is “Community Wealth Building.” The BASE (Building A Sustainable Economy) series continues at 5:30 p.m. Friday, March 13 at the Bainbridge Public Library.

  • Mar 13, 2015

Money coach helps couples start off on the right foot financially

Bainbridge financial expert offers advice for planning ahead.

Bainbridge approves grants to spur tourism

The Bainbridge Island City Council approved $135,000 in Lodging Tax funds at its meeting this week that will be used for projects that either promote tourism on Bainbridge Island, or support the operation of tourism related facilities.

  • Mar 5, 2015

BIDA announces officers for 2015

The Bainbridge Island Downtown Association has announced its board of directors for 2015.

  • Mar 1, 2015

BASE Lecture tackles Washington cannabis biz

Though it's been just two years since Washington state legalized recreational marijuana, the brief passage of time has seen some historically significant changes occur rapidly.

  • Feb 13, 2015

New exercise studio opening early next month

Barrecor, a new exercise studio, will open soon in the Hildebrand Village.

  • Jan 28, 2015

New owner takes over Silver Screen Video

Silver Screen Video may be one of the last of its kind in Kitsap County, but it’s not going anywhere. The video and DVD rental store will carry on under new owner and movie enthusiast, Colin Randall.

J’Aime les Crepes named second in annual TV contest

J’Aime les Crepes, the Kingston-based creperie which opened a second location earlier this year on Madrone Lane, was awarded second place in this year’s KING5 Evening Magazine’s “Best of Western Washington.”

  • Dec 1, 2014