Every month, business leaders come together to hear from and share with experts on how to grow, manage, and improve their businesses. All Forums are held at the Morgan Stanley Conference room from 7:30 – 9:00 A.M. (Click here for a map)

 

We’re from Government and We’re Here to Help

August 12, 2014

From Left to Right: Congressman Kilmer, Commissioner Streissguth, Mayor Lent, and John Powers on the panel for Kitsap Business Forum

From Left to Right: Congressman Kilmer, Commissioner Streissguth, Mayor Lent, and John Powers

John Powers leads a panel of elected officials who represent Kitsap on the local, state and federal levels: Mayor Patty Lent, City of Bremerton; Kitsap County Commissioner Linda Streissguth; and Congressman Derek Kilmer.
What you will learn:
  • How government decisions impact your business
  • How you can help influence government decisions
  • Why public involvement is necessary for a strong business climate
  • Where to turn when you need assistance
  • What public/private partnerships look like today

Who Should Attend?

  • Business leaders interested in expanding their market
  • Businesses who want to hear the answers from the government’s perspective
  • Individuals interested in growing Kitsap’s economy


 

The Changing Landscape of Healthcare in Kitsap

September 9, 2014

—Representatives from Harrison Medical Center

 

Three Spheres of Sustainability: People, Profit & Planet

October 14, 2014

Panel of Local Experts to Include Steve Rice, Principal of Rice Fergus Miller, Tony George, President & COO of Kitsap Bank and Melissa Reeves, Fresh Start Manager of Harrison Medical Center

 

The Art of Being a Psychologically Healthy Leader

Developing Employees, Engaging Collaborative Partners, and Delighting Customers

November 11, 2014

Workshop Presentation by Dora Summers Ewing of Exideo Consulting

 

“Collaborative Leadership in Kitsap—Where are we now?”

December 9, 2014

World Café with participants of the Kitsap Business Forum