Kitsap Bank is pleased to announce that Amber Burton has been promoted to Marketing Officer. Burton has been with Kitsap Bank for nearly ten years, having initially started her career in Retail Banking in the Bremerton area. She later served on the IT Department’s Help Desk before joining the Marketing Team over five years ago. Burton has capably grown in her many responsibilities, administering the bank’s Community Connections program, KB Cares employee recognition program, and overseeing all of the bank’s event planning efforts. Her new role will come with responsibilities in digital marketing, advertising and data analytics, among other duties.
“Amber is a tremendous asset to our team, and we are excited to see her continue to grow her career at Kitsap Bank” states Janet Silcott, Vice President & Marketing Director, “She is a highly capable marketing professional who demonstrates an extraordinary level of dedication to her co-workers, Kitsap Bank’s customers and the community. She is well-deserving of this promotion.”
Established August 8, 1908, Kitsap Bank is headquartered in Port Orchard, WA, operating 18 locations throughout Western Washington. With over $1.7 billion in assets, the Bank provides a full range of financial services to commercial and individual clients. Kitsap Bank has been named a Preferred Lender by the U.S. Small Business Administration, and a Corporate Philanthropist by the Puget Sound Business Journal. Kitsap Bank was awarded the 2019 National Association of Secretaries of State Medallion, as part of the Corporations for Communities Award Program and received the Manufacturing Award for Innovation by the Association of Washington Businesses for the edg3 FUND Small Business Competition. Kitsap Bank’s Edg3 FUND was also recognized by the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines in 2015 with their Strong Communities Award. Kitsap Bank is ranked the 15th largest bank based in the State of Washington and is the fifth largest women-owned business, according to the Puget Sound Business Journal. The Bank was named Family-Owned Business of the Year in 2015 by Seattle Business magazine and has a 5 Star rating from BauerFinancial Inc. For more information, visit kitsapbank.com and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.###