Kitsap Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Bruce Eremic to Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager of its Bainbridge Island branch. Eremic joined Kitsap Bank in 2010 as a Financial Service Representative; and during his eleven years at the Bank has steadily advanced his career to his most recent position as Assistant Branch Manager of the Bainbridge Branch. Eremic holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Washington and is a recent graduate of the Washington Bankers Association’s Branch Manager Development program. He is committed to his community; serving the last four years as Board Treasurer for Housing Resources Bainbridge.
“Bruce has made significant contributions to the organization. He is a strong leader, and well-deserving of this advancement in his career,” commented Marlene Mitchell, Vice President and Regional Manager. “I am extremely proud of Bruce’s accomplishments and highly confident in his abilities to successfully lead and manage the Bainbridge Island branch.”
Established August 8, 1908, Kitsap Bank is headquartered in Port Orchard, WA, operating 18 locations throughout Western Washington. With over $1.5 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.###