Kitsap Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Janet Silcott to Vice President, Senior Marketing Officer. Silcott joined Kitsap Bank nearly 15 years ago as Marketing Coordinator, and has since steadily advanced her career. In 2011, Janet was promoted to Assistant Vice President, Marketing Officer. She holds a B.A. in English and Technical Communications from Eastern Washington University, and has a certificate in Marketing with a Concentration in Social Media and Web Analytics from the University of California, Los Angeles Extension Campus. Janet is also a 2016 graduate of the Washington Bankers Association Executive Development Program, a twelve-month curriculum designed to teach and develop participants in strategic planning, financial management and communications skills.
“Janet is a valued and trusted member of our Kitsap Bank family,” stated Shannon Childs, Senior Vice President/Chief Marketing Officer. “We have come to rely heavily on her excellent creative and communications talent, as well as her proven technical and project management skills. Janet was a key contributor to Kitsap Bank’s recent rebranding success and to our ongoing digital marketing efforts. We are truly proud to have her on our team.”
An active community member, Silcott supports numerous Kitsap Bank-sponsored events and is a parent volunteer with North Kitsap School District, Martha & Mary, Poulsbo Piranha Swim Team, North Kitsap Little League, and is a member of Suquamish Elementary PTSA and Poulsbo Middle School PTA.
Established August 8, 1908, Kitsap Bank is headquartered in Port Orchard, WA, operating 21 locations throughout Western Washington. With over $1 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 is ranked the 12th largest bank based in the State of Washington and is the sixth 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 www.kitsapbank.com and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.###