Meet the Owner

  • Meet the Owner

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    Kristal Thomas

    CEO & President

    Kristal Thomas, owner and CEO of the Bremerton Express office, has been a part of this community since 2007. She moved here after a brief weekend visit in which she fell in love with the area and wanted to put down her roots in Kitsap County. In addition to being a local small business owner, Kristal is also very active in the community. She is the Past Chairman of the Silverdale Chamber of Commerce, Chair of the Kitsap Business Forum and Host on The Heartbeat of Kitsap Podcast and Past Treasurer for the Alliance of Women Owned Businesses. She also holds active memberships with; Bremerton Chamber of Commerce, Kitsap Home Builders Association, American Staffing Association and Association of Washington Business.

    Kristal came from a background in Sales and Leadership and is uniquely suited to thrive in the HR & staffing industry. Supporting businesses across North America to thrive and grow in the areas of sales, communication, inventory control, hiring, training, systems, processes and leadership. She very much looks forward to putting these skills to work in your business. Kristal enjoys working with small to medium sized business owners and leaders to help them streamline their hiring process, save money and reduce stress!

    The Bremerton Express Employment Professionals office began operation in 1987 with original owners Wayne & Phyllis Sargent and passed ownership to Kristal Thomas in June of 2014. We serve Kitsap County and surrounding areas, including Puget Sound Naval Base Kitsap and placed 5,081 workers at 1,891 companies in 2019!

    Our staff has worked closely with local businesses to understand their workforce needs and to provide the most qualified candidates in commercial, administrative and professional positions for short and long-term assignments. As a full service staffing provider, our solutions include, evaluation hire, direct hire, temporary and contract staffing, professional search and HR services. Plus, we're an ISO 9001:2008 registered business so our customers know that we are committed to quality service. We help job seekers find work and we help businesses find great and productive employees.

    Because we are members of this community, working always to be a trusted HR resource for small and medium sized businesses we have a vested interest in our city and want to help the people and businesses of Kitsap County thrive and grow together.


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