Olympia food business in the running to win $20,000

Sauerkraut business OlyKraut LLC of Olympia is a semi-finalist in a Kitsap Bank small business competition called edge3 Fund.

The business is one of 16 throughout Western Washington to advance to the semi-final round. The winner of the competition takes home $20,000.

The next stage of the competition begins Friday. That’s when the public can go to and learn more about each business and vote for their favorite.

Voting takes place between Aug. 1 and Aug. 15.

Results of the vote will determine the top five finalists, and then they will square off at a live competition set for Sept. 10 at Harborside Conference Center in Bremerton.

Finalists will pitch their businesses to a panel of judges before a live audience.