The Port of Tacoma has announced it will host its annual breakfast on Tues., April 24 between 7:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. at Hotel Murano, located at 1320 Broadway Plaza in downtown Tacoma. According to a statement released Monday, the Port is poised to launch into the future with a new look and new direction. Attendees will learn about a new strategic plan that aims to set the course for success in a highly competitive industry and be among the first to see the Port’s new brand. The keynote speaker is Peter Tirschwell, senior vice president of strategy at UBM Global Trade and Journal of Commerce columnist. He will discuss current industry trends and prospects for the future. The Port will also recognize its Summit Award winners. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Seating is limited. Reserve online at http://www.wtcta.org/connect/upcoming-events/registration-page?ee=55 by Tues., April 17. For assistance reserving a seat, contact Mariam Anderson at World Trade Center Tacoma at (253) 396-1022 ext. 103 or firstname.lastname@example.org . Limited paid parking is available at the hotel. Parking attendants will accept your $5 cash payment for self-parking at the entrance to the hotel lots. Guests also may use a credit card to pay $8 for hotel parking at a ticket pay station. Additional parking is available on surrounding streets. For more information, visit http://www.portoftacoma.com .
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Nominate stellar Port of Tacoma customers, tenants for Summit Awards (02/07/12) — http://tacomadailyindex.com/portals-code/list.cgi?paper=88&cat=23&id=2110881&more=0