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Maritime Industry Forecast Breakfast

  • CenturyLink Field, West Club Lounge (map)
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General admission tickets are $65 each with $650 for a table of 10.
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For the past five years, business, labor, community organization and government leaders have attended the annual Maritime Industry Economic Forecast Breakfast. The breakfast provides a tremendous opportunity to address the opportunities and challenges facing the region’s maritime and fishing industries. It also serves to showcase the important contribution of the King County maritime and fishing industries to the region’s economy and quality of life. In 2016, nearly 350 people attended the breakfast.
Seattle Propeller Club, Port of Seattle, North Seattle Industrial Association, Seattle Marine Business Coalition, Marine Exchange of Puget Sound, Northwest Marine Trade Association, Pacific Merchant Shipping Association, and King County maritime businesses.
8-10 a.m., on Friday, November 17, during Pacific Marine Expo at the CenturyLink Field Events Center. Your breakfast includes free admission to the West Coast’s largest commercial marine and fishing trade show. Please register for the Expo to ensure you have a free name badge for the breakfast and the Expo.
VADM Fred Midgette, U.S. Coast Guard, Pacific Area Commander – confirmed
City of Seattle Mayor Elect – confirmed
Tim Engle, President, Saltchuk - confirmed
Port of Tacoma Commissioner Clare Petrich, NW Seaport Alliance Update - confirmed
Workforce Development 2018

  • Washington Rep. Gael Tarleton - confirmed
  • Nicole Grant, Executive Secretary-Treasurer, M.L. King County Labor Council – invited
  • Sarah Scherer, Youth Maritime Collaborative, 2018 Maritime Intern Program - confirmed

The Economic Value of Alaska’s Seafood Industry Study – Andy Wink, The McDowell Group – confirmed
Program Participants
Joshua Berger, Director of Maritime, State of Washington
Susan Chesney, President, Seattle Propeller Club
Jerry Fraser, Publisher, WorkBoat and National Fisherman magazines
John Lockwood, President, Seattle Marine Business Coalition
Eugene Wasserman, President, North Seattle Industrial Association
Gold Sponsorship - $1,000
10 tickets for a table at the breakfast with preferred table location, recognition by the breakfast emcee and company logo on the event PowerPoint presentation. Logo will also be in mailings to promote breakfast attendance.
In addition, company logo on a full-page ad in Pacific Marine Expo program; on a banner in the Pacific Marine Expo registration area; on the King County Maritime website; and, on the brochure distributed at the breakfast.
Silver Sponsorship - $500
5 tickets for the breakfast with preferred seating, recognition by the breakfast emcee and company name on the event PowerPoint presentation. Logo will also be in mailings to promote breakfast attendance.
In addition, company name on the brochure distributed at the breakfast and your logo on the King County Maritime website.
Please make checks payable to:
Seattle Propeller Club
100 West Harrison Street, Suite S-560
Seattle, WA 98119
For further information or sponsorship:
Ken Saunderson, Seattle Propeller Club Program Coordinator or (206) 282-6858

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