Press Releases

 
01/27/2015
The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (SSRTA), is pleased to announce the Board of Directors for the newly created public corporation and separate legal entity which will manage increased funding and tourism promotion activities for the cities of Des Moines, SeaTac and Tukwila.
01/23/2015
Fans invited to line route on South 188th Street in SeaTac.
10/15/2014
SeaTac City Council members voted last night to establish the Seattle Southside Tourism Promotion Area (TPA) and charter the Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (SSRTA), a public corporation and separate legal entity which will manage increased funding and tourism promotion activities for the cities of Des Moines, SeaTac and Tukwila.
10/06/2014
The City of SeaTac announced the mandatory annual adjustments to the City's Minimum Employment Standards Ordinance for Hospitality and Transportation Industry Employers.
07/30/2014
Seattle Southside Visitor Services recently released a study determining the conversion rate of visitors who inquired about Seattle Southside and were influenced to stay in the region.
07/23/2014
Twenty-eight industry professionals have earned the Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) designation, the only integrated executive program specifically designed for the Destination Marketing industry.
06/26/2014
Seattle Southside Visitor Services executive receives distinguished tourism industry accreditation.
06/23/2014
Storm Visits Tyee High School in SeaTac; Event Open to the Public
02/26/2014
The annual study, compiled by research firm Dean Runyan Associates, shows the best year on record for visitor spending, local and state tax receipts and tourism employment.
02/10/2014
New Visitor Center is now open and expects to serve millions of visitors each year.
 

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