Press Releases

 
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.
11/13/2013
Meagan McGuire joins Seattle Southside staff.
08/27/2013
Video features family road trip, couple on romantic retreat and girls’ weekend getaway.
 

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