WHO: Seattle Southside Visitor Services, the official tourism department for the cities of Tukwila, SeaTac, Kent and Des Moines. 

WHAT: Annual Tourism Networking Meeting hosted by Seattle Southside Visitor Services in celebration of the organization’s 10 years in the industry. The evening will feature KING5 Evening Magazine’s Meeghan Black as MC, annual report by Seattle Southside’s Program Director Katherine Kertzman, as well as delicious food, a no-host bar and event prizes.

WHEN: Wednesday, February 8, 2012; 4-7 p.m.

4-4:15 p.m.: Check-in

4:15-5:30 p.m.: Annual Report Presentation

5:30-7 p.m.: Networking                          

WHERE: Seattle Airport Marriott

3201 S 176thSt. SeaTac, WA 98188

DETAILS: On Wednesday, February 8, Seattle Southside Visitor Services (SSVS) will host the Annual Tourism Network Meeting at the Seattle Airport Marriott. In celebration of SSVS’s 10thAnniversary, the event will feature an insightful look at the past, present and future of Seattle Southside Tourism hosted by Katherine Kertzman, program director of SSVS, and Event MC Meeghan Black, host of KING5 Evening Magazine.  Guests will enjoy appetizers, a no-host bar and prize giveaways that include a Sony Cyber-shot digital camera.                           

The Annual Tourism Networking Meeting will take place from 4-7 p.m. Registration is $25 per person. For additional information or to register, please visit www.seattlesouthside.com/tnm or call 206-241-2000.

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About Seattle Southside Visitor Services

Seattle Southside Visitor Services (SSVS) is the leading tourism and marketing organization in South King County. The program offered jointly by the Cities of Tukwila, SeaTac, Kent and Des Moines, is responsible for competitively marketing the area as an ideal travel destination for tourists who wish to explore Western Washington. For more information, please visit www.seattlesouthside.com.