Seattle, Wash. (Mar. 9, 2015) – Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (SSRTA), the official tourism and destination marketing organization for the cities of Des Moines, SeaTac and Tukwila, in conjunction with the Board of Directors, is pleased to announce it is now accepting applications to join the Seattle Southside Sales & Marketing Advisory Committee.

Board committee members are asked to play an active role in SSRTA’s strategic planning and programing and to volunteer to serve on work groups.

Committee member investment and involvement will include the following activities:

·        Participate in 8-12 committee meetings per year (quarterly in person, the others may be by phone)

·        Attend annual Sales & Marketing Committee retreat (Fall)

·        Attend annual Tourism Networking Meeting (Spring)

·        Attend other SSRTA member events as planned

·        Travel to meetings held at various locations in Seattle Southside

The committee will be co-chaired by board members Ken Stockdale, General Manager of Crowne Plaza Seattle Airport, and David Sullivan, General Manager of Cedarbrook Lodge.

Applications are due by June 1, 2015. The application can be found here.

About Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (SSRTA) is the official tourism and marketing organization in South King County. The program offered jointly by the cities of SeaTac, Tukwila, 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 or call 877-885-9452.

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MEDIA CONTACT:                 

Ashley Comar
Marketing & Communications Manager
Direct: 206-575-0627 / 206-575-2489
Email: Ashley@seattlesouthside.com