Join the EDB for Our 2017 Annual Meeting

    WHEN: Wednesday, March 1, 2017 from 11:15 AM to 1:30 PM

    WHERE: Greater Tacoma Convention Center – 1500 Broadway Tacoma, WA 98402

    Registration is fast and secure.

    The festivities start at 11:15 a.m. with check-in and networking, lunch at 12:00 noon, and adjournment at 1:30 p.m.

    As always, we anticipate tables and seats to sell quickly, so early registration is strongly recommended.

    Advance registration and pre-payment is required.

    CLICK HERE to register NOW!

    CLICK HERE for more information about sponsorship of the event. Gold and Silver level sponsorships are still available, as well as custom packages. 

    We expect 500 – 600 community leaders at this signature event for the South Sound. We’ll be unveiling of the Excellent 10 List for 2016, annual business retention and recruitment results, and the winner of the Golden Shovel Award.

    We will welcome Bill Conerly, PhD who will present “Conerly on the Economy: Business Challenges and Opportunities in 2017”

    Dr. Conerly is a highly regarded advisor to businesses and institutions looking for an expert who can apply economics to real world problems. He is a savvy, funny, provocative speaker who will leave you asking for more. His clients include Columbia Bank, Wells Fargo Bank, Nike, Boeing and hundreds of others.

    An executive from UBS Financial Services said this about Bill, “You are a master at your craft and a favorite of our audience.”

    Of course, we will have fabulous PRIZES, as always!

    Reserve your table today!

    Questions? Call Brenna Sandstrom (253) 226-8824 or reach her by email at