From hotels and restaurants to museums and public transportation, Seattle’s tourism industry touches every corner of the local economy. As of 2015, Seattle welcomed 38.1 million visitors, contributing $6.8 billion to the local economy.
What will it take to keep the industry on top in the face of increasing travel prices and competition? Hear from our panelists as they discuss the state of the industry and how their organizations are leading the charge in making Seattle a top travel destination. Speakers: Tom Norwalk
, President & CEO
, Visit Seattle
(moderator) Craig Schafer
, Owner, Hotel Andra Angela Shen
, Founder & CEO
, Savor Seattle Food Tours Josh Henderson
, Huxley Wallace Collective Ron Peck
, Director, Tourism Development, Port of Seattle
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