Tourism is the fourth largest industry in Washington State, employing more than 182,700 workers and generating $21.4 billion in annual spending.
Recognizing the importance of tourism to the state’s economy, the state legislature established the Tourism Marketing Authority (TMA) to create a framework for funding a statewide marketing plan using a combination of state and private funds as set forth in RCW 43.384 and for overseeing its execution.
Meetings and Agendas
2018-19 Meeting Schedule:
May 6-7, 2019
Davenport Historic Hotel, Spokane
Past 2018-19 WTMA Meetings:
Jan. 10, 2019 – Agenda
Sea-Tac International Airport, Port of Seattle Conference Center
Aug. 30, 2018 – Agenda | Minutes (PDFs)
Sea-Tac Airport, Port of Seattle Conference Center – Beijing Room
Oct. 12, 2018 – Agenda |
Hilton SeaTac Airport, Columbia Room
Oct. 31, 2018 – Special Board Meeting – Agenda