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:
Special Meeting – Agenda
Board of Directors
October 24, 2019, 8 am – 1 pm
Marcus Whitman Hotel
6 West Rose Street, Walla Walla
Past 2018-19 WTMA Meetings:
Sept. 6 Special Meeting – Agenda
Washington State Department of Commerce – Seattle office
Westin Building Exchange, 2001 6th Ave, Suite 2600, Seattle, WA 98121
June 27, 2019 – Agenda
Sea-Tac International Airport, Port of Seattle Conference Center – Beijing Room
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
May 30, 2019 – Agenda
Special Meeting, Phone Conference
The call in number for the conference bridge is: (360) 407-3780, PIN Code: 139760#
May 6-7, 2019 – Agenda
Davenport Historic Hotel, Spokane
Jan. 10, 2019 – Agenda
Sea-Tac International Airport, Port of Seattle Conference Center
Oct. 31, 2018 – Special Board Meeting – Agenda