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Rick Steves will keynote Seattle Southside RTA Tourism Symposium March 29


Author and travel TV host Rick Steves will be the keynote speaker at the Seattle Southside RTA’s ‘Tourism Symposium 2018’ on Thursday, March 29 at the Hilton Seattle Airport & Conference Center.

The event will run from 3:30 to 6 p.m.

In celebration of an outstanding 2017, the event will feature an insightful look into this past year and the RTA’s upcoming plans for 2018. The Seattle Southside RTA will outline the findings of the annual Tourism Impact Report and the ROI earned for each dollar of visitor spending.

Tourism Symposium 2018 will feature Katherine Kertzman, president and CEO of the Seattle Southside RTA, along with travel writer Rick Steves as the keynote speaker.

Rick Steves is a guidebook author and travel television host who has been a business owner for 42 years. In addition, Steves has produced over 50 guidebooks and has a national public radio show and a weekly syndicated column, among other endeavors. He will be sharing stories from his amazing travel experiences during the keynote address.

Guests will enjoy appetizers and a no-host bar. Registration is $30 per person. For additional information or to register, please visit www.SeattleSouthside.com/Tourism-Symposium [2].