2014 Annual Breakfast
Year of the Horse: Charging into the competitive landscape
April 9, 2014 | 7:30 to 9:30 a.m.
Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center
Hear how unprecedented change in the international container industry is forcing ports and shippers to think and act differently.
State of the Port
John Wolfe, CEO
Bill Mongelluzzo, senior editor with the Journal of Commerce
Recognizing customers and tenants for contributions to Port business and our community
$30 in advance, $35 at the door
Price includes breakfast and parking at the convention center.
About the Summit Awards
The Summit Awards recognize Port customers and tenants for outstanding contributions to Port business and our community in three categories of leadership:
- Business Magnet recognizes business development efforts or investments that led to an increase in business volume or new business opportunities for the Port, and had a positive economic impact for Pierce County citizens.
- Environmental Stewardship recognizes a project, program or initiative that promoted sustainability in Pierce County, and honors biodiversity and the interconnected nature of industry, people, wildlife and natural systems.
- Livable Community recognizes a project, program or initiative that made a positive contribution to Pierce County through social responsibility. Criteria include philanthropy and charitable giving, community service and employee volunteering, community engagement and outreach, and employee development.
Recipients will be chosen by a panel of community and business leaders, led by a Port commissioner. Winners are recognized at our Annual Breakfast in the spring and receive.