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Join or renew today!

Save $100 off Professional Membership Today! 
If you’re interested in NACE membership, now is the time to join. Join now and save $100 off the Professional member rate of $395.

Already a NACE member?
Thank You! Even if you're membership is paid through for six more months, take the opportunity now to save $100! The renewal will be added on to your current paid through date.
Take advantage of this special offer
Offers are valid September 17, 2018 – October 31, 2018. You do not need a code. The discount is already applied at checkout. 

*The offer is for members that join or renew at the $395 Professional member rate only. Professional members that have lapsed on their membership for one year or more can also receive the discount. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

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Upcoming Events & Conferences

Get Unique Team Building Ideas at the Northwest Event Show

The Northwest Event Show, produced by Butler Events, is the Pacific Northwest’s largest trade show for meeting and event professionals. Packed with vendors looking to help you plan uplighting events to boost employee morale, the 2018 show is your source for creative ideas and unique employee incentives.
Where Innovators and Influencers Connect!  

October 16, 2018 | 11:00 am-5:00pm

Washington State Convention Center

FREE to attend for qualified meeting and event planners

Register Now


A full day conference of industry innovations, renowned speakers, and networking opportunities. In partnership with MPI WSC, ESPA, ILEA, NACE, and WSAE.
Join us at The Hive Conference
Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 7am – 6pm
Seattle Center
We are thrilled to have Seattle NACE's very own Rachel Sheerin as a breakout session speaker for two sessions at The Hive!
Register now as a planner, supplier, or student!

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Next Monthly Meeting


The Biggest & Best in the Northwest is bringing together three incredible event industry associations for an elegant and interactive night of networking, education, and fun! Join your friends and colleagues from Seattle NACETacoma NACE, and Wedding Network Seattle as our speaker, Andrew Hoge, discusses how to take your own expertise to continue to evolve and grow your brand while becoming an influencer in your field.
There are only 150 spots for this meeting and with three powerhouse associatons coming together this meeting will sell out! Don't wait to register.

 Our Venue

Muckleshoot Casino's expansive event space accommodates groups up to 300. A 5,000-square-foot ballroom and 3,000 square feet of meeting space are each divisible into two separate rooms.

Our flexible approach to menu planning, superior catering services and selection of audio/visiual equipment ensures your next event will be a memorable one! From weddings and birthdays to reunions and showers, we will make it happen! Visit our gallery for inspiration.
Click here to read more and register now...

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Chapter News


We love our members and all of the amazing events you produce! We want to showcase YOU!!
How can you help us help you?
- Send us photos from recent events that you want to show off! 
- Tag us in Instagram posts
- Tag us in InstaStories so we can share on our story!
Handle: @seattlenace
Hashtag: #seattlenace
Email photos to: and


We are so proud of our ENTIRE membership for all of the hardwork, involvement, and commitment to our chapter in 2017. Because of you we were honored at the recent NACE One Awards during the Experience Conference with not one, not two, but THREE awards in the 101+ member category. We were up against some very large, very powerful, and very wonderful chapters and we are humbled to have been victorious for these awards.
This honor is for ALL OF YOU! Here is to continuing to be the best chapter we can be and to a fantastic 2018!
Chapter of the Year
Fundraising Event of the Year (Sunset Safari Gala)
Program of the Year (The Art of Cocktail Pairings at Heritage Distillery Captiol Hill)

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Save The Date

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Featured Member

Amelia Wood

"I am committed to making every event different from the last which is a common mission amongst NACE members."
Read more about Amelia here...

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Member News


Amelia Wood, The Great Surprisal

Britney Taylor, Seattle Marriott Waterfront

Cayla McLaughlin, Thunder Dome Car Museum
Jordan Schwartz, Block 41

Krista Larrison, Kita Events NW

Omendra Jayasundara, Lynnwood Convention Center

Shannon Hunter, Seattle Aquarium

Stephen Banbury, Meydenbauer Center

Thaddeus Troy, The Charter Hotel Seattle

Judi Tsuchida, Fena Flowers

Greg Lowder, Affairs to Remember Entertainment 

Kiel Pilch, Muckleshoot Casino

Tomoko Senechal, Ocean5


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