2018 Annual State Conference Tacoma, Washington August 6 - 8, 2018

#Mission for Child Nutrition-The Everyday Hero

 Exhibit Prospectus


             Exhibit Electrical Information               

Decorator Information

 The 57th Washington School Nutrition Association (WSNA)
Annual State Conference held at the Greater Tacoma Convention Center,  August 6-8 2018.
This will be a wonderful opportunity for you to promote your products and services as well as develop some
valuable relationships with our child nutrition team members who serve the children of Washington every day.
Nearly 500 WSNA and SNA members are expected to attend. Our membership is made up of team members from all
levels of the school nutrition services programs in Washington and surrounding states.We will have dedicated time
from 8:30 am until 10:30 am when district directors and supervisors/buyers ONLY will be visiting the exhibits.
We have heard from both you and them that this provides valuable time for interaction.

The exhibits will be held in the Greater Tacoma Convention Center  on
Tuesday, August 7, 2018, from 8:30 am until 2:00 pm.  

Hotel Information: The conference hotel is the Hotel Murano at 1320 Broadway Plaza in Tacoma.  Click on the hotel name for reservations or call 253-238-8000 or 877-986-8083.  Please request the WSNA room block.  THE MURANO MAY BE FULL AT THIS TIME, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO BOOK AT OTHER LOCAL HOTELS.  Here are some options:

   The Holiday Inn Express and Suites has a conference rate available.  You may click the link or call the hotel at 253-274-3997 to book the “WSN” rate.   The Courtyard Tacoma Downtown has a conference rate available also.  You may click the link or call the hotel at 253-591-9100 and ask for the WSNA rate.




Exhibitors sponsor the Night of Entertainment on Monday, August 6, from 6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.  Please plan to attend this fun event.
This year's theme is #Mission for Child Nutrition-The Every Day Hero.
It is a wonderful opportunity for you to meet more of our members.

If you are exhibiting food items, please plan to show foods that can be served as a part of the Child Nutrition program.
Snack foods must meet the Smart Snacks standards.
Exhibit booths include standard booth setup w/ 8'high back drape & w' high draped side rails,  6' draped display table and a sign.
The official decorator for the show is GES.  Link for ordering extra items is at the top of the page
Electrical Service is NOT provided as part of your basic booth Package.  Link to order link is above.
Set-up is from 1 pm to 5 pm on Monday, August 6th.

If you have questions, please contact Peggy Rieper, WSNA Executive Director, wsnaexec@comcast.net, (509) 220-6121.
The Association values its ties with industry, and we appreciate the part each of you plays in making our annual conference
a success. We look forward to seeing you this summer in Tacoma.

Peggy Rieper WSNA Executive Director