2018 ANNUAL MEETING SPONSORS


Registration and Welcome Sponsor

 Foster Pepper provides a full range of legal services for Washington’s public ports, including construction, public records and open meetings, employment and labor relations, environmental, land use, real estate, municipal government and public finance law, insurance coverage and litigation.

Foster Pepper provides a full range of legal services for Washington’s public ports, including construction, public records and open meetings, employment and labor relations, environmental, land use, real estate, municipal government and public finance law, insurance coverage and litigation.


Wednesday Lunch Sponsor

 Van Ness Feldman is a law and policy firm specializing in energy, environment, land use, real estate, and government relations matters.

Van Ness Feldman is a law and policy firm specializing in energy, environment, land use, real estate, and government relations matters.


Wednesday and Thursday Keynote Sponsor

 BNSF provides rail shipping.

BNSF provides rail shipping.


Thursday “Ports Executive” Breakfast Sponsor

 Chmelik Sitkin and Davis represent ports, fire districts and other governments throughout Washington State in environmental law, land use, litigation, construction litigation, insurance defense and municipal law.

Chmelik Sitkin and Davis represent ports, fire districts and other governments throughout Washington State in environmental law, land use, litigation, construction litigation, insurance defense and municipal law.


Thursday Luncheon SponsorS

 Piper Jaffray provides investment banking and municipal finance services.

Piper Jaffray provides investment banking and municipal finance services.

 Reid Middleton provides civil and structural engineering, planning, and survey services: engineering and planning for waterfront, airport, transportation, and port facilities; seismic design; and environmental permitting for port, harbor, waterfront, airport, site development, and transportation projects.

Reid Middleton provides civil and structural engineering, planning, and survey services: engineering and planning for waterfront, airport, transportation, and port facilities; seismic design; and environmental permitting for port, harbor, waterfront, airport, site development, and transportation projects.


Thursday President’s Reception Sponsors

 KeyBank and KeyBanc Capital Markets’ Public Port team provides a full array of taxable and tax-exempt financing solutions for its clients. Key’s full-service platform is unique in the Northwest, combining traditional bank products (such as revolving lines of credit, direct loans, lease lines of credit) with investment banking services (30+ years of experience) for publicly offered municipal bonds sold in the capital markets.

KeyBank and KeyBanc Capital Markets’ Public Port team provides a full array of taxable and tax-exempt financing solutions for its clients. Key’s full-service platform is unique in the Northwest, combining traditional bank products (such as revolving lines of credit, direct loans, lease lines of credit) with investment banking services (30+ years of experience) for publicly offered municipal bonds sold in the capital markets.

 David Evans and Associates provide services that include design and management of straighforward or complex rail, roadway, land development, water resources, and energy projects throughout Washington. They combine the talents of architects, engineers, landscape architects, planners, environmental scientist, and surveyors to provide clients with access to a complete range of services. Offices in Spokane, Bellevue, Olympia, Everett, Tacoma and Woodinville.

David Evans and Associates provide services that include design and management of straighforward or complex rail, roadway, land development, water resources, and energy projects throughout Washington. They combine the talents of architects, engineers, landscape architects, planners, environmental scientist, and surveyors to provide clients with access to a complete range of services. Offices in Spokane, Bellevue, Olympia, Everett, Tacoma and Woodinville.

 K & L Gates provides services that include attorneys, bond counsel, environmental counseling, permitting and litigation; complex facility siting, construction, and permitting; toxic tort exposure defense; insurance coverage counseling and litigation on behalf of policy holders; eminent domain; real estate; federal policy and Indian Law.

K & L Gates provides services that include attorneys, bond counsel, environmental counseling, permitting and litigation; complex facility siting, construction, and permitting; toxic tort exposure defense; insurance coverage counseling and litigation on behalf of policy holders; eminent domain; real estate; federal policy and Indian Law.

 Landau Associates provide environmental engineering and site management, permitting and compliance services, and geotechnical engineering. For 36 years we have assisted ports and their tenants to meet regulatory compliance challenges and development goals at seaport, airport, industrial, and commercial properties; offices in Edmonds, Seattle, Tacoma, Olympia, and Spokane, Washington, and Portland, Oregon.

Landau Associates provide environmental engineering and site management, permitting and compliance services, and geotechnical engineering. For 36 years we have assisted ports and their tenants to meet regulatory compliance challenges and development goals at seaport, airport, industrial, and commercial properties; offices in Edmonds, Seattle, Tacoma, Olympia, and Spokane, Washington, and Portland, Oregon.


Program Printing Sponsor

 J-U-B Engineers provide comprehensive professional services in planning, engineering, environmental, surveying, public involvement, and construction engineering for airports, surface transportation systems, industrial siting, infrastructure, water resources, wastewater pollution control, GIS master planning, application development, system design and implementation, and eGovernment consulting.

J-U-B Engineers provide comprehensive professional services in planning, engineering, environmental, surveying, public involvement, and construction engineering for airports, surface transportation systems, industrial siting, infrastructure, water resources, wastewater pollution control, GIS master planning, application development, system design and implementation, and eGovernment consulting.