Pictures from our February meeting at The INN at Gig Harbor are provided by Rachelle Erickson Photography.  Be sure to check out the Gallery for other photos from past events. 

Welcome to Tacoma/South Puget Sound NACE!



Providing catering and event professionals superior education, networking, and resources to enhance career success and deliver excellence to clients.

The mission of NACE is “To advance the catering and events industry and its professionals.”

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November Tacoma NACE Meeting
Note the 11/7 Date
November 07, 2017
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cort Party Rental (Formerly AA Party in Fife)
2523 Pacific Hwy E - A
Fife, WA 98424

$40.00 NACE Tacoma Member
$45.00 after 5:00 pm November 3

$60.00 Guest Ticket
$65.00 after 5:00 pm November 3

$40.00 Member Spouse
$45.00 after 5:00 pm November 3

$0.00 Member Caterer

$40.00 Seattle (or other) NACE Chapter Member
$45.00 after 5:00 pm November 3

$40.00 2nd Person from Member Office
$45.00 after 5:00 pm November 3

$25.00 Vendor/Sponsor

$1.00 Raffle Ticket


Info coming soon but we'll be installing our board for 2018 and registration is open!


Our Speaker: Jennifer Taylor, Taylor'd Events Group

Taylor'd Events Group

Jen Taylor of Taylor’d Events Group is more than just a talented wedding & event planner. She is an award-winning event professional, a thought leader in the events industry, a columnist for Catersource Magazine, co-founder of Wedding Network USA and also provides regular contributions to WeddingWire EDU and Special Events Magazine. In addition, she has shared her expert advice with, Huffington Post, HGTV and The Knot. In her spare time, she just launched Wedding Planner Educator, a place for new wedding planners to gain knowledge through coaching and online classes.


Our Program: Great Expectations: Managing Client Expectations and Boundaries

Work/life balance may sound like a myth, but it’s actually an essential component of a healthy and effective workload.  By setting expectations and taking time to unwind, you’ll be more efficient in the office while still keeping your clients satisfied.