Meeting/Event Information


March 20, 2018

Tacoma NACE March 2018 Meeting
March 20, 2018
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LeMay - America's Car Museum
2702 East D Street
Tacoma, WA 98421
Join for our March Meeting!

Registration is Open!

The Gift of Stage Fright


Our Speaker: Angela Strecker, Blue Wings Events

Angela Strecker brings 18 years of experience working on fundraising and special events and loves helping clients dream up, create, and bring to life their event visions.

Angela utilizes the foundation she’s built during her 26 years at Bank of America to not only identify new and exciting opportunities to achieve client goals, but to help them make certain all opportunities for those attending would be beneficial from sales campaigns, speeches toprotocol guidance. Angela has been the owner of Blue Wings Events for the past 3 years located in Tacoma and is considered an expert wedding and event planner.  

Angela's extended family lives in Arlington WA where the family has a couple of cabins on a lake, you will find her during the weekdays fishing with her dad come May and June.  Angela and her husband have two grown children that also live in Tacoma and they share a tiny home with their old dog named Sam who is emotionally clingy. 


Our Venue: 

Lemay - America's Car Museum

Our Caterer: 

Cafe Pacific Catering


Hors d’oeuvres:

Sirloin Beef Bites with Chimichurri

Bacon Wrapped Dates (GF)

Olive Tapenade on Rice Crackers (Vegan/GF)



Seasonal Greens with Caper Dressing

Oven Roasted King Salmon with Smoked Sweet Onion Relish

Mushroom Risotto

Asparagus Bundles

Fresh Baked Rolls with Parsley Butter



Vegan/Gluten Free option:

Curried Jackfruit Cassoulet with Basmati Rice


Hosted Bar, Nonalcoholic Beverages and Coffee


Our Rentals Sponsor: 

Cort Party Rental


CORT, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, is the world's largest provider of furniture rental, trade show and event furnishings, and relocation and transition services. With more than 100 offices, showrooms and clearance centers across the United States, operations in the United Kingdom and a proprietary global network in over 70 countries around the world, CORT is dedicated to helping people and companies create environments that make a house a home, an office a great place to work, and an event memorable - no matter where, when or for how long. For more information, please visit


Our Photographer: 

Rachelle Eriksson, Design and  Photography

Our illustrative style of photography reflects my artistic eye and lends a fresh, modern spin on traditional photography. Telling your story is our passion. Simply put, we capture all the love, laughter, tears, family and friends of your special day. The quality that makes your "wedding day" priceless! We will capture the emotions, surprises and magic of one of the most significant days of our life. We are dedicated to telling a story in photographs that covers everything from the key moments to the whimsical details that you cherish forever.


Our DJ/ Lighting and MC: 

Magnolia Rhapsody

Magnolia Rhapsody has been planning and creatively executing the music that will forever be a part of the most important moments in your life. It's a live performance, spun on turntables, mixed to provide the seamless soundtrack for your event. 




Future Meetings

October 17, 2018

Joint Association Meeting at Muckleshoot Casino

October 17, 2018
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Muckleshoot Casino
2402 Auburn Way S.
Auburn, WA 98002

Join Tacoma & Seattle NACE and Wedding Network Seattle for our joint meeting! Register early - this event will sell out.