Join the Washington Hospitality Association

The Washington Hospitality Association is a member-driven organization dedicated to delivering wins for the industry. We believe in people, service, advocacy and community. Our team strives to offer the highest quality training programs, information, cost-saving opportunities and political representation.

Cost Saving Programs

Association programs offer members ROI on their annual membership investment to improve their profitability and protocols. Strength of Collective Buying Power: Our focus is

to ensure Association members leverage the association size and purchasing power to lower individual participant cost while providing association backed service.

Industry News, Information and Resources

We provide timely, accurate industry information in clear, concise formats so you can make the best decisions for your organization. Interface with your peers at local meetings, summits and our annual convention. We work side-by-side to build your community in all corners of the state.

  • Washington Hospitality Buyer’s Guide
  • HERO (state laws, forms & more) -The HERO contains information, supplies and opportunities to promote, protect and improve your business. As your business grows, we hope this manual grows with you. The Washington Hospitality Association wants to maximize your success as a restaurant operator. We hope the HERO helps you do just that.
  • · Advisory Network: 30 minutes annually in 20 subject areas including, Finance & Accounting, Legal and HR
  • Webinars

Proactive, Responsible, Political Advocacy

We advocate at the state and local levels intersecting with decision-makers who have a direct impact on your operation. Civic-minded members can participate directly with elected officials at their desired level of engagement.

Education and Training

Our suite of training programs is designed to complement workforce development and career connected learning. We provide opportunities for your workforce to prepare, advance and succeed in the hospitality industry.

Meet our team

Contact your membership team to schedule a benefit analysis.

Steven Sweeney

Director of Membership

East King & Seattle Neighborhoods


Marla Fruit
Michele Arney

North King & Seattle Downtown


Schedule a Membership Consultation
Robin Boiraud

Thurston, Kitsap & Peninsula


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Gretchen Fritz
Amy Spain


Let's Connect!

510 Plum Street S.E.
Olympia, Washington 98501-1587
800.225.7166 | Fax: 360.357.9232