The economic forecast for Snohomish County

What: The economic forecast for Snohomish County

When: 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 29

Where: Future of Flight – Forward &Aft Cabins, 8415 Paine Field Blvd., Mukilteo

Cost: $35 if paid by Feb. 21, $40 after. Sponsorships available.

More info: Click here to register or call 425-743-4567.

MUKILTEO – What’s on the economic horizon and how will our industries respond?

Join Economic Alliance Snohomish County for the 2012 Economic Forecast providing an economic overview from keynote speaker Michael Parks, a renowned regional economist and editor of Marple’s Letter.

Additionally, there will be a panel discussion, moderated by The Herald’s Bob Bolerjack, which features executives representing five key industries in Snohomish County.

This event will kick off with a networking lunch to offer attendees a chance to mingle with business leaders from the region.

Panelists include:

• Matt Yerbic, president, Aviation Technical Services (maintenance, repair, overhaul);

• Preston Simmons, COO, Providence Regional Medical Center Everett;

• Jeff Green, managing partner, Moss Adams (financial services);

• Gary Shaver, president, Silicon Energy (clean technology); and

• Britt Slone, principal, Foushee (construction).

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