The USA west coast Wild Seafood Exchange conference will be taking place on Wednesday, March 9, 2011 from 9 am - 5 pm at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Lynnwood, WA.
This is a one day conference aimed at the independent commercial fisherman who wants to learn about marketing and direct marketing to restaurants, retailers, brokers and seafood buyers.
The conference will include the following:
Information from restaurants and retailers, brokers and seafood buyers about what is needed from the seller.
Advice from colleagues about their business through small business case studies.
Learn about funding sources for business operations, new equipment, vessel repowers and new construciton. State and federal sources, as well as private lending will be discussed.
Valuable one-on-one round-table discussions with shipyards, direct marketers, funding experts and colleagues.