What is T.E.A?

The Tacoma Executives Association (abbreviated T.E.A) is the premier networking group in South Puget Sound assisting the growth of our members’ businesses. It is a 106-year-old Leads & Networking group that really works!

How Much Does It Cost?


50% Pandemic Discount on Initiation Fee – just $125 until 2023! [Regularly $250] 75% refundable if not accepted, unless due to poor credit.
Pays for screening firms (means reputable firms), name badges, roster? booklet,?roster inclusion, Employee Gold, orientation luncheon, and 6-month plaque.

Pandemic Dues just $170.44 per quarter!! [Regularly $285.00 per quarter] (fully deductible) Includes lunch every week (13 weeks).
Biggest bang for the buck in Pierce County!

Is My Classification Open?

If there is not an exisiting member that holds the category in which 60%+ of your firms revenue is earned through, you may apply.

If a Certain Classification Category is Taken, How Can I Join?

Your firm can be put on the waiting list and if that category should open up you will be given a phone call or email to let you kow. Most firms belong for 14 years, so be patient!

How Does Joining Benefit My Company?

The Tacoma Executives Association has no need to be well known, and does not advertise. Tacoma Executives Association exists?exclusively?to increase the business success of its members.

You will have access to dependable sources of supply, you will generate new business, you will receive new business sales opportunities, you will have chances to improve your leadership and speaking skills, and you will learn of new developments and services from other members. You will also have 55 experts at your disposal!


Do I Have Access to Members' Mailing Lists?

Yes, all members receive mailing and email addresses of all other member firms and their principals.

How Do I Generate Leads for Firm?

Leads are generated by being involved with numerous members and educating them about what your firm offers and how you operate.
The more firms you get to know the more sources you have to sell your firm to their circle of influence.

Are There Any Attendance Requirements?

Each week 11:30 – 12:30 p.m. Consider it a standing business appointment. Alternate may attend if rep. can’t make it. “An empty chair does no business”. Under 60% attendance may open classification for competitor.

What Makes Tacoma Executives Association Different?

1).Friendly tone of meetings.
2).Personal relationships develop over time.
3).Procedures in place to offer your firm techniques ways to succeed through Tacoma Executives Association