Patron Members of the Month

Greater Seattle is home to some of the best companies in the world, many of whom join the Trade Alliance as patron members. For membership information, please contact Samantha Paxton at 206-389-7319, or via email at [email protected]


Attachmate Corporation
For twenty years, Attachmate Corporation has been a leading supplier of enterprise information access and management software and services to major corporations and government agencies worldwide. Attachmate® customers represent some of the biggest names in business today: Fortune 500 and Global 2000 customers who expect the best. And that’s what we deliver. Customers that rely on Attachmate for mission-critical host access solutions span a wide range of global industries, including banking, finance, insurance, medical and healthcare, technology, automotive, manufacturing, retail, hospitality, commercial airlines and transportation, and government agencies.

Fairmont Olympic Hotel
As the Pacific Northwest’s only AAA Five Diamond property, a designation it has held since 1984, The Fairmont Olympic is Seattle’s premier luxury hotel. Since 1924, The Olympic has been the region’s destination for prominent civic, corporate and social events and getaways. Boasting impeccable service, splendid Italian Renaissance architecture and two award-winning restaurants, The Georgian and Shuckers, The Fairmont Olympic continues to live up to its reputation as Seattle’s most celebrated treasure.

Pacific Prestige
Pacific Prestige is the North American agent for Longgang District, one of the six political districts in Shenzhen, China.  Within the past two years, Longgang sent two delegations of senior public and private sector leaders to the Greater Seattle Region for the purpose of facilitating trade and investment between the two regions.  Longgang is seeking investment which enhances its core strengths in hi-tech, logistics and tourism.  Its political and economic environment reflects an open and encouraging attitude toward investment. The Pacific Prestige Group also develops commercial, retail and residential properties within the Pearl River Delta.

Simburg, Ketter, Sheppard, & Purdy, LLP
Since 1984, Simburg, Ketter, Sheppard & Purdy, LLP has provided high quality, personalized business legal services from the Pacific Northwest, emphasizing domestic and international business litigation and transactions. We have focused our core competencies on the legal representation of “creative enterprises” – entities and individual entrepreneurs organizing businesses around intellectual capital. More than a typical “IP firm” – we combine intellectual property knowledge with business and dispute resolution skills to create an integrated client representation, including a strong civil litigation practice. With experience in cross-border licensing, contract manufacturing and joint venture projects, we understand matters involving different cultures and different legal systems. Our firm is a member of the International Business Law Consortium.

In addition to our licensing and technology-related services, we represent clients in real estate transactions, estate planning, probate and tax.  Our approach includes learning the business needs of our clients and their enterprises. Our attorneys provide hands-on attention, delivering advice based on real world experience that addresses the practical as well as legal issues. Our attorneys and staff donate substantial time and effort to a variety of nonprofit organizations. We are proud to be good citizens as well as good lawyers.

Lane Powell PC
With over 170 attorneys located throughout Washington, Oregon, Alaska and London, England, Lane Powell serves the Pacific Northwest and beyond as trusted advisors spanning a full range of industries and legal practice areas, ranging from business, aviation, biotechnology, financial services, health care, senior care and housing to insurance, real estate, retail, public and private partnerships, securities, technology, and transportation and utilities. From international law to personal estate planning, regulatory issues to taxation, and intellectual property to the environment, Lane Powell is a nationally recognized, full-service law firm with a proud history of more than 130 years.

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