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Matt Wakefield
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▪  Matt Wakefield has joined Travel Tacoma + Pierce County, in Tacoma, and will manage corporate communications, media relations and social media efforts. He will also work with the company’s partners to promote Tacoma and Pierce County as a destination for visitors and conventions.

Wakefield received his bachelor’s degree from Washington State University in public relations and has 10 years’ corporate communications experience in the tourism and technology sectors. Before starting with Travel Tacoma, he was a PR specialist at the technology-based real estate brokerage Redfin.

Compiled by Mary Anderson, staff writer

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