Luncheon Meeting – June 13th, 2016

The TCT meets September through June on the second Monday of every month for networking, lunch and dynamic speakers on important issues to the transportation industry. Members, their guests and others are invited.

June 13th: Pete Drake

Pete Drake

Pete Drake

  • La Quinta Inn & Suites 1425 E 27th St Tacoma, WA 98421
  • 11:30  Registration/networking
  • 12:00  Lunch served
  • Cost  $25 prepaid, drawing is an additional $5 for 6 tickets
    ** Additional $10 for walk-in members and non-members
  • Register by email or fill out the registration form

Pete Drake is Senior Vice President – Americas for Cascade Corporation; the global leader in lift truck attachments and related technologies. In this role, Pete is responsible for sales, operations and growth initiatives in the US, Canada, South and Central America.

With 25 years of leadership experience at Cascade, Pete has deep expertise in working closely and strategically with a range of customers and is committed to providing exceptional value. Cascade’s culture of employee empowerment, product innovation, and continuous improvement provides its customers with numerous solutions to their material handling needs.

Pete holds a Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing Engineering from Oregon Institute of Technology and a MBA from George Fox University, Newburg Oregon. He serves on the Board of Directors at Eastco Diversified Services, Inc. whose main focus is providing jobs and homes for people with developmental disabilities.

Upcoming luncheon meetings:

  • September 12th, 2016
Have a credit card on file? Email us that you’re planning to attend!
THANK YOU to all who contributed raffle prizes at our last meeting! All raffle ticket proceeds go toward TCT’s Scholarship Program.