Curious about what 2018 holds for Tacoma and Pierce County?

The 2018 Horizons Economic Forecast Breakfast, held by the Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber, will present its annual look ahead to the upcoming months at 7 a.m.  on Wed., Jan. 24, at the Greater Tacoma Convention Center.

Local Economist and Researcher Dr. Neal Johnson of Sound Resource Economics will be presenting original commissioned research – the Pierce County Economic Index (PCEI) report — which forecasts the upcoming economic landscape of Pierce County and what to expect in 2018.

Bruce McCain Ph.D., C.F.A, chief investment strategist of KeyBank Private, will present a look at the nation’s upcoming business climate.  McCain works supplies frequent insights to media throughout the region and around the country. His comments and interviews have been featured in such publications as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Investor’s Business Daily and Business Week, as well as on television outlets such as CNBC and Bloomberg TV. He is also a regular contributor on

Visit the Chamber’s website to register for the breakfast.