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Downtown Pasco Development Authority names new Pasco Farmer's Market Manager

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PASCO, WA - The Downtown Pasco Development Authority (DPDA) is delighted to announce and welcome Damien Davis as the new Pasco Farmer's Market Manager. In his role, Davis is charged with revitalizing the Tri-Cities' original farmer's market, enhancing access to fresh foods, expanding vendor diversity and collaborating with Downtown Pasco restaurants and organizations including the Pasco Specialty Kitchen.

"He's passionate about sourcing great food," noted Luke Hallowell, executive director of the DPDA. "As the market manager, he brings a unique perspective in helping our customers understand where their food is sourced and how fresh foods can easily be integrated into their diet and lifestyle." Davis shares the DPDA's vision of making Downtown Pasco an economically vibrant, culturally diverse destination for family-friendly experiences.

A self-proclaimed foodie, Davis brings over 14 years of experience working in the food industry. From running a university dining facility, managing several restaurants in the Portland area, and working with nationally recognized companies Nike and Intel in their food service programs.

The Pasco Farmer's Market will hold its 2017 pre-season meeting on Saturday, March 18th, 11:00 am-1:00 pm at the Port of Pasco's office, 1110 Osprey Pointe Blvd, Pasco WA. New and existing vendors are welcome and encouraged to attend. For more information about the Pasco Farmer's Market, contact Damien Davis, (971) 563-9463, ddavis@downtownpasco.com.

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