Thunderbird Trading Post, Inc. is a privately owned Corporation.  It is a family business with several generations of family members involved in operations and management.  The business is located on Puyallup Tribe Reservation land and falls under the legal jurisdiction of the Federal laws of the United States and the Puyallup Tribe Sovereign Nation.  Unless specified by Federal or Tribal direction, Washington State jurisdiction does not apply to the business.

The Company consists of six business units (departments) and three support groups of employees that coordinate overlapping products and services.  These departments are the Convenience Store, Restaurant, Lounge, Aficionado Cigar Retail Store and Cigar Lounge, and Seasonal Fireworks.  The support groups are the Office Personnel, Maintenance, and Human Resource.