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Fannie Lou Hamer Event Room

3711 Atlantic Avenue

Stockton University

Atlantic City, NJ 08401

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The Jersey Shorecast provides an outlook for the upcoming 2019 tourism and business season for the New Jersey Shore region.

At this 11th annual event, a guest speaker and panel of experts drawn from local industry and Stockton University, will share their predictions for the 2019 tourism season and their perspectives on the emerging trends affecting the gaming, hospitality & tourism industries in the region. Special focus will be given to the many developments on the horizon for Atlantic City.

Event is Free and Open to the Public, however Registration is Required.

Schedule of Events

8:30AM Continental Breakfast & Registration

9:00 AM Guest Speaker

Mark Callazzo

CEO, Alpha Funding Solutions

In addition to Alpha Funding Solutions, Mark owns The Iron Room Restaurant, co-owns Tennessee Avenue Beer Hall along side of Scott Cronick, and is partner to several other establishments in Atlantic City including his newest venture opening this summer - Rhythm and Spirits.

9:30– 10:30 AM Panel Discussion


Rummy Pandit, LPD, MBA, CHA,

Executive Director, LIGHT at Stockton University


Michael Busler, Ph.D.,

Professor of Business Studies- Finance, Stockton University

Mike Tidwell, CHA

Director of Sales & Marketing, Seaview Dolce Hotel and Golf Club

Brian Tyrrell, Ph.D.,

Professor of Hospitality & Tourism Management Studies, Stockton University

Diane Wieland,

Director of Tourism, Cape May County Department of Tourism

James T. Wood,

Chief Executive Officer, Meet AC

Jim Ziereis,

Vice President Hotel Sales, Tropicana Atlantic City

10:30-11:00 AM Q&A

Please join us after the event for Networking,


Where is the Fannie Lou Hamer Event Room?

The Fannie Lou Hamer event room is located on the first floor of Stockton University's new Academic Building in Atlantic City. As you enter the building from the Albany Avenue entrance the room is to your left.

Click HERE for a Map of Stockton University's Atlantic City Campus

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There are a variety of transportation options including New Jersey Transit Busses and SJTA Shuttles.

Parking is available in the lot behind Stockton University's Atlantic City Academic Building and in the University's Residential Parking Garage on Atlantic Avenue. Please visit Stockton University's parking website HERE for details.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please feel free to contact Sarah Grady at (609) 626-3858 or sarah.grady@stockton.edu with any questions you may have.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, guests that pre-register online will have their names automatically added to our guest list. Simply check in with event staff when you arrive.

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3711 Atlantic Avenue

Stockton University

Atlantic City, NJ 08401

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