Jersey Shorecast

Galloway, N.J. _ What can Jersey Shore businesses expect for summer 2022?

A panel of experts will share their predictions at the 14th Annual Jersey Shorecast at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 11 at the Stockton University Atlantic City campus, 3711 Atlantic Ave. The event will also be livestreamed by the Lloyd D. Levenson Institute of Gaming, Hospitality and Tourism (LIGHT) at the Stockton University School of Business, sponsor of the event.

The panel will be moderated by LIGHT Faculty Coordinator Jane Bokunewicz. panelists for the event are:

  • Oliver Cooke, associate professor of economics at Stockton University and editor of the South Jersey Economic Review
  • Sharon Franz, sales and marketing director at Steel Pier in Atlantic City
  • Diane Wieland, director of tourism, Cape May County Department of Tourism
  • Jim Ziereis, vice president hotel sales, Tropicana Atlantic City

There will be a Q&A session after the panel and questions may also be submitted in advance to with “Shorecast Question” in the subject line.

Participants can register in advance for the event on the LIGHT website, at

Parking is available in the lot behind the John F. Scarpa Academic Center.