Collier tourism forecasts record year for 2016

The numbers are in…Look for a record breaking year ahead!!

By Laura Layden of the Naples Daily News

Jack Wert’s picture of tourism in Collier County remains rosy.

In his annual tourism report Tuesday, Wert said he expects the number of visitors to grow 1 to 2 percent over last year, setting a record.

While visitation in the first quarter wasn’t as strong as it was last year, he said other indicators point to growth this year, including an expected increase in European tourists this summer.

See link to complete article:  Naples Daily News

By the Numbers

Here’s the typical profile for visitors in Collier County:

Average age: 48

Median household income: $150,000

Saw, read, heard Collier County’s advertising message: 53.3 percent

Travel influenced by Collier’s message: 47 percent

Traveler type: 53.2 percent couples

32.2 percent family

10.2 percent single

5.7 percent ad hoc groups

 

# Ferrari Capital Club # Clark Pear # 898 5th Ave South # Naples # 5th Ave South # Commercial Real Estate # Commercial Development # Ferrari Capital Club and Hotel # Real Estate # Entrepreneurs # Making Money # Start Ups # Four Corners of Naples # Sushi Thai # Olde Naples # Ferrari Capital Club and Hotel # Real Estate Investments # Gulfshore Life # East Naples # Golden Triangle # Gateway Triangle # Four Corners # Naples Real Estate # Naples Square # Central Ave # Central Avenue # Third Street Plaza # Naples Real Estate Development # Finfrock Industries # Bill Finfrock # Naples Hotels # Hyatt House on 5th # Naples Hyatt # Naples Hyatt House on 5th # Naples High Rise # Naples Condos # Gordon River # Naples Hotel # Phil McCabe # Inn on 5th # Avenue 5 # Hyatt House on 5th # Naples Hyatt House on 5th # Bill Finfrock # Naples Bay Resort # KP Pezeshkan # Finfrock Industries # Manhattan Construction # Todd Gates # Gates Construction # Premiere Plus Realty

 

 

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