Shopper Momentum

Hotel Information

GMA is pleased to be hosting Shopper Momentum 2010 the Naples Grande in Naples, Florida:

Naples Grande
475 Seagate Drive
Naples, FL 34103
888.722.1267

www.naplesgranderesort.com

Conference attendees are responsible for making their own room reservations at the Naples Grande by calling 888.722.1270.  Please be certain to request the group rate - $179.00, plus applicable taxes and fees - for the Grocery Manufacturers Association or GMA.  The cut off date for securing reservations at the discounted group rate is October 17, 2010.  Rate and availability cannot be guaranteed after this date.

The Naples Grande has reduced the daily resort fee to $6.00 per room, per night, plus 10 percent tax for GMA conference attendees.  This fee covers the following amenities: internet access in the guest rooms, use of the fitness center, use of lounge chairs at Clam Pass Beach, unlimited local and 800 calls, in-room coffee, and morning newspaper.

For more information on the Naples Grande, visit their Web site at www.naplesgranderesort.com.  Dinner reservations are suggested and can be made by contacting the concierge at 239.594.5600.

Conference Attire

Dress for all conference sessions is business casual.  Dress for the reception and dinner on Tuesday, November 9 is business attire.  Please refer to the hotel Web site for restaurants’ attire.


Questions

If you have questions about conference hotel logistics or housing, please contact Cindy Baker at 202.295.3948 or cbaker@gmaonline.org.

Directions to the Naples Grande

From Southwest Florida International Airport - 30 minutes
www.flylcpa.com
 
Follow signs out of the airport to I-75 South. Travel south on the interstate for approximately 30 minutes to exit 107 (Pine Ridge Road). Turn westbound (right) on Pine Ridge Road and travel approximately 4.5 miles. Pine Ridge Road becomes Seagate Drive after you cross U.S. 41. Continue west on Seagate. This will take you to The Naples Grande Resort entrance.

From Fort Lauderdale International Airport - 2 hours
www.fortlauderdaleinternationalairport.com

Take the US-1 N ramp toward I-595 W/ I-95/ Fort Lauderdale. Merge onto I-595 W toward I-95/ Florida's Turnpike. Take the I-75 W exit toward Naples. Merge onto I-75 N for 88.5 miles. Take the exit number 107 (Pine Ridge Road) off I-75. Turn left onto Pine Ridge Road. Pine Ridge Road becomes Seagate Drive after you cross U.S. 41. Continue west on Seagate. This will take you to The Naples Grande Resort entrance.

From Miami International Airport - 2 1/2hours
www.miami-airport.com

Leaving the Miami area, take I-95 North. This will meet with I-595 North/West, then will connect to I-75 North. Stay on I-75 North, following signs for Naples. I-75 North will curve into a westbound direction (I75 North is also known as Alligator Alley). Arriving into the Naples area, take exit 107 (old exit #16) Pine Ridge Road. Turn westbound (left) on Pine Ridge Road and travel about 4.5 miles, which will lead straight to the hotel. Pine Ridge Road becomes Seagate Drive after you cross U.S. 41. Continue west on Seagate. This will take you to The Naples Grande Resort entrance.