Ben P. Rose has over 30 years experience in Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations, Entertainment, Special Events, Promotions, Digital and Social Media Marketing and Marketing Research.
Ben has had a varied career starting in the entertainment industry as an artist manager, talent booker and concert promoter followed by positions in Retail Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations and Special events before moving to the Atlantic City area from Pennsylvania in 1085 to accept the position of Director of Marketing Support Services with the Tropicana Hotel and Casino. After stints with Trump Plaza, Bally’s, Ameristar Casinos and Station Casinos, he entered the field of tourism marketing.
In 2003, he became the Director of Marketing and Public Relations for the Greater Wildwoods Tourism Authority. In his capacity, he is responsible for all advertising, marketing and public relations for the Wildwoods helping to promote the island as the premier family vacation destination at the Jersey Shore.
Rose is also on the Executive Board of the New Jersey Tourism Industry Association where he serves as First Vice President and is a member of the New Jersey Destination Marketing Organization, PR Council of Greater Atlantic City and the Philadelphia Public Relations Council.
Ben attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA, where he majored in Pre-Medicine. He also attended East Stroudsburg University, East Stroudsburg, PA., where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Science with Minors in both Psychology and Sociology. He has three very accomplished children and six beautiful grandchildren.