A community business forum took place to address the challenges with a tourism economy on Monday. The talk happened at the Dogtooth Bar and Grill in Wildwood. Brendan Sciarra, a Republican State Committeeman and a founding member of the New Direction for New Jersey hosted Curtis Bashaw to speak. Bashaw said there are cycles in resorts and there are many opportunities for the future. Bashaw is the former Executive Director of the Casino Redevelopment Authority and is a co-managing partner of Cape Advisors. Sciarra said he was proud to have Bashaw there to share marketing ideas and concepts for the business community to look at for the future.