The arena, a SWFL landmark since 1998, hosts a variety of events including concerts, Cirque du Solei, Disney on Ice. Hertz Arena is also home to the Florida Everblades hockey team (ECHL) and FGCU’s Eagles club hockey team (ACHA).
“The team and the arena have been ran well and provide much excitement for their loyal fan base for hockey and special events.”
– David Hoffmann, CEO & Founder of Hoffman Family of Companies
The 8284-capacity, multi-purpose arena will undergo a complete multi-million dollar renovation including enhanced skyboxes, improved interior, food services, and installation of a state of the art scoreboard. Preliminary discussions are also underway to host nationally televised basketball tournaments and bring more headlining musicians and events to the area.
The partnership with the Hertz Corporation and the new ownership guarantees that the arena will maintain a strong community presence and will continue to be the number one choice for entertainment in Southwest Florida.
Read more in our official press release: Hoffmann Family to Purchase Hertz Arena and Florida Everblades Hockey Team
In the news:
Naples Daily News – Hertz Arena, Everblades being sold to Naples businessman David Hoffmann