101 N. Atlantic Ave. Daytona Beach, FL 32118 | Phone: 386-254-4500

The Ocean Center is the hosting venue of CEO 2018. With nearly 200,000 sq ft, this is our biggest CEO venue to date that will house everything in one building. It is directly across the street from the Hosting Hotel (Hilton Daytona Beach Ocean Front Resort) and in the center of everything fun in Daytona Beach. For more information on the venue, parking and more, visit


How to get to the CEO 2018 Hotel and Venue if you are traveling from out of town?

For CEO 2018, we have partnered with the shuttle service DOTS Daytona to provide attendees a discounted rate to help you get there.

Things to Note about the DOTS Shuttle service

> The DOTS Shuttle service will drop off and pick up directly in front of the Ocean Center across the street from the Hilton for CEO 2018 Attendees.
> It is about a 75-100 minute ride from MCO to Daytona Beach Ocean Center
> Please plan your trip accordingly for the cheapest and most reliable transportation to and from the venue
> Each Shuttle provides WiFi for guests


CEO 2018 Official Hotels

With the official CEO 2018 Venue Hotel selling out, we have reached out to nearby hotels for backup CEO blocks that are now available to book. While not as close to the venue, they are still on the main Daytona Beach strip and have various options we will list below such as free breakfast or parking included with your reservation. Please visit them below and we will update info as soon as any are sold out.

Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort is the official hotel of CEO 2018

4/19/2018 Director Update: Currently the Hilton Daytona Beach CEO 2018 block is completely sold out of regular double or king rooms. They now only have Suites available. We will be adding smaller blocks at nearby hotels by on April 27th at Noon EST so keep an eye out here for when they go live. If you’d like to see other options currently available, you can visit this special CEO Gaming Hotel link that shows you every nearby hotel by distance from the venue still available with the best rates possible. Click HERE TO CHECK THEM OUT

Best Western Seabreeze
( .9 miles from Ocean Center Venue)
730 N Atlantic Avenue
Daytona Beach, Florida 32118

– Rate: $149 Plus Tax
– Resort Fee waived
– Free Parking
– Free Breakfast through the CEO rate

Holiday Inn & Suites Daytona Beach on the Ocean
(1.1 Miles from the Ocean Center Venue)
930 N Atlantic Ave,
Daytona Beach, FL 32118

– Rate: $139 Per Night
– Resort fee waived
– Free Parking

Hilton Garden Inn Daytona Beach Oceanfront
(2 miles from venue)
2560 North Atlantic Avenue
Daytona Beach, Florida 32118

– Rate $169 per Night
– Resort Fee waived
– Free Parking
– Breakfast Priced at $12.95

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Oceanfront
( 5 miles from Ocean Center Beach Venue)
3301 S. Atlantic Ave ,
Daytona Beach Shores, Florida 32118

– Rate $149 per night
– Resort fee waived
– Free Parking




Community Effort Orlando (CEO) Gaming, INC is an events company specializing in competitive fighting game tournaments, enthusiast outreach, and promotional entertainment rooted in video game products. Since its inception, CEO Gaming’s President and founder, Alex Jebailey, has focused on providing spectacle heavy annual conventions, live entertainment broadcasts, and internationally reliable event consultation. His consistent efforts have helped produce many of the world’s most popular fighting game conventions.