Led the master redevelopment planning, as well as the strategic, management and operational direction of the Company, all while achieving record breaking attendance. IAPAA Applause Award winner in 2012.
VP and GM 2000-2004
Led the transition of ownership and management from Warner Bros Recreation and Entertainment to Six Flags, as well as the master planning, development and operation of the world class Park in San Martin de la Vega, Spain, which opened on time, on budget and at a quality level that exceeded expectations.
Six Flags Marine World
VP and GM
Led the brand transition from Marine World Africa USA to Six Flags Marine World with nearly US$200 million in attraction design, development and integration with a world class zoological offering. Worked directly with the Vallejo City managment to drive results Achieved the highest attendance, revenue and EBITDA in the prior history of the Park.
Knotts Berry Farm
Buena Park, CA
VP of Operations and Entertainment
Participated in the operation, leadership, direction and management of America's first theme park for 21 years. Honed skills and developed leadership philisophies, as well as practices that are rooted in sound experience, while developing world class attractions, events and business results. Applause Award winner in 1988. Played a key role in a revolutionary development that would change the face of combined entertainment and retail with the introduction of Camp Snoopy in Mall of America in Bloomington, MN in 1992.