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The Passing of a Legend and a Muse

This week I learned that one of my personal muses, Disney legend Jack Lindquist, passed away earlier this year.  You all know him, even if you don’t think you do – the first president of Disneyland, Jack created the iconic question: “…you just won the Super Bowl, what are you going to do next?” 222 more words

Sock buddies

Comfortable socks and exciting presentations = the perfect ‘pair’!

What better way to conquer hump day than a pair of jazzy socks to set the tone for a fun and educational Wednesday. 436 more words

The Memories Business

We’re all in the memories business. We create happiness and sell experiences. And what better way to start the week than having our own memorable experiences? 572 more words

IAAPA Attraction Expo Part 5

Premier Rides had a prime spot at the east entrance of the north concourse and given the fact it is the closest to the main parking lots, many attendees passed by the booth throughout the show four days.  959 more words


IAAPA Attraction Expo 2015 Part 4

Bolliger & Mabillard had on their stand one of the front car for Fury 325 on display.  Opening in March 2015, this record breaking Giga Coaster helped Carowinds (Charlotte) redevelop their main entrance and provided them with a high capacity roller coaster that drove impressive attendance growth.   1,118 more words

Bolliger & Mabillard

IAAPA Attraction Expo 2015: Part 3

CAVU Designwerks was launched earlier this year just in time for the 2015 Asian Attraction Expo in Hong Kong and was founded by Peter Schnabel. Peter Schnabel previously served in important roles in three major companies and the goal was to look at the industry with a fresh set of ideas. 1,277 more words


IAAPA Attractions Expo 2015: Part 2

SBF-Visa and Rides-4-U featured a joint stand and had a few attractions on the show floor.  One of them was a brand new extended Spinning Coaster that added an extra curve on top of the standard figure 8 layout.   1,285 more words