PRODUCED BY FUNWORLD—THE OFFICIAL MAGAZINE OF IAAPA FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2016


In Brief

Early Bird Registration for IAAPA FEC Summit 2017 Ends Tomorrow
Discounted early bird registration for IAAPA FEC Summit 2017 ends tomorrow, Nov. 20. The three-day event takes place Jan. 29-31 in Scottsdale, Arizona and includes education sessions and time to network with peers.

Register today at IAAPA  Central (Booth #3831).

Think Outside the Box with Customer Service Session
Online retailer Zappos has gained a strong reputation for delivering excellent customer service. In “Game Changer: Zappos, Using Culture to Create Exceptional Customer Experiences,” Jon Wolske, the company’s culture evangelist, will explore how the company puts customers first and share tips to apply at attractions. The session takes place Friday at 9 a.m. in Room S320. Tickets and Expo badge are required and can be purchased at Registration.

IAAPA Foundation Establishes a Memorial Fund in Memory of Alexander (Al) Weber Jr., Ph.D
With the support of Bonnie Weber, the wife of the late attractions industry leader Alexander (Al) Weber Jr., Ph.D, founder, president, and CEO of Apex Parks Group, the IAAPA Foundation has established a memorial fund to support education for future attractions leaders.

Donations should be made payable to the IAAPA Foundation to benefit the Al Weber Jr., Ph.D Memorial Fund, 1448 Duke St., Alexandria, VA 22314, USA. Additional information is available at www.IAAPA.org/foundation.

Voting for People's Choice Best Booth Exhibitor Award Now Open
Attendees can help make their favorite booth a winner at IAAPA Attractions Expo 2016 by voting for the People’s Choice Best Booth Exhibitor Award. Paper ballots are available at IAAPA Central (Booth #3831). Attendees can also vote online through the IAAPA Expos Mobile App or www.IAAPA.org/VotePeoplesChoice. Voting is open through the conclusion of the trade show Friday, Nov. 18. One vote per attendee (exhibitors are ineligible). Remember to consider all elements including booth design, branding, staffing, and overall appeal.

Give Us Your Feedback on Expo Conference Program
Please help IAAPA ensure future Expos meet your education needs by sharing your candid feedback via participant evaluation forms that will be handed out after every session. You may drop the completed form off in the Evaluation Drop Box located in the session room, give it to an IAAPA Ambassador, or turn in to the IAAPA Education Office located in Room S230C.

Welcome New Members
IAAPA welcomed the following new members at IAAPA Attractions Expo 2016*:

AUSTRALIA
Shea Adams
Jodie Clapp

AUSTRIA
Wideshot Design GmbH

BRAZIL
Aqualand Resort
Patio Batel
Mr. Edson Moura
ZM DO Brasil

CANADA
Mrs Chuang Li
Brewster Travel Canada

EL SALVADOR
Atlantis Waterpark

GERMANY
UP Entertainment

SAUDI ARABIA
Mohamed Elmashad
Squares/Square One

MEXICO
ZOOFARI
Garcia Group

NETHERLANDS
BCE

NIGERIA
Play World Adventures

PEOPLES REPULIC OF CHINA
Sulandscape
Shenzhen Aglare Lighting Co. LTD
Anhui Sunriver ZYJ Glamping

UNITED STATES
Urban Air Trampoline Parks
The Original Pizza Place
Olympic Fun Center
INVERSHOW
Design - Lab Schools
Standard Partners
KRU Consulting, LLC
JR Automation
Kyle Outlaw
Ultimate Air
Wild West Concessions
INTER-FAB Commercial Aquatics
Basys Processing
Jumpers 4 You
Bowling Business Builders Intl.
Fun and Fun Toys Inc.
Clark Construction Group
RaGaPa Inc.
Prisa Group
Blue Sky Creative Solutions
Funville Family Fun Center
Geist House Design LLC
The Game Room Adventure Cafe
JJ Entertainment World LLC
Images Everywhere Inc.
Communications and Entertainment Inc.
Interlaced Productions LLC
HudsonPLAY
Clear Blue Ventures
Mr. Alexander Ames
Splash Universe Water Park Resort
Total Entertainment LLC
Action Horizons Inc.
When Pigs Fly LLC
Pro Images LLC
Big Apple Circus
Dragon Cones
FUNPLEX
Robertson Partnership LLC
Mr. Lary Zucker
PRO IMAGES LLC
Dunas

UNITED KINGDOM
The Clacton Pier Company LTD

*As of Nov. 17

 

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