Omnico congratulates the first Blooloop 50 theme park influencers

Omnico, the cloud-based point-of-sale (POS) and customer engagement solutions provider, is pleased to congratulate the inspirational people identified in the first Blooloop 50 Theme Park Influencer List.

The Blooloop 50 was created in association with Omnico to recognise the 50 most influential people in the global theme park industry.

mel taylor first Blooloop 50 Theme Park Influencer List“Creativity, drive and amazing achievements are all recognised in the new Blooloop 50 Theme Park Influencer List,” said Mel Taylor, CEO, Omnico Group. “This is a list of 50 outstanding individuals who have had real impact on the theme park industry by improving guest experiences, enhancing processes or developing and deploying next generation technology. It is only right that we give full recognition to their brilliance, determination, managerial expertise and hard work.

“The Blooloop 50 is certain to become a key indicator of excellence in theme park operation, design, management and innovation.”

The first Blooloop 50 Theme Park Influencer List

Judged by a panel of industry experts from nominations submitted from across the globe, the list highlights the most talented, innovative people across the theme park industry. It is headed by the Power 10, which comprises:

  • Thierry Coup, Senior Vice-President, Universal Parks & Resorts
  • Fernando Eiroa, CEO, Parques Reunidos
  • Robert Iger, Chairman and CEO, The Walt Disney Company
  • John Jakobsen, Chief New Openings Officer, Merlin Entertainments
  • Tom Mehrmann, Vice-President, Universal Studios Beijing
  • Joe Rohde, Portfolio Creative Executive, Walt Disney Imagineering
  • Amanda Thompson OBE, Managing Director, Blackpool Pleasure Beach
  • Nick Varney, CEO, Merlin Entertainments
  • Su Zhigang, Chairman and Founder, Chimelong Group
  • Li Zhe, Chairman and CEO, Riverside Group

Omnico worked closely on this exciting new project with Blooloop, the world’s leading online resource for attractions industry professionals. It is a new industry standard. Each year it will highlight the boldest, brightest and most influential people in all corners of the industry.

See: The Blooloop 50 Theme Park Influencer List 2018