Asia, and China in particular, is an important market for Los Angeles design firm Thinkwell. Kelly Ryner, who was Thinkwell Group’s first employee back in 2001, leads its Beijing studio. Recent Chinese projects include Lionsgate Entertainment World at Henqin Island and Eon Time World in Harbin.
Prior to joining Thinkwell, Ryner held roles at major theme parks including Universal’s Islands of Adventure, Universal Studios Hollywood, Universal Studios Japan and Warner Bros. Movie World Germany. Her background as an art director and scenic artist allows her to help clients understand their needs and goals, while clearly communicating the complex development process with them.