International engineering consulting firm, JBA, has appointed David Price, Founder of Price Leisure Group and son of Disney Legend Harrison "Buzz" Price, to the role of Executive Advisor to the company’s Artistic Engineering group.
Price has been tasked with bridging the gap between JBA’s Artistic Engineers and the creative teams to drive the delivery of ‘Wow’ experiences.
"David's special industry background and experience will help to further position JBA’s Artistic Engineering group as a collaborative minded go-to engineering resource within the creative design communities we serve, ” comments JBA's CEO Jim Gist.
“He will represent JBA and Artistic Engineering™ at industry events, serve as an advisor to me personally and work globally to elevate the conversation our Artistic Engineers have to deliver a ‘WOW’ experience through progressive engineering."
Price, who grew up in the leisure industry, brings a wealth of professional experience and understanding to the table. He is the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) Western Division President, an organisation he describes as 'the NASA of the entertainment industry.'
"JBA’s Artistic Engineering fits into the creative heart of our industry with demonstrated expertise in MEP engineering, fire protection, acoustics, audiovisual, show control, lighting, telecommunications and security/surveillance design, " says Price.
JBA, with headquarters in Las Vegas, has 50 years’ experience working with major design studios, content creators, architects, operators, owners, fabricators and integrators across the globe.