The Hettema Group (THG), designers and producers of experiential attractions around the world, is to produce the annual Thea Awards Gala. The THG production team for the Thea Awards Gala will be headed by Phil Hettema (show producer/creative director) together with Tom Vanucci (show director) and Jeff Kurtti (script writer).
The annual Thea Awards recognize excellence in the international attractions industry. The Thea Awards Gala will be held on March 21 2015 at Disneyland Resort, Anaheim. (Tickets/more info: www.teaconnect.org)
Commenting on the announcement, TEA president Steve Birket (Birket Engineering) said, "We know that we're in good hands and can expect a show of the highest caliber, in keeping with TGH and TEA standards of excellence and creativity. Not only is Phil one of the top creative figures in themed entertainment, he's also been an active and valued leader within the Themed Entertainment Association for many years, including TEA's annual Summit and SATE conference, and service on the Thea Awards Committee. There's no one better to create the themed entertainment industry's most magical night of the year."