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CENTAMAN Systems expands to USA


Australian firm, CENTAMAN Systems, a world leader in visitor attraction management solutions has opened their latest office in the United States. Located in the prestigious John Hancock Center in Chicago, the new office takes the total number of CENTAMAN offices world-wide to eight including offices in Australia, New Zealand and Asia.

Mike Korbel has been appointed as General Manager of the new USA subsidiary.  Mike has been with CENTAMAN Systems for 11 years, most recently as General Manager of CENTAMAN Systems Australia and has been responsible for many of CENTAMAN’s largest installations including projects in Asia and USA.  “Mike’s appointment to head our USA operation is a reflection of his industry expertise and detailed product and market knowledge which USA customers will be able to benefit from immediately” said Mark Iles, CEO of CENTAMAN Systems.

CENTAMAN already have a number of customers in the USA including the new Sahara Sam’s Oasis Indoor Water Park located in West Berlin NJ and due for completion in early 2009.  Sahara Sam’s President, Mr. Ilya Girlya said, “we spoke to a number of vendors however CENTAMAN was the only company that had a totally integrated solution that was flexible enough to meet our needs. They have been extremely professional in everything they have done and I believe it’s the best solution of its type to be offered in North America for many years”.

Mike Korbel said “as market leader in the attractions and tourism markets in Australia, and with over 300 sites in the USA already we know we have the product, features and experience to deliver the CENTAMAN solution into the USA market.  What our new office gives us is the ability to deliver exceptional standards of customer service to all of our clients by providing localized and responsive support and services.”


Sahara Sam’s – Ilya Girlya, President – ph +1- 856-663-7751 –
CENTAMAN Systems – Mark Iles, CEO – ph +61-2-9906-7522 –
USA Office – Mike Korbel, General Manager – ph +1-312-253-4029 –

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