The Waterpark Company, is pleased to welcome Pat Finnegan to its team of over 450 employees worldwide. Finnegan will represent WhiteWater as the Vice President of Sales – North Eastern United States.
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Pat Finnegan is no stranger to the waterpark industry; he is a 26-year veteran who comes to WhiteWater from Chula Vista Resort, in Wisconsin Dells, WI. Pat joined the Chula Vista team in 2006 as the VP of Aquatic Development and Operations and went on to become Vice President and General Manager.
Prior to Chula Vista, Pat spent 18 years at Wet ‘n’ Wild Orlando, as Director of Operations, where he was a key player in modernizing the park, putting his experience in revenue operations, park operations, park services, food and beverage, catering, safety and security and guest relations to great use.
Finnegan is on the World Waterpark Association Board of Directors, Chair of the Children’s Drowning Prevention Council, Vice Chair of the WWA Safety Committee and Chair of the IAAPA Waterpark Committee from 2006 to 2009. He is also an award-winning industry presenter, recognized with the WWA 2007 Best Speaker Award and the 2008 Kelly Ogle Memorial Safety Award.
"WhiteWater is proud to welcome an individual of Pat’s caliber and background to our team, " affirms Andrew Mowatt, WhiteWater’s EVP, North American Sales. "Pat brings a wealth of experience to the table and will have a huge impact both internally and with our waterpark customer group at large."
As VP of Sales – North Eastern United States, Pat Finnegan joins WhiteWater’s global sales force, with 15 offices worldwide.
About WhiteWater West, The Waterpark Company
Established in 1980, WhiteWater has over 450 employees and is a vertically integrated supplier of the most successful waterpark attractions in the world. Specializing in waterslides, AquaPlayTM multi-level interactive play structures, wave-generating equipment and Prime Play soft modular play systems and family adventure parks, our award winning products and industry leading technology are at more than 4, 000 projects worldwide. Our depth of expertise includes park planning, engineering, manufacturing and installation. Markets include indoor and outdoor waterparks, hotels and resorts, amusement and theme parks, cruise ships, speciality markets and municipal aquatic facilities.
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