John’s 40-year career reflects his passion for developing themed entertainment. His unique experience blends roots in entertainment production with negotiations and management of design and development of entertainment and theming projects globally. As a Program Director at nFusion, John brings his expertise in negotiating and managing mega-projects. Prior to joining nFusion, John helped deliver four Disney Theme Parks (most recently Shanghai Disneyland, as Vice President, Project Management), three world expos, and worked with multiple Hollywood Studios. He leads nFusion’s program management group with clarity and focus, offering guidance to them around the globe. John is passionate about unifying teams to deliver themed projects that impact lives in a positive way. He has helped lead some of the firm’s most important initiatives, both internally and for clients, such as the Fort Edmonton Park Indigenous Peoples’ Experiences. John leads by example, sharing his understanding of what it means to be a global project management firm by mentoring his team to success. John holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Technical Design Theater from Boston University and a Master of Business Administration from Pepperdine University, and is based in the Los Angeles, CA office.

Education

    Boston University - BFA in Technical Design, Theatre
    Pepperdine University - MBA

Associations

    International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions
    Themed Entertainment Association

Noted Clients/Projects

    Fort Edmonton Park
    Epcot Center
    Tokyo Disneyland
    Hong Kong Disneyland
    Metro Goldwyn Meyer Studios
    Shanghai Disneyland
    Global LBE, Expos and Events