Member Benefits

  • Be part of the only worldwide network of professionals working in the Themed Entertainment Industry. The TEA provides numerous opportunities for you to meet and socialize with professionals from all sizes and types of vendors, owner operators and consultants
  • Through its NextGen initiative, TEA has an ongoing and multifaceted outreach program supporting and encouraging the next generation of industry leaders. This unique category of membership is available to students and recent graduates in the first 3 years of their career. Our student members represent more than 70 universities worldwide. If you are new to the industry, you will be in good company. If you are a business owner, you’ll have access to the next generation of creative, talented individuals
  • Enjoy member rates and share your expertise at our Industry events & conferences
  • Online membership directory – access to a global list of peers and resources, available to owner/operators and developers looking for resources
  • A robust online member profile that allows you to share information about your company, including news, multimedia and links to your social media
  • Unique and exclusive access to new projects through behind-the-scenes tours and educational presentations, such as the 2016 President's Forum at SeaWorld Orlando
  • Logo placement – include the TEA Member logo on your website and build credibility by aligning your organization with the best in the industry
  • Marketing opportunities – promote your organization while supporting the TEA through the TEA Sponsorship and global partnership opportunities 
  • TEA boards and committees provide opportunities for you to get involved with this global community and shape the future of the industry
  • Conferences and educational outings - SATE, SATE Academy Days, the TEA Summit and the Thea Awards Gala all afford opportunities to network, gain visibility through sponsorship, and benefit from peer-to-peer interaction and discussion
  • TEA presence at trade gatherings - TEA participates in the IAAPA Expos in Asia, Europe and North America as well as a growing number of other industry events around the world through panel discussions, mixers and exhibitions
  • International presence and community - TEA has four active Divisions: Western North America, Eastern North America, Europe & Middle East, and Asia Pacific. TEA events take place around the globe, and TEA members work around the globe. Read the TEA Blog or the TEA Connect Newsletter to get a sense of our activities and association culture.
  • International visibility and prestige - TEA is a world-class, professional organization that has, in the course of 25+ years, earned global recognition and attention in the industry and the international mainstream press.


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