TEA News

23 April 2019

Photos and media coverage: 2019 TEA Summit & Thea Awards Gala

Disneyland Hotel, Anaheim - The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) reported success and increased attendance numbers for its annual big weekend of events, April 11-13, 2019, consisting of the two-day TEA Summit conference, followed by the 25th Annual TEA Thea Awards Gala presented by Chimelong. #TEAsummit #TEAtheas

TOP: Cynthia Vergon (InFact Global)
and Ifat Caspi (P&P Projects) of the
TEA EME Division present Thea Award trophy
to Denise Saviss and Kerry Lovegrove
of Princess Cruises for "Fantastic Journey."
ABOVE: Michael Mercadante,
TEA International Board President
and Chris Ho of Chimelong Group.

Members of the visitor attractions industry came from around the world to enjoy opportunities of professional development, networking and celebration. Some 350 delegates attended TEA Summit Day One; 600+ filled the room for Day Two (Thea Awards Case Studies Day); and 800 people attended the Gala.

Congratulations to all the TEA Thea Awards recipients and the many creatives and specialists who made up the teams that produced the projects. Heartfelt thanks to the event organizers, chairs, moderators, speakers, sponsors, volunteers, participants and supporters of all kinds, TEA leadership, the TEA Thea Awards Committee and TEA staff.

See links below for photo galleries, event details and media coverage.

 

The keynote of TEA Summit Day One 2019
was a Conversation with Mark Woodbury
of Universal Creative, recipient of the
Buzz Price Thea Award for a Lifetime of
Distinguished Achievements. Woodbury spoke
with Universal colleague Mike West. 

PHOTO GALLERIES 

 

 

TEA Summit Day 2 (Thea Case Studies) 2019
drew more than 600 people

EVENT SUMMARIES

 

 

Press coverage

 

 

 

Posted by Judy Rubin

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