TEA Press Releases

08 June 2020

TEA is here for you in the tough times

Has your work situation changed?

TEA IS here for you!

  • Sharing information and resources
  • Hosting virtual events on our digital channels
  • Helping you network and stay in the community


Please make sure we have your current details at TEA Headquarters, so that you can benefit from staying connected. Email [email protected] or give us a call at +1 818-843-8497.


Free three-month extension for all TEA memberships

To all TEA members: We are extending your annual membership by three months at no additional cost to help stay connected to your business community during this challenging period. This will help you continue to have access to tools and resources, and to stay a part of the TEA global community. Membership dues help TEA serve you and our industry. You will continue to receive membership renewal notices from us during this period, but you may take the extra time if you need it.


Stay involved: TEA networking and educational events continue via TEA Digital.

  • TEA Digital uses our organization's dedicated, global platforms and online channels to support members with education, professional development, discussion and networking. The program, which kicked off on March 20, 2020, includes TEA Chats on the TEA LinkedIn Group; TEA Tuesday digital mixers, TEA Wednesday Webinars, TEA #TBT (Throwback Thursday) watch parties and more.  


Join TEA social media and online channels to help you stay connected and participate in TEA Digital events.


Make the most of resources via the TEA website at www.teaconnect.org.

  • Not a member? Join the association here.
  • Update your TEA Member Directory profile to keep your best face forward and ensure that TEA and others can reach you.
  • Share your news, jobs, projects in your member profile online that will post to the TEA website home page.
  • Subscribe to the TEA Connect e-newsletter and view past editions.
  • Visit the TEA Job Board - A FREE service for all job seekers. 
  • Consult the TEA/AECOM Theme Index and other TEA publications.


COVID-19 specific resources


Message from Jennie Nevin, TEA Chief Operating Officer

The Themed Entertainment Association is working to serve our members, fullfill our mission, and maintain a useful presence for you in these tough times - to help the community stay connected as we all look forward to a time of recovery.

These are unsettling times, having an impact on every aspect of life. We realize that every day, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you are faced with difficult decisions - because we are facing them as well. There's no playbook for this situation. We will all be changed. Our industry will change. But by keeping the community together, we will adapt and recover together. We are a creative community. We are hard workers, team players and problem solvers.

Below is a list of resources and channels for you. TEA Headquarters is here - to answer your questions, connect you to your colleagues and the industry, to listen to your suggestions and concerns. Please be sure to let us know if you have a new email address so as not to miss any communications. We are here to help! [email protected]

Thank you for your membership and for being a part of this global community. We love our members. We are grateful for you. -- Jennie Nevin




Posted by Judy Rubin



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