Past Presidents

Peter Chernack (In Memoriam)

Chair, International Board President: 1997, 1998

The Chernack Group
1083 E. Elmwood Ave.
Burbank, California, 91501
United States
Tel: +1 818 424-0275


Peter will be missed. A great loss to TEA, our Industry, and the world.

In Memory:


Read These Articles:

Liquid Gold: Appreciating Peter Chernack, 1948-2016

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Peter Chernack was a creator of compelling guest experiences for developers of leisure venues and branded attractions. Prior to forming his own company, he was a principal and senior executive with Metavision, an internationally recognized, award-winning producer of experiential projects for theme parks, visitor centers and corporate exhibitions.




In his role as the firm’s Executive Producer, he managed the concept, design and production of projects for a diverse group of high profile international clients. He worked directly with each client’s senior management and guided creative resources to successfully translate company brands, intellectual property and core business goals into engaging experiences for their target audience.


Peter Chernack was a charter member and two-term Past President of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA), a trade organization representing over 1200 member companies worldwide that serve the leisure and recreation industry.

TEA boards and committees

Past Presidents – Chair, International Board President: 1997, 1998