Thea Awards Recipients

Thea Awards 2016

2016 Thea Awards recipients

"It's a safari or parade of the exotic and the familiar - characters, creatures, cultures, themes - conveying the power of the moment, of story and of place" -- TEA President Steve Birket

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TEA President Steve Birket with
Keith James, JRA, recipient of
the Buzz Price Thea lifetime honor

LIST OF AWARD RECIPIENTS

The Buzz Price Thea Award – Recognizing a Lifetime of Distinguished Achievements

  • Keith James, Owner/CEO, Jack Rouse Associates      

Thea Classic Award

  • San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park (San Diego, CA, USA)

 

Thea Awards for Outstanding Achievement (AOA)

  • One World Observatory (New York, NY, USA) - Attraction
  • SpongeBob SubPants Adventure, Moody Gardens (Galveston, TX, USA) - Attraction
  • Les Amoureux de Verdun, Puy du Fou (Les Espesses, France) - Attraction, Limited Budget
  • Foresta Lumina, Parc de la Gorge de Coaticook (Coaticook, QC, Canada) - Interactive Attraction, Limited Budget 
  • Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden, Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden (Dallas, TX, USA) - Science/Discovery Garden
  • Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty, Victoria and Albert Museum (London, UK) - Museum Exhibit
  • Inspector Training Course, Discovery Cube Los Angeles - Science/Discovery Experience, Limited Budget
  • Fountain of Dreams (Wuyishan, China) - Event Spectacular
  • Disney Paint the Night, Hong Kong Disneyland & Disneyland (Hong Kong & Anaheim) - Parade Spectacular
  • Gantom Torch Technology - Technology, Limited Budget
  • Geppetto Animation Control System - Technology Breakthrough
  • Manufacturing Innovation, Ford Rouge Factory Tour, The Henry Ford (Dearborn, MI, USA) - Brand Experience, Limited Budget
  • Moments of Happiness at World of Coca-Cola (Atlanta, GA, USA) - Corporate Visitor Center Rehab, Limited Budget
  • Integrated Environmental Media System at LAX (Los Angeles, CA, USA) - Environmental Media Experience

TEA Distinguished Service Award

  • John Robinett, Senior Vice President - Economics, AECOM

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