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Clearwater Marine Aquarium Empowers Mission with New Expansion

$80m Investment to Enhance Marine Life Rescue, Rehabilitation, and Release   With the excited unveiling of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins Winter, Hope, PJ, Nick, and Hemi to the new Ruth and J.O. Stone Dolphin Complex, PGAV Destinations is thrilled to celebrate the significant progress of the newly-expanded dolphin habitat at Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA)!   Announced… Continue reading.

PGAV Destinations Expands Media Production Studio

  Industry Leader to Head Growing Team   Global attraction design firm PGAV Destinations has recently expanded its thriving media production team with the addition of long-standing industry leader, Tony Miceli. In his new roll as Director of Media Production, Miceli will be overseeing the production and directing of media, audio, and sound for new… Continue reading.

Americans Reducing Travel, Turning Point in Demographic Shift

Attraction Design Firm PGAV Destinations and research firm H2R Market Research Publish Insights on Americans Americans are traveling less frequently and are returning to attractions less and less – often in search of something new and welcoming. The results of PGAV’s fifth-annual Voice of the Visitor: Outlook on the Attractions Industry, which tracks Americans’ travel… Continue reading.

PGAV’s Jim Duckwitz Promoted to Vice President of Finance

Vision of collaboration and innovative technology for the future The global planning and design firm PGAV announced that Jim Duckwitz has been promoted from Controller to Vice President of Finance. In this new role, Duckwitz will lead PGAV’s Accounting and Finance department in reviewing and innovating employee benefits, contract evaluation and negotiation, insurance renewals, and… Continue reading.

The St. Louis Aquarium at Union Station is Now Open

America’s newest aquarium is also one of its most high-tech and hands-on PGAV Destinations is thrilled to celebrate the opening of the St. Louis Aquarium at Union Station. Designed by PGAV Destinations, America’s newest aquarium is the centerpiece of a $187 million family entertainment attraction in downtown St. Louis. The Aquarium and other new attractions… Continue reading.

Rulantica Now Open at Europa-Park

Europe’s Newest Indoor Waterpark Raises the Bar in Design and Storytelling St. Louis-based PGAV Destinations is ringing in the New Year by celebrating the grand opening of Rulantica, Europa-Park’s largest single investment in the company’s history.   Spanning nearly 351,000 sq. ft., the $200 million Rulantica serves as Europa-Park’s first indoor waterpark and revolutionizes the… Continue reading.

$16m Chihuahuan Desert Transforms El Paso Zoo

Dynamic and innovative exhibit connects visitors to native habitats The PGAV Destinations-designed Chihuahuan Desert exhibit is now open at the El Paso Zoo, welcoming guests to celebrate and explore the flora and fauna of the surrounding desert environment. The all-new area serves as home to animals from one of North America’s largest deserts, and includes… Continue reading.

PGAV’s Latest Destinology Publication Helps Leaders Navigate a Dramatically Changing Workplace

Standout Leaders from American Alliance of Museums, Georgia Aquarium, Biltmore Estate, and Europa-Park Share Pathways to Success   New generations with new priorities. Hyperconnected employees who lack human connections. Robots! Today’s leaders are navigating in uncharted waters. But there are some beacons along the way. For the latest issue of its Destinology publication, PGAV Destinations… Continue reading.

Global Design Firm Continues Steady Talent Growth

Designers, Architects, and brand new skillsets join PGAV Destinations Team PGAV Destinations, the global leader in the planning and design of unique destinations, today announced the hiring of six new team members, continuing a 10% year-over-year growth for the last seven years. “The global destination market continues to evolve and innovate as attraction types merge… Continue reading.

Ruby Falls to Receive Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Award

Newly Expanded Lookout Mountain Attraction Receives Top State Award for Building Green The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation and Tennessee Governor Bill Lee will honor Ruby Falls on Thursday, August 1 in Franklin, TN with a Governor’s Environmental Steward Award (GESA). The Chattanooga, TN natural attraction will receive the distinguished GESA Building Green accolade… Continue reading.