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Industry news and thoughts from our talented team.

12 November 2018 // Announcements

Ten Months, Nine Openings: JRA Celebrates Recent and Upcoming Projects

From mascots to motorcars and photography to football, the JRA studio has been in full force. We've opened two projects…
16 October 2018 // News

American Airlines CR Smith Museum Soars to New Heights

The American Airlines CR Smith Museum has recently re-opened following the successful completion of a redesign of its permanent exhibitions.…
06 September 2018 // News

Holocaust and Humanity Center Releases Powerful Preview Video

"Because the Holocaust was about dehumanization, to tell it the other way is to humanize and bring it out to…
08 August 2018 // News

National Comedy Center Celebrates Blockbuster Opening Weekend

About 30 years ago, just before Lucille Ball passed away, she told her hometown of Jamestown, NY that rather than…
02 August 2018 // News

National Comedy Center Brings Big Laughs, Stellar Reviews

The National Comedy Center is open for laughs in “I Love Lucy” comedian Lucille Ball’s hometown. Located in a repurposed…
11 July 2018 // News

National Comedy Center to Include Lenny Bruce Exhibit

To celebrate the opening of its Lenny Bruce exhibit, the National Comedy Center grand opening week will include a discussion…
05 July 2018 // News

JRA CEO Named to Top 50 Theme Park Influencer List

Blooloop, one of the world's leading online resources for professionals in the visitor attractions sector, has just named JRA CEO/Owner…
07 March 2018 // News

JRA Providing Planning, Design, Project Management for Lionsgate Movie World

As reported in the Los Angeles Times and Orlando Weekly, and in partnership with Landing International Development, Lionsgate is developing Lionsgate Movie…
20 November 2017 // News

JRA’s Chloe Hausfeld Receives International Industry Award at IAAPA Expo

Last week, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) named JRA Director of Marketing and Business Development, Chloe Hausfeld, its…
01 November 2017 // JRA Culture

A Celebration 30 Years in the Making

On October 6, 1987, Jack Rouse and the late Amy Merrell officially incorporated Jack Rouse Associates, Inc. Last Friday, our…
26 April 2017 // News

Couple Weds at SPAM® Museum

PR Newswire/Hormel Foods Press Release Yesterday, Mark I Love SPAM Benson – who last year legally changed his name as…
26 August 2015 // News

A View from Both Sides of the Fence, Part 2

Welcome back to our two-part look at how theme park design and operations collaborate, and sometimes collide. Last week, JRA…
19 August 2015 // News

A View From Both Sides of the Fence – Five Tips for a Successful Designer/Operator Partnership

Dan Schultz, JRA Chief Operating Officer In July, we asked the question, "should I build my museum or attraction?" Congratulations, the…