Building on 24 years of success in the amusement and entertainment industry, Don Potts has joined Technomedia Solutions, Inc. ( www.gotechnomedia.com) as chief operating officer. Technomedia Solutions is an Orlando-based provider of creative media production, advanced audiovisual technology design, and integration services to a variety of industries, including theatre, theme park, museum, restaurant, architecture, show production, and exhibit design. Clients include the Apollo Theatre, AOL Time Warner, Universal Studios, the Empire State Building, Hard Rock Café, and Great Wolf Lodge.
Potts comes to Technomedia from Universal Studios, Inc., where he served as Universal Studios Florida's senior vice president of operations. He created and led initiatives in organizational design and infrastructure and attraction development. In addition, he played an integral role in the planning and development of Universal's Islands of Adventure theme park, Universal's CityWalk nighttime entertainment complex, and the Universal Orlando resort guest infrastructure.
Prior to Universal Studios, Potts spent 11 years working for another Universal, Inc. subsidiary, Yosemite Park and Curry Co., which operated the lodging and concession services in Yosemite National Park. He held a variety of positions there.
"Technomedia Solutions is growing by leaps and bounds and Don is the person to continue that growth," says John Miceli, president and CEO. "His vast experience and multiple business talents will help guide Technomedia and our staff of seasoned professionals to the top of the industry."