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Peter Doyle

General Manager | Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada

Peter Doyle has more than 25 years experience in developing and managing projects, entertainment and tourism facilities including aquariums, theme parks and special events. Peter has worked in Canada and internationally and has been involved in the successful opening of ten different projects.

Included in this international experience is 10+ years in SE Asia. Recently I returned from Singapore where he was Vice President of Marine Life Park at Resorts World Sentosa. In this role he was responsible for the final development, set up and opening of the Marine Life Park. Marine Life Park consists of the world’s largest aquarium, interactive dolphin experience and integrated waterpark.

Peter also lived and worked in Hong Kong where he was Director of Operations at Ocean Park and in the Philippines as General Manager of the Southwoods Ecocentrum development which included Splash Island Waterpark.

Other experience includes:
• Senior Vice President Marine, Waterpark and Retail at Atlantis The Palm Dubai, UAE;
• General Manager, Olympic Spirit Toronto in Toronto, Canada;
• Walt Disney World, Orlando, USA
• Winter Olympic Games, Calgary, Canada
• World’s Exposition, Vancouver, Canada

This work experienced is combined with an MBA in Hospitality & Tourism from the University of Guelph in Canada.

Peter will be speaking on...

Date: Feb. 6, 2013
2:45pm - 3:45pm
Session: B1: Case Study: Ripley's Aquarium Canada. How Investment In
Attractions Builds Destination Appeal
Room: Carmichael/Jackson