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Outdoor Amusement Business Association

Your Voice in the Mobile Amusement Industry

Our Mission: “TO PROMOTE THE PRESERVATION AND GROWTH OF THE OUTDOOR AMUSEMENT INDUSTRY THROUGH LEADERSHIP, ADVOCACY AND EDUCATION”


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  • 43rd Annual AIMS Safety Seminar Registration

    Registration for AIMS International’s 43rd Annual Safety Seminar is now open and available online.  This comprehensive seminar, to be held January 11-16, 2015 at the Doubletree by Hilton in Orlando, Florida, offers classroom and hands-on safety training along with invaluable networking opportunities for ride inspectors, maintenance, operations and aquatic personnel in the amusement industry. Please see application…
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    John Sykes Named 2015 Chair of IAFE

    John Sykes, president and CEO of The Park of East Texas, Inc., which produces the East Texas State Fair and Academic Rodeo in Tyler Texas, was elected the 2015 chair of the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) today during the final business session of the 124th IAFE Annual Convention. After graduating magna cum…
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    Five Honored with Heritage Awards

    During the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) 124th Annual Convention, Heritage Awards sponsored by Haas & Wilkerson Insurance were presented to five exceptional individuals in the field of fair management, according to IAFE President and CEO Jim Tucker. Carol Porter of Haas & Wilkerson Insurance announced and presented the awards to the recipients,…
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    Jayme Buttke Named Executive of the Year

    On December 8, 2014, at the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) 124th Annual Convention, held Dec. 7-11, at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas, Jayme Buttke of the Wisconsin Association of Fairs was named the Federation of State and Provincial Fair Association’s Executive of the Year. The Executive of the Year Award goes…
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