Kenneth J. Wagener | Vice President

Kenny has over 30 years of experience in numerous leisure and themed entertainment projects throughout the world, providing training, operations, and marketing expertise. His skill in helping MR clients reach their desired goals requires a combination of research, planning, and a collaborative review process all the while working within a variety of entertainment uses. Kenny and the MR team are experts in developing processes that deliver measurable and successful results for their clients.

Having worked on the pre-opening operational teams of over a dozen themed attractions throughout his career, Kenny is uniquely qualified to provide onsite marketing, operations, and administration expertise assisting MR clients through the challenging ‘learning curves’ of both pre-opening and operational phases of development.
Prior to his involvement with MR, Kenny served as General Manager for a first-of-its-kind indoor theme park, the Wonderful World of Whimsy, in Hong Kong, as well as at several other venues, bringing a broad background of experience to Management Resources’ clients and projects. His experience with Marriott, General Growth, and Chuck E. Cheese corporations has added to his wealth of knowledge and capabilities in the leisure time industry.

A sampling of Kenny's clients include:
Commercial theme parks & attractions

Ferrari World, Abu Dhabi
Lights of Liberty
Titanic Belfast
uShaka Marine World
Corporate, promotional & brand centers

Crayola Experience
Expo ‘86
La Ciudad de los Niños
Thomas Town
Hasbro
Private not-for-profit organizations

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Mystic Seaport
Please Touch Museum
Exploratorium
The Franklin Institute
Omaha Children's Museum
Delaware Children's Museum
Pretend City
San Antonio Children's Museum