Paul R. Mefford II
Director of Ride Operations and Employee Safety with over 26 years of senior management experience in the face-paced amusement industry. Former owner and CEO of Carnival Entertainment, a California based traveling show. He has performed duties as a Sr. Ride Mechanic for Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Paul is also a former General Manager for Apex Parks Group, LLC., having operated permanent parks including Boomers El Cajon in California and Martins Fantasy Island in the Buffalo-Niagara region of Western New York. His expertise includes growth strategy, operations, project management, finance, communications, negotiation, business development and risk assessment. He is a NAARSO certified amusement ride inspector.