Leslie Hutcheson Joins IAAPA as New FEC Programs Manager

November 1, 2013 No Comments

The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) has welcomed new staff member Leslie Hutcheson to its global headquarters staff in Alexandria, Va.
Hutcheson joins IAAPA as manager of family entertainment center (FEC) programs. In this role, she will serve as the primary contact for the association’s FEC members and will develop programs, products and services for this segment of the group’s membership.
Hutcheson, whose career spans 24 years, joins IAAPA with extensive marketing and communications experience in the family entertainment center and attractions industry.
(For more information, call 703-299-5127 or email Colleen Mangone, cmangone@iaapa.org or David Mandt, dmandt@iaapa.org.)

Leslie Hutcheson

Leslie Hutcheson


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