Legoland California boss has his dream job

Posted Thursday, October 27, 2005 10:21 AM | Contributed by Jeff

Like a good Danish boy, John Jakobsen grew up with a fascination for all things Lego. Jakobsen, 42, is president and general manager of the Legoland California theme park in Carlsbad, one of four in the world. When he was a 5-year-old, the first park opened in a tiny town called Billund, just 20 miles from the farm where he spent his childhood. Working at the park was the ultimate high school summer job, he said.

Read more from The North County Times.

Related parks

Friday, October 28, 2005 10:15 AM
janfrederick's avatar That is an interesting article. Coming in 3rd in a marathon? Married to a model (maker), fascinated by the cereal aisle? Glad to hear Lego doesn't promote average stiffs. ;)
+0

You must be logged in to post

POP Forums - ©2018, POP World Media, LLC
Loading...