Universal Studios Japan executive makes quick turn around of park

Posted Wednesday, September 24, 2008 3:14 PM | Contributed by Jeff

Within two years of taking charge of USJ Co., the operator of the Universal Studios Japan theme park in Osaka, 61-year-old American Glenn Gumpel, succeeded in making it a profitable company. Financial restructuring, management culture changes and a focus on the brands that Japanese care most about have changed the direction of the park.

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Wednesday, September 24, 2008 5:24 PM

Can he do the same for Six Flags, or would that be like asking for a Cubs World Series trophy?

Wednesday, September 24, 2008 5:58 PM

It doesn't matter, he doesn't work for Six Flags.


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