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Episode 16: I'M4FUN...with Dennis Speigel: Denise Beckson
Proven and creative strategies for operating a successful human resources program, including J-1 Visa discussion

Episode 16 of the ITPS I’M4FUN with Dennis Speigel welcomes Denise Beckson, Senior Executive with the Morey Organization (Morey’s Piers). Family owned and operated since 1969, Morey’s Piers is a classic seaside amusement resort in New Jersey, offering 4 beachfront amusement piers and 2 waterpark operations. For over 20 years, Denise has worked in different capacities for Morey’s Piers, and she currently oversees all waterpark operations as well as oversees corporate human resources. She is heavily involved in the amusement industry, and sits on IAAPA’s Education, Government Relations, and North American Regional Advisory Committees. Join Dennis and Denise live on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 10:00am Eastern time, when they discuss new workplace practices because of Covid, human resource strategies for the amusement industry including impact from J-1 Visa programs, and government regulations will continue to greatly impact our industry.

Apr 21, 2021 10:00 AM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Dennis Speigel
Founder & CEO @International Theme Park Services, Inc.
Internationally recognized as a leader and expert in the amusement industry with over 50 years of experience, Dennis Speigel founded International Theme Park Services, Inc. (ITPS) in 1983. Dennis began his career in the amusement industry as a ticket taker at age 13, and this passion has blossomed into a lifelong calling. His vast experience in analyzing, developing, planning, designing, opening, and managing theme parks and attractions has made Dennis a sought-after speaker, consultant, teacher, and advisor. He is past Chairman of the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA), currently serves on its Advisory Board, and has been awarded not only its Meritorious Service Award, but also its Lifetime Achievement Award for his illustrious service to the industry. Dennis has led his longtime team in working on over 500 projects in 50 countries and prides himself on providing services that brings smiles to people’s faces.
Denise Beckson
Senior Executive / Officer @The Morey Organization
Ms. Beckson serves as a senior executive/officer with The Morey Organization, Inc. dba: Morey’s Piers in the Wildwoods, New Jersey. In this capacity, she oversees the Corporation’s Human Resource Division and Government Relations. Denise is a graduate of Indiana University and American University. She has spent 30 years in the amusement/theme park industry. She is active and passionately involved in the industry-at-large and has served on the IAAPA Board of Directors, is the current Chairman of the North American Government Relations subcommittee and has served and chaired various committees over her years of involvement in the association. She is a current Board Member of both the NJ Amusement Association and the NJ Restaurant and Hospitality Association. She is Senior Associate for Ellis & Associates and serves as a Director for their International Aquatic Safety School. Denise frequently shares her experience as a speaker at conferences throughout the country and internationally.