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ITEC ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES NEW CHINA JOINT VENTURE AT 2015 IAAPA ASIAN ATTRACTIONS EXPO in HONG KONG
ORLANDO, Fla. (June 15, 2015) – ITEC Entertainment Corporation, the industry leader of award-winning entertainment solutions today announced a new joint venture during the IAAPA Asian Attractions Expo 2015 held in Hong Kong.
ITEC Entertainment China combines the unequaled themed entertainment development experience of ITEC Entertainment USA and the rich history of iconic architectural design and engineering of Shanghai Xian Dai Architecture Engineering & Consultants to offer creative and production design, entertainment technologies and integrated services to the increasingly diverse leisure entertainment industry.
The announcement took place at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre at opening day of the IAAPA Asia Attractions Expo to commemorate the strong relationships ITEC has built over the years across Asia.
“It was clear from the beginning that ITEC Entertainment and Shanghai Xian Dai believe in a shared vision to be a foremost provider of integrated entertainment solutions, said ITEC President and CEO, Bill Coan. This partnership enables us to combine the best of what both companies have to offer on a transformative level.”
"As one of the world's most renowned architecture firms, we wanted to align our company with a strategic partner that will strengthen our offerings," said QIN Yun, Chairman of Xian Dai. "In ITEC Entertainment, we have found a like-minded company that shares our passion for excellence and desire to secure high-end market share."
Currently the two companies are working together to build an attraction within the Oriental Movie Metropolis, based in Qingdao, China and funded by the Dalian Wanda Group. Plans for the Oriental Movie Metropolis feature the world's largest studio - at 10,000 square meters – that will combine film and television production and the world's only fixed underwater studio.
For more information about ITEC China, please visit, ITEC.com/SXD.
About ITEC Entertainment Corporation
ITEC Entertainment Corporation is the global industry leader of award-winning, entertainment solutions that ignite the dreams of hundreds of millions of people all over the world. ITEC’s culture of performance and innovation pushes the frontiers of themed entertainment design, production and technology to new heights. Founded in 1985, ITEC has delivered over 300 of the most successful and comprehensive guest experiences spanning: theme parks, rides and shows; cultural attractions; resorts and mixed-use; themed dining; entertainment centers; and themed retail. ITEC is headquartered in Orlando, Florida with offices throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit www.ITEC.com
About Shanghai Xian Dai Architecture Engineering & Consultants
Based in Shanghai, China, Shanghai Xian Dai Architecture Engineering & Consultants is one of the largest and most influential architectural and engineering design firms in China, affiliated to Shanghai Xian Dai Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd. Since its beginning, the company has grown and developed into a group company with more than 15 professional subsidiary companies providing a full-spectrum of services that includes architectural, water conservation, municipal and urban planning and provides one-stop services, including engineering consultancy, engineering design, EPC, engineering survey, etc.