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James Anderson

James Anderson

  • Senior Director - Visitor Attractions; Senior Creative Director
  • Canada

James is our visitor attractions enthusiast.

His creative mind has been behind successful projects in the U.S., Asia and Europe, finding new ways to engage people. In his spare time, James obsesses about making our clients’ projects the most talked about hot ticket attractions going.

James knew he was going to be in attractions at eight years old, when a trip to Disneyland changed his life. He was likely the only child in his grade three class who asked for a drafting set for his birthday – and got one. James’ fascination for storytelling makes him our go-to person for creating must-see, must-do attractions. After completing an architecture degree at University of Toronto (1993), he joined FORREC, and has been a creative director for almost 20 years. For the past four years, he’s been the lead creative director, running the team and overseeing all design direction. Now his thoughtful manner and creative eye ensure that every visitor attraction designed by FORREC is an irresistible magnet for guests and a financial win for clients. Many international clients, including LEGO, Nickelodeon and Universal, have trusted him to translate their iconic brands into successful projects.

Matt Dawson Matt Dawson

Matt Dawson

Vice President - Business Development
David Eagleson David Eagleson

David Eagleson

Vice President – Key Projects
Thomas Gould Thomas Gould

Thomas Gould

Senior Director
D. Cale Heit D. Cale Heit

Cale Heit

President & CEO
Linda Hung Linda Hung

Linda Hung

Vice President
Rochelle Jones Rochelle Jones

Rochelle Jones

Studio Director - Interior Design
Alfredo Landaeta Alfredo Landaeta

Alfredo Landaeta

Director - Mixed-Use + Entertainment
Michelle Lemmon Michelle Lemmon

Michelle Lemmon

Director of Marketing
Catherine Low Catherine Low

Catherine Low

Vice President – Finance

Louise Mazzotta

Director of People
Dennis Pyon Dennis Pyon

Dennis Pyon

Vice President – Operations
Eric J. O’Rourke Eric J. O’Rourke

Eric J. O’Rourke

Senior Director - Theme Parks
Cindi Rowan Cindi Rowan

Cindi Rowan

Studio Director – Landscape Architecture
Steven Shah Steven Shah

Steven Shah

Vice President
Court Sin Court Sin

Court Sin

Studio Director – Architecture
Anna Szczepaniak Anna Szczepaniak

Anna Szczepaniak

Studio Director - Creative Services
Scott Torrance Scott Torrance

Scott Torrance

Senior Director - Landscape Architecture
Anthony M. Van Dam Anthony M. Van Dam

Anthony M. Van Dam

Executive Vice President
Jessica Vitale Jessica Vitale

Jessica Vitale

Studio Director - Graphic Design
William Wang William Wang

William Wang

Regional Director, China

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