Joe Zenas

Chief Executive Officer

As Chief Executive Officer, Joe is responsible for leading the strategic direction of the company as well as managing new growth opportunities, business development strategies & alliances, and intellectual property partnerships.

Joe’s leadership has been instrumental in building Thinkwell’s reputation as a company that deals masterfully with many of the world’s most cherished brands and intellectual properties. Whether he is addressing the concerns of Warner Bros. and the author of Harry Potter or those of cultural institutions like the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago, Joe advocates for the priorities and values of Thinkwell’s clients as they strategically expand their reach.

Memberships & Affiliations

Themed Entertainment Association International Board
Society for Environmental Graphic Design Board
American Association of Museums
Association of Science &Technology Centers
International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions
Mentor/Advisor to USC’s Thornton School of Music Popular Music Program

Select Project Experience

Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience
USA Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai
Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi
Producer & Director of Universal Studios Creative Studio
Producer for Walt Disney Entertainment & Disneyland
Independent producer for numerous events, including:

  • 1996 Centennial Olympic Games Ceremonies, Atlanta
  • Hong Kong 1997 Reunification Spectacular
  • Ten Super Bowl Halftime & Pregame Shows