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August 2010 > Marquee Award

First class ticket

by Cole Hornaday

Tags: Gold Class Cinemas , Mark Mulcahy , Roscoe “Roc” Kirby , Village Roadshow

(continued from page 20) “The concept originated in Australia about 12 years ago,” says Gold Coast Cinemas Vice President of Marketing, Mark Mulcahy. “We’re trying to create an experience for every person that goes to the movies that a studio executive might have when they go into a screening r...

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August 2010 > Front Line Award

The best is yet to come

by Cole Hornaday

Tags: Alan Resnick , Dale Sweet , John Thompson , The Tivoli Theatre

John Thompson Greeter The Tivoli Theatre St. Louis, MO Nominated By Dale Sweet General Manager About the Tivoli > Built in 1924, the Tivoli Building is the most prominent edifice in The Loop area of St. Louis and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. On May 24, 1924, the orn...

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August 2010 > Marquee Award

First class ticket

by Cole Hornaday

Tags: Gold Class Cinemas , Mark Mulcahy , Roscoe “Roc” Kirby , Village Roadshow

Gold Standard First class ticket By Cole Hornaday W hen a rainy day spoils the plans of most folks, it means an afternoon in front of the TV; for industry executives, it inspires a whole new mode of moviegoing. Many question the wisdom of opening a new business in the current economic clim...

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August 2010 > Marquee Award

First class ticket

by Cole Hornaday

Tags: Gold Class Cinemas , Mark Mulcahy , Roscoe “Roc” Kirby , Village Roadshow

TASTE WITHOUT HASTE Patrons can enjoy the easy-to-eat regional menu prepared fresh to order by an in-house chef GOLDEN DREAM Gold Class Cinemas is like fl ying fi rst class. Patrons select their seats online prior to arriving at the cinema and are led to their own comfy recliner GOLDEN PROMI...

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August 2010 > Front Office Award

All that glitters

by Cole Hornaday

Tags: Diablo Cody , Donovan Leitch , Edgar Wright , Eli Roth , Golden Earrings , Joe Dante , John Landis , Julie Marchese , Marion Kerr , Michael Torgan , New Beverly Cinema , Peter Bogdonavich , Quentin Tarantino , Rian Johnson , The Blob , The In Crowd

ALL THAT GLITTERS Cinephile takes her own star bow by Cole Hornaday T he 2010 US Census has no tally for dreamers, but it’s a safe bet the majority live in Tinseltown. Every busboy is a future leading man, every waiter has a screenplay and the gal serving you popcorn has a 6 am screen ...

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July 2010 > Front Line Award

Quality Of Care

by Cole Hornaday

Tags: Caitlin Vielhaber , Goodrich Quality Theaters

QUALITY OF CARE An open heart inspires by Cole Hornaday C aitlin Vielhaber’s life is constant motion. Days are challenging enough when you’re a full-time student and cinema employee, but when you’re working at two different theater locations, you’d best be skilled...

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July 2010 > Front Office Award

In Good Hands

by Cole Hornaday

Tags: Andrew Thompson , Coolidge Corner Theatre , nonprofit

IN GOOD HANDS Veteran manager has situation under control by Cole Hornaday L ike the lighthouse keepers of old, Andrew Thompson’s workday never ends. Ar riving early, leaving late, his job as Operations Manager at the Coolidge Corner Theatre calls for superhuman diligence. Thompson started ...

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July 2010 > Marquee Award

Won't You Be My Neighbor?

by Cole Hornaday

Tags: Gary Geiger , Neighborhood Cinema Group , Owosso Cinemas

Neighborhood Cinema Group Owosso Cinemas Owosso, Michigan WON’T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR? Twenty-fi ve years of small town hospitality by Cole Hornaday O n a humid evening in late June of 1985, Gary Geiger climbed to the rooftop of his newly opened Owosso 3 Cinema complex, surveyed the pack...

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June 2010 > Front Office Award

Celebrating diversity

by Cole Hornaday

Tags: Daime Lai , UA Los Cerritos Galaxy , United Artists

CELEBRATING DIVERSITY Variety is the spice of life By Cole Hornaday F or generations, the Californian city of Cerritos has been many things to a great many people. From the Native Americans to the Spanish colonists to today’s suburbanites, 60 percent of whom are fi rst and second gen...

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June 2010 > Marquee Award

Pick Of The Lot

by Cole Hornaday

Tags: Bayshore Town Center , Bowling , Hamid Hashemi , IPic Entertainment , Muvico Cinemas , Ovation American Grill , Sequel Bar , ipic

IPIC ENTERTAINMENT > BAYSHORE TOWN CENTER > GLENDALE, WI “W hen I got into this business in 1984, it was purely by accident,” recalls IPic Entertainment Founder and CEO Hamid Hashemi. “I really didn’t know anything about the business. I learned the hard way what competition means.” Bor...

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