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Inside Sally Corporation - Jacksonville's Dark Ride Masters

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Inside Sally Corporation

Founded in 1977, Sally Corporation began as an animatronic production company to help market corporate brands in a unique and entertaining way. Since then, Sally has evolved into the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of the most successful dark rides around the world.



Chatting with Sally Corp CEO John Wood

On the latest episode of Completely Booked, we interviewed John Wood, founder and CEO of Sally Corporation. John tells us about Sally Corporation's journey from a top-notch animated musical show company to a dark ride company, and reveals the magic that happens inside of their Jacksonville headquarters. You can listen to the episode here: 



Go Behind the Scenes

Sally Corporation has created rides all over the world, including Scooby-Doo's Haunted Mansion, Justice League: Battle for Metropolis, Sesame Street, The Walking Dead: Battle for Survival, and so many more. You can get behind-the-scenes look at Sally Corp right here in Jacksonville. Learn about the designers, sculptors, engineers, programmers, artists, marketing team and more that make the dark ride magic happen. For more information on tours, visit their website at



Meet the Author

Gabby LoSchiavo, Gabrielle LoSchiavo, Jacksonville Public Library, BlogGabrielle LoSchiavo is a media specialist at Jacksonville Public Library. When she's not creating library content, you can most likely find her writing short stories, playing guitar, or binging horror films. She is also a co-host for Completely Booked, the official podcst of the Jacksonville Public Library.


Monday, September 30, 2019

Jacksonville Public Library