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Hitch-Hiker / Personal Protected: How One Amusement Industry Leader Innovated Its Way Through The Pandemic

Hitch-Hiker / Personal Protected: How One Amusement Industry Leader Innovated Its Way Through The Pandemic

  As the saying goes — “When life gives you lemons — make lemonade”. That's easier said than done for most, and especially during this past year which posed so many challenges for the outdoor amusement industry.Jeff Swartz of Hitch-Hiker Manufacturing was just recovering from February 2020 hip surgery when the effects of the Covid-19 Pandemic began to be felt. Swartz delivered 3-4 trailers in late March and early April as customers hoped for only a short pause, but discussions of new builds and pre-orders began to slow and then altogether stopped, as amusement industry closures continued and the future became less and less uncertain.Some customers who were in production on trailers asked to put the progress on hold while others, remaining hopeful, pushed to open. But as the situation became more dire, even ...   [read more]
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Gibtown IISF Trade Show ready to roll for 2021; hopes to kick off season and return to operation

Gibtown IISF Trade Show ready to roll for 2021; hopes to kick off season and return to operation

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  Teresa Rimes, Secretary of the IISF Super Trade Show and Extravaganza, is looking forward to moving ahead with the 2021 Trade Show, February 16th-19th at the Gibtown Showmen's Club. “It's important to have the trade show in 2021; we're all in this together and we've had astronomical support from members regardless of if they are able to attend or not,” says Rimes.The 2021 trade show will follow CDC protocols and guidelines. Currently, volunteer help is low so Rimes and other staff members will heavily rely on members to comply. “We will have as many hand sanitizing stations as we can pile in and we will be mandating masks indoors when people are not seated for eating and drinking in accordance with our county guidelines,” says Rimes. Temperature checks will also be in place; anyone with a temperature of 100.4 or ...   [read more]
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  James K. Judkins of JKJ Workforce will be holding an educational seminar covering various topics pertaining to the H-2B guest worker program at this year's IISF Trade Show.  Currently, demand for H-2B visas is at an all-time high and is estimated that over 2/3 of applicants will not receive their workers this year under the current cap restraints of 66,000 workers annually (33,000 per cap).  Anyone who counts on guest workers through the H-2B program is encouraged to attend.The seminar is titled "H-2B Balancing Act - Practical, Political, Strategies for Survival in This New Abnormal" and will be conducted inside the Carousel Pavilion on the trade show grounds.  The seminar will take place on Thursday, February 18 from 1-4pm and is free for all trade show attendees.Speakers include James K. Judkins, President of JKJ Workforce and Secretary/Treasurer of The Seasonal Employment Alliance, and Leon Sequeira, employment attorney and former Assistant Secretary of Labor in ...   [read more]
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  Mark A. Fanelli, age 60, of Fitchburg, MA passed away on January 1, 2021 after a long and courageous battle with heart and kidney disease. Mark leaves behind the love of his life and soul mate, Kendra Fleming, three daughters, Nicola Melehov, Giavana Moretto, and Emilia Fanelli, Nicolas Larkin and Joseph Fanelli, who were like sons to him, four grandchildren, Madeline and John Melehov and Benjamin and Olivia Moretto, his mother Gina Fanelli, and six siblings, James, Jack, Rachel, Mary, Margaret, and Kathryn. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and close friends. He was predeceased by his father, John Fanelli, in 2013.Mark was born in Fitchburg on November 27, 1960, the son of the late John and Gina (Perrone) Fanelli. He spent his youth working in the family business and earning a dime any way that he could. After a short stint at Monty Tech, where he played as a freshman on the varsity basketball team, he graduated from Fitchburg High School with the ...   [read more]
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    Manatee County Fair
    1/14/2021 to 1/24/2021 - Palmetto, FL
  • Wade Shows
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    1/15/2021 to 1/31/2021 - West Palm Beach, FL
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    1/29/2021 to 2/7/2021 - Port Charlotte, FL
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    2/9/2021 to 2/14/2021 - Clewiston, FL
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    2/11/2021 to 2/28/2021 - San Antonio, TX
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    Highlands County Fair
    2/12/2021 to 2/20/2021 - Sebring, FL
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    Martin County Fair
    2/12/2021 to 2/20/2021 - Stuart, FL
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    2/12/2021 to 2/21/2021 - Kissimmee, FL

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  4. Florida Strawberry Festival - Plant City, FL
  5. Florida State Fair - Tampa, FL
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