2) Hire and promote only true belivers.
3) Get rid of resisters.
In 1995-2004, Ocean Park was losing money, the employees were waiting for retirement pension fund. All the members in Hong Kong Government suggested to close down this theme park. However, Zeman was amazed by the mountainous seaside view and the traditonal cable car for the first time visit in Ocean Park. The first thing he did was usher CEO Randy Guthrie into retirement and replaced him with a 44 years old Tom Mehrmann. He had the experience of implementation of Warner Brother’s Movie World in
. Zeman’s primary focus on live animals, pitting dolphins, sea lions and pandas against Winnie the Pooh, Mulan and Mickey mouse. He rebuilt the facilities among the elements of ocean, environment, education and conservation. One of his winning team members is Randy Kalish, a former Disney executive who had helped to build Hong Kong Disneyland. Spain
Besides, Zeman is concentrating on organizing special events every two months for holidays such as Christmas, Chinese New Year and Halloween. He applied the lessons in Lan Kwai Fong that
Hong Kong consumers are hungry for the new . He aims to keep people coming back and having fun. In his world, there is only first class, he won’t accept business class or economy. Ocean Park
Most successful businessman and investor would like to take opportunities from regrettable circumstances. Allan Zeman has his own clear goal in Lan Kwai Fong restaurant business and
management. The word change must be connected with a bright vision, hire the team members with passion and experience and having a sense of perceiving opportunities under any terrible situation. Ocean Park
Lan Kwai Fong forever
Ocean Park Halloween Party 2010
Allan Zeaman's document about Ocean Park in Chinese
aTV 香港百人 第四十六集 2011-5-10