John Polk

Themed Entertainment Director

John Polk

John Polk joined Aquatic Design & Engineering (ADE) in 2016, bringing decades worth of experience in the fountain industry helping to envision world-class aquatic entertainment. During his 10 years at Walt Disney Imagineering, he was the leader of the Imaging and Special Effects department, creating engaging guest experiences in one-of-a-kind choreographed show fountains and attractions. As themed entertainment director at ADE, Mr. Polk supports the company’s efforts with new projects focusing on the themed entertainment industry and incorporating various elements that make a show fountain truly spectacular.

Top Five Clifton Strengths
  • Arranger
  • Responsibility
  • Communication
  • Positivity
  • Ideation

Favorite Project:
Royal Caribbean's Perfect Day at CocoCay

Aquatic Inspiration:
Bridal Veil Falls, Yosemite Valley, CA

Favorite Vacation:
Camping at Yosemite

I've lived and traveled all around the world; I never get tired of seeing new places.

Favorite Sports Team:
Dallas Cowboys

Favorite Theme Park:
Tokyo DisneySea

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