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Jason McManus


As Principal and Senior Art Director, Jason collaborates with creative teams to create and guide the overall look and feel of Thinkwell projects ranging from theme parks and museums to live shows and brand experiences.


  • Jason specializes in narrative storytelling, writing, art direction, illustration, interactive design, and live show direction.


    Prior to working for Thinkwell, Jason worked for Walt Disney Imagineering, The Hettema Group, Wyatt Design Group, and Lightning in a Bottle Design & Production.

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Experimental Animation & Theatrical Design, California Institute of the Arts

  • Themed Entertainment Association Board Member, Vice President, Western Division

  • Five Thea Awards