ORLANDO, Fla. — SeaWorld has laid off an undisclosed variety of staff across the nation in a transfer its says is aimed towards enhancing effectivity.
SeaWorld Leisure spokeswoman Suzanne Pelisson-Beasley informed the Orlando Sentinel on Saturday that the layoffs occurred Friday. She declined to say what number of staff had been let go or the place or how a lot the corporate is saving. Along with SeaWorld Orlando, the corporate has 11 parks across the nation.
The corporate reported 4,700 full-time and 12,000 part-time staff in newest inventory submitting.
The corporate’s leaders have stated they’re attempting to save lots of hundreds of thousands because it opens new points of interest and rebounds from years of attendance struggles stemming partially from backlash created by the documentary “Blackfish,” which alleged mistreatment of captive whales.
Info from: Orlando Sentinel, http://www.orlandosentinel.com/