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Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Company Names New Vice President, Sports & Attractions

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Company Names New Vice President, Sports & Attractions

Hershey, PA – March 5, 2018 – The Board of Directors of Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Company (HE&R) recently approved the promotion of Kevin Stumpf to the role of Vice President, Sports & Attractions, effective immediately.

“For more than 22 years, Kevin has served HE&R in a number of finance and operational roles,” said John Lawn, President & Chief Executive Officer, HE&R. “His successful track record and proven leadership make him the best candidate to assume this role, and we look forward to his ongoing achievements in this position.”

Stumpf joined HE&R as a full-time employee in 1996. Throughout the years, he has held a variety of roles, including Managing Director of Finance in both the Entertainment and Resorts groups; General Manager, Hersheypark Stadium and Arena; Managing Director of Maintenance for the Entertainment Complex; and Managing Director of Finance - Accounting Processes and Procurement.

“I am thankful for this opportunity and the confidence and trust this exceptional company has placed in me,” said Kevin Stumpf. “It’s such an exciting time to be part of our organization, and I look forward to working with our company’s leadership team to grow the business and further the legacy of our founder, Milton S. Hershey.”

With this promotion, Stumpf will take on additional responsibility for the management of Hershey Country Club, Hersheypark Camping Resort, and the Downtown Restaurant Group, while continuing to oversee Hersheypark and Entertainment Complex operations. Stumpf will also take on a larger role with the Entertainment Complex’s planning and strategic growth initiatives.

Stumpf earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from Millersville University. Active in various community organizations, Stumpf is on the Board of Advisors for Children’s Miracle Network at Penn State Hershey Medical Center, the Board of Advisors for Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance, and volunteers his time at the Milton Hershey School.


About HE&R: Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Company is a world-class entertainment and hospitality company dedicated to preserving the legacy of Milton S. Hershey. Founded in 1927 by Milton S. Hershey, HE&R and its subsidiaries own and/or operate the Hersheypark Entertainment Complex, Hersheypark Arena & Stadium, ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park, Hershey Bears AHL Hockey Club, Giant Center arena, The Hotel HersheyHershey LodgeHersheypark Camping Resort, The Spa At The Hotel HersheyMeltSpa by HersheyHershey Country Club and Hershey Golf Collection, Hershey Nursery, and Hershey Laundry & Dry Cleaning. For additional information about HE&R, visit www.HersheyPA.com.

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Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Company is proud to help fulfill the dream of our founder, Milton S. Hershey, by providing value to Milton Hershey School, the largest home and school in the world, as it continues to provide opportunities for children in need.