With ten years of retail experience in the attraction and entertainment industry, Wade brings passion and a drive to succeed alongside the growth and success of Wildlife Trading Company. His retail experience and knowledge hail from various attraction venues that include, the Tampa Bay Rays, Cirque Du Solei, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo and Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens.
Wade’s managing style is to lead by example through mentorship, training and empowerment. As the South East Regional Manager, Wade has a proven track record of delivering success to his locations through strong in customer service and excellent staff development. He has a “just do it” attitude that is contagious to all around him.
Wade holds a B.S. in Business Management from the University of South Florida. In his free time, Wade enjoys relaxing with his family and friends, as well as following sports, specifically keeping close tabs on the New York Giants and Tampa Bay Rays!