The Visitor Attraction Company

The Team

TVAC visitor attraction development advisors come from a background of ownership and operation of visitor attractions. All of the key members of our team have 20 plus years experience, totally dedicated to the visitor attraction sector. We bring experience from museums, historic properties, heritage centres, brand centres, theme and amusement parks, zoos and aquariums, resorts and mixed use destinations. This all adds up to an unrivalled diversity.

TIM RUSBY – Managing Director

Tim Rusby is a practical creative professional. With over 30 years dedicated experience in the UK and worldwide, Tim is an established project consultancy figure and has recently served as European President of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA), the industry’s leading trade body for creative and consultancy professionals.

With diverse experience of leisure projects including historic properties, national museums, aquariums, visitor centres, science centres, theme parks, corporate & brand centres, retail and hotels, Tim’s expertise embraces a wide business sector. Some recent clients include: Hamleys Toy Stores (Retailment Master Planning and Design), Lamda Developments (Destination Master Planning and Design Management), Wedgewood,UK (Destination Master Planning), Portsmouth City Council,UK (Heritage Master Planning), Rainbow Junction, South Africa (Leisure and Retailment Master Planning), Alnwick Gardens, UK (Attraction Master Planning & Delivery), LLDC -  Queen Eizabeth Olympic Park (Masterplanning and Development Planning).

Tim’s key services incorporate inception & 'visioning', master planning, design management, cost planning and turn-key project management ensuring the project vision and client ‘s negotiated requirements are met first time, every time.