John Reilly took the president’s job at SeaWorld San Diego earlier this month. The park has nearly 10,000 animals; its biggest denizens include orcas Kasatka and Orkid.

John Reilly took the president’s job at SeaWorld San Diego earlier this month. The park has nearly 10,000 animals; its biggest denizens include orcas Kasatka and Orkid.

When John Reilly took a part-time food-service job at Busch Gardens Williamsburg 25 years ago, little did he know that it would lead to a series of key leadership roles across the country with the theme park operator...

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