IB Parks & Entertainment is a firm owned by American businessman Gene Staples.
The firm purchased Indiana Beach from Apex Parks Group in 2020. In June 2021, the firm took over Fantasy Island. By this time, the name of the company had changed from Indiana Beach Holdings to IB Parks & Entertainment.
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