Southern Utah waterpark developer Jim Mayoros accepts the award in Salt Lake Town ceremony

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updated: Jul 21, 2020 07:00 MDT


​​​Splash Town Experience Park, a h2o park at the moment beneath development in southern Utah, has been given the 2019 Customer of the Yr Award from America’s Little Small business Improvement Centers (SBDC). Splash Town developer Jim Mayoros, a resident of St. George, has labored with the St. George SBDC group at Dixie Complex Faculty since 2015. 

The ceremony was held at the Utah Condition Capitol in Salt Lake Town with attendees including SBDC leadership, Utah Governor Gary Herbert, and businessmen and ladies from during the state. Just about every year, the Utah SBDC acknowledges modest organizations that are making a variation in their communities with the Customer of the Yr Award. Splash Town will deliver an believed $7 million for the escalating economic system in St. George. The park is projected to bring in around 350,000 site visitors each individual year and will make use of more than 350 people today.

“We’ve bought thousands and thousands of people today who occur here in the summertime, and we desired to supply more solutions for them to do,” claimed Mayoros. “It has been challenging to market the vision and reality of this task to deliver it to where by it is right now,” he claimed. “We could not have completed it with no the SBDC’s vision, feasibility scientific studies, and fiscal way.”

Neighborhood involvement and supplying back again to regional charities has been at the coronary heart of Splash City’s mission since the commencing. Splash Town broke floor in 2019 with locally owned Watts Construction as the common contractor. These days, significantly progress has happened and Splash Town is at the moment on observe to open up for the summer months of 2021. 

As soon as comprehensive, Splash Town Experience Park will function a 900-foot lazy river, splash pads for young ones, a wave pool, and nine intertwined h2o slides, four of which have been featured on the Vacation Channel. The park is staying crafted on 16 acres of Middleton Drive, following to the St. George-Washington border. A new 26,000-square-foot household entertainment center will also be crafted following to the h2o park. “It has been a very long road and now it will be a reality, many thanks in massive component to the SBDC,” Mayoros claimed.

About America’s SBDC

America’s SBDC signifies America’s nationwide community of Little Small business Improvement Centers – the most in depth modest company help community in the United States and its territories. SBDCs are hosted by main universities, colleges, state financial enhancement companies, and private partners, and funded in component by the United States Congress by means of a partnership with the U.S. Little Small business Administration.

About Jim Mayoros

Jim Mayoros is a passionate and ground breaking Southern Utah entrepreneur and businessman. Jim attended Dixie Complex Faculty ahead of earning his diploma in Small business Leadership at Ohio University. He has spear-headed various notable projects in the St. George place and can be described as an opportunist, innovator, and calculated chance-taker.

Source: Splash Town Experience Park