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Holiday World & Splashin' Safari names new president/CEO

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Holiday World & Splashin' Safari has announced a new president and CEO.

According to a park press release, Matt Eckert will take over the position. Matt began his tenure with the park in 2000, and served as one of the park's two general managers from 2007-2012.

Eckert will replace Dan Koch who stepped in to serve as president following the sudden death of his brother, Will in 2010. Dan will be returning to his job at his law firm in Florida.

Holiday World's new season begins May 4.  Splashin' Safari opens May 10.

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