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Lisa Enos Smith &

Jon Binkowski

Renaissance Entertainment is a "boutique" production company that customizes the staffing of each project, utilizing the best talent in the themed entertainment industry.


For your project, you can be certain that they will assemble the finest team possible to bring your production to life.

Lisa Enos Smith is the co-founder and President of Renaissance Entertainment. In her twenty years plus in the industry, she has worked in all aspects of entertainment: director, producer, and creative consultant, both as the client rep and as a vendor. Lisa's career in theme parks began as a Zoo Educator for Busch Gardens, Tampa, and before starting up Renaissance with Jon Binkowski, she headed her own production company, Stellar Attractions, where she developed projects for Herschend Family Entertainment and Universal Studios Dubailand.


Lisa loves the challenge of hand selecting the team, listening to the client's needs and delivering world-class attractions on time and on budget. She recently served as Producer of "Eye of the Storm: Captain Jack's Stunt Spectacular" for Disney Shanghai. Past projects include: Universal Studios' "Fear Factor"“Pirates 3D,” “Disney Fun Fair,” “Batman Spectacular” and “Tall Tales 3D.”



Renaissance Entertainment principals Jon Binkowski & Lisa Enos Smith

Jon Binkowski is the co-founder and CEO of Renaissance Entertainment. Jon's credentials include being Vice President of Entertainment for the SeaWorld Family of Parks where he produced and/or wrote and/or directed over 30 Live Action and Marine Mammal shows. As CEO of Renaissance and Chief Creative Officer of International Creative Services Co., LLC, Mr. Binkowski also led master planning and design of a US $400M theme park (Hard Rock Park), as well as numerous original rides (roller coasters and dark rides), '4D' movies, spectaculars, and interactive attractions.


Jon has also served as co-writer and director of three full-length motion pictures, most recently the family comedy "Characterz," which he co-wrote with Lisa Enos Smith. It was of course inspired by both of their adventures in the theme park industry--it's the story of a summer in the lives of some charming costumed characters.




On the "Characterz" set

Renaissance Entertainment is an award-winning, full-service production company celebrating over 25 years in the  themed entertainment industry.