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WILD CONNECTION – 2015 WINTER EDITION

 

SSA PARTNERSHIP WITH HOGLE ZOO WOWS CONFERENCE DELEGATES

On September 25, Utah’s Hogle Zoo became one of the smallest institutions to host the national Association of Zoos and aquarium conference.  More than 2,000 zoo and aquarium professionals attended the four-day event.  A highlight of the social events was the Ice Breaker at the popular downtown Library Square, which is an outdoor plaza with water features and gardens that creates an urban green place.  The event was a zero-waste event for the ...

Wild Connections – 2014 Fall Edition

 

 

ABOVE AND BEYOND: FLYING THE FRIENDLY SKIES

Many know that the philosophy of SSA is more than contracts and business deals. It’s all about relationships and making our partners’ priorities our priorities. Whether it’s helping host a dinner or sponsor an event or donate retail products or culinary, SSA is there to help. Over the past few years, this offer of support has included the use of the company’s aircraft to transport animals, such as flying a cheetah ...

Wild Connections: August 2014

Mary Healy, Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Sacramento Zoo for almost 15 years, died unexpectedly August 7 while traveling to the Galapagos Islands. She was 61. Mary was headed to the Galapagos Islands on business and vacation with her husband Steve to see animals in the wild and their habitats.

The Sacramento Zoo began its partnership with SSA in 1997.

Tim Brantley, SSA PCEO said, “I was deeply saddened to learn the news of Mary’s ...