VISION

Share the experience and emotion surrounding the best qualities of the surf lifestyle through best-in-class wave systems and surf lifestyle destination concepts. Our mission is to provide access to a guaranteed, safe and controlled surf experience in integrated environments, offering a comfortable and enjoyable experience for surfers, guests and spectators.

CAPABILITIES

The Kelly Slater Wave Company bridges the worlds of surf, lifestyle and technology, providing unique and valuable recreational and entertainment opportunities. With deep experience in the surf lifestyle, and partnerships with leaders in the design, development and operation of location-based entertainment, hospitality and sports destinations, KSWC provides stewardship for the authentic application of its concepts for business. The team includes a diverse collection of international experts in wave science and engineering, employing a number of scientific disciplines in researching and developing efficient, safe and high-value guest experiences.

THE KSWC TEAM

SAMUEL AINSLIE

Previously CEO of WB Kukio Resorts, developer and operator of Kukio Golf and Beach Club. Over 25 years of development experience including Hualalai Resort and Nanea Gold Club.

JEFFREY BENNETT PE

Previously Senior Engineer for Universal Studios, leading the design, fabrication and installation of ride systems including Transformers and Spider-Man.

ADAM FINCHAM PhD

Chief Technology Officer. PhD Fluid Dynamics. USC Research Professor. Specialty in physical modeling and scaling with experience in operating and constructing the world's largest hydraulic facilities.

NOAH GRIMMETT

General Manager. Previously GM of Sonar Entertainment, working closely with Kelly Slater brand developments. Prior to that managing programs and operations for the Josephson Institute of Ethics.