Posts by: John Connelly

John Connelly

John Connelly has been inspiring people to become resource advocates using adventure recreation throughout his career. John has been in the adventure tourism industry since the 1970s and has founded whitewater rafting operations in Maine, New York, West Virginia, Maryland, Italy, and Switzerland and sea kayaking operations in Maine, North Carolina, and Florida as well as a variety of related hospitality businesses. After a decade of developing the outdoor adventure, outdoor education, and experiential retail business for outdoor retailer L.L.Bean, Inc., he has been consulting in the outdoors space, primarily in the areas of safety, risk management, customer experience, and operations, for a variety of for-profit and nonprofit organizations and is an ATTA AdventureEDU educator.