Karen Irwin Named New President & COO Of Universal Studios Hollywood

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Universal Parks & Resorts has promoted
Karen Irwin to President and COO of the company’s Los Angeles theme park operations, overseeing Universal Studios Hollywood as well as the adjacent CityWalk shopping and entertainment center. She takes over for outgoing president Larry Kurzweil, who is leaving to become President and CEO of the Los Angeles-based Lemonade Restaurant Group. Irwin most recently served as EVP Global Merchandise and Partnership Development for the UPR…