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Sally Corporation - John Wood

Sally Corporation, Jacksonville Public Library, Podcast, Completely Booked Podcast, Joker, Dark Rides

Founded in 1977, Sally Corporation began as an animatronic production company to help market corporate brands in a unique and entertaining way. Since then, Sally has evolved into the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of the most successful dark rides around the world. On this episode of Completley Booked, we chat with CEO John Wood about the magic that happens inside of their Jacksonville headquarters.

Top Gun Days - Dave "Bio" Baranek

Top Gun Days, Dave Bio Baranek, Jacksonville Public Library, Completely Booked, Navy

Dave "Bio" Baranek was an aerial combat instructor at the elite Navy Fighter Weapons School, Topgun. While serving as an instructor in 1985, he had the unusual experience of flying aerial sequences used in the film "Top Gun." We chat with him about his experiences and about his book Top Gun Days: Dogfighting, Cheating Death, and Hollywood Glory as One of America's Best Fighter Jocks.

Local Crime Fiction Author - Michael Wiley

Local Crime Fiction Author Michael Wiley

If you love the mystery and suspense of a gripping crime fiction novel, you must check out Michael Wiley. Dr. Wiley is a local author and literature professor at the University of North Florida. He sat down with us recently on our Completely Booked podcast to chat about his latest novel, Monument Road, and yes– that's the Monument Road here in the Arlington area of Jacksonville leading up to the once bustling and beloved Regency Mall.

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