About Us

The United Drive-In Theatre Owners Association (UDITOA) was incorporated as a not-for-profit business league in 1999.

UDITOA's Mission:
To be the premier organization serving drive-in theatre owners. To promote commercial motion picture exhibition at drive-in theatres world-wide. To ensure that drive-in theatres remain a viable and competitive part of the motion picture industry.

UDITOA will achieve the mission through these goals:
To form a strong brotherhood (and sisterhood) of drive-in owners / operators / managers who can help one another with problems, assist others in getting into the business, and educate the public, the media, and association members. By providing a benchmark to the industry.

The Business affairs of the UDITOA are managed by the elected Officers that make up the Board of Directors. The current Officers for March 2012 through February 2013 are:

John Vincent, President
Timothy Sherman, Vice-President
Carolyn McCuthcheon, Recording Secretary
Paul F. Geissinger, Financial Secretary-Treasurer
D. Edward Vogel, Administrative Secretary
James Goble, Membership Secretary
Ken Adam, Director at Large
Walt Effinger, Director at Large
Frank Fisher, Director at Large
Fred Heise, Director at Large
Jim Kopp, Director at Large

A newsletter is produced five times per year. The newsletter contains Member News, Industry News, Ballyhoo, Recommended Products and Operator's Edge Tips.


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