Colt Sammons is a Show Set Designer at NBC Universal Creative in Orlando, Florida. As a designer, he creates attractions for the themed entertainment industry, such as; immersive rides, queues, dining, and shopping experiences.
Colt started working for Universal Creative as a freelance designer in 2013 and focused on projects such as Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon and The Incredible Hulk Coaster refurbishment. In 2015, Colt joined the Universal Creative team full-time and has been working to bring the digital world to life with Nintendo’s intellectual properties. Colt develops attractions from blue sky to construction and specializes in show set, cutting-edge technology, and facility integrations.
In 2013, Colt graduated from Ringling College of Art and Design with a BFA in Interior Design. Many of the principals he learned while studying at Ringling have helped him craft seamless stories and immersive experiences for thousands of guests worldwide.
Colt has been an active member of the Themed Entertainment Association since 2010 and served on the Board of Directors as NexGen Associate Representative in 2014. He was also involved with Slice Creative Network between 2013-2015. Currently, Colt is an active member on the Design Committee with the newest Orlando Main Street- Curry Ford West.
In his spare time, Colt and his wife Alexis work on designing and renovating their “Mid-Century Fixer-Upper” in Downtown Orlando. Additionally, Colt is serving on the production team at Action Church- America’s second fastest growing church of 2018. Finally, Colt and Alexis recently started a small business called Milk n Honey Tea Company that offers specialty blends of loose leaf teas and steeping accessories.