Robert Kocher is the owner and editor of Fright Times
Magazine, a professional magazine for the Haunted House
and Halloween Industry. You can learn more about Fright
Times Magazine at FrightTimes.com.
In addition, Robert also runs a graphic and website
design company called The Village of Darkness (TheVillageOfDarkness)
under a parent company, Camelot Computers Inc which
specializes in SQL databases. Rob also is the Co-Owner
of the annual National Haunters Convention & Halloween
in Valley Forge, PA each year. Rob has a strong background
in graphical development and programming and has a fond
history of early Dungeons and Dragons (1st edition).
He currently holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Operations
Research & Systems Engineering as well as Electrical
from Rutgers University in NJ. He has been long time
friends with Eric Princz and both grew up with their
summers on the Wildwood, NJ seashore working or hanging
around places like Castle Dracula. It has been a long
time dream to have a haunted house on the Wildwood boardwalk.
Eric Princz is the owner and
lead fabricator for Creative Design & Engineering.
Creative Design & Engineering is an animatronics
and special effects design-fabrication company that
specializes in audio-animatronics, show action equipment
and themed fabrication. Eric has been working full time
in design and fabrication since 1980 and his work can
be seen from amusement parks, to museums to many locations
on the wildwood boardwalk itself. Eric has created projects
and worked with clients such as the Guinness Book of
World Records, The Pirate Museum in the Florida Keys
by Pat Croce, AOL, Bank of America, Elaine's Haunted
Restaurant, Tropicana Casino and even HBO sports just
to name a few. An industry legend and expert in Haunted
House Animatronics, he puts his passion into everything
his does and promises to continue to update and upgrade
your experience at the House of Haunts. He has worked
very hard to produce this haunted house for you to enjoy
for years to come.