Larks Entertainment (Larks) is the latest venture of seasoned industry veterans setting out to own this new entertainment vertical. Larks will grow through a series of corporate and franchisee facilities.

With an emphasis on “eatertainment”, “competitive socializing”, and the “active entertainment” category of Family Entertainment Center (FEC) sector, Larks will be launching new concepts and scaling them through franchising.

Within these sectors of the entertainment industry, Larks will be the first to create a conglomerate of concept options that cross multiple age groups (children, teenagers and adults) and at various price points for both our franchise partners and consumers.


Curt Skallerup

Larks’ Founding Partner and CEO, Curt Skallerup, was previously the CEO of Altitude Trampoline Parks, a company that he founded and grew to over 90 location in eight countries, before selling to a private equity fund in 2018. Mr. Skallerup is bringing his core executive team to Larks, as well as all his relationships with suppliers and franchisees.

Ricardo Dunin

Ricardo Dunin, Larks’ Co-Founder, comes into the fold with over 35 years in real estate, commercial property development and business execution, including in ground-up real estate developments and in distressed assets acquisitions, with over $3B in value.