Get to Know Us

James Wallwork

Owner and Manager

Born and raised in Peterborough, Ontario, James has many years of engineering plus business experience.
Decorated with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Carleton University, and a Master of Business Administrations from Texas A&M University, James has lived and worked in various parts of the world from Alberta and Texas to Malaysia. 
Finally, it was time for the local boy to come back home close to his family and friends, and that was the motivation behind the start-up of LIFT LOCK ESCAPE. 

Lena Abbasi Wallwork

Owner and Manager

Born and raised in Tehran, Iran, Lena moved to Canada in 2007. She has more than 8 years of engineering experience. Her academic background includes a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Sharif University, and a Master of Science in Computer Process Control from University of Alberta. She also has worked and lived in various parts of this world. 
In addition to being closer to family, the start-up of LIFT LOCK ESCAPE, was an opportunity for her to spend her time and skills in a way that contributes more to the good in this world, and that is to promote fun activities which ultimately improve important personal skills such as, reasoning, logic, etc.

Peterborough Indoor and Outdoor Escape Room, Virtual Reality, & Board Game Cafe

Perfect place for corporate outings, birthday party, private events, team building, bachelor/bachelorette party

PTBO's place to have fun and play games

Wondering what to do in Peterborough? Or looking for fun things to do in Peterborough? You've come to the right place.


351A George Street North, Peterborough, ON, K9H3P9, Canada