19 April 2017

Vail Resorts Names Stowe, Vermont-Based Inntopia as Key Partner To Elevate the Vacation Booking Experience for Guests and Resort Lodging Partners

Vail Resorts announced today that it has named Inntopia, the leading e-commerce and central reservation platform for destination travel in North America, as a key partner to offer guests more real-time booking, lodging options and dynamic pricing across the Company’s brand websites. Headquartered in Stowe, Vt., Inntopia offers the most flexible and robust advanced reservation system in existence. Vail Resorts will launch the use of Inntopia’s inventory distribution network this summer across the Company’s brand websites.
30 March 2017

Vail Resorts Names Lynanne Kunkel Chief Human Resource Officer

Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announced the hiring of Lynanne J. Kunkel as chief human resources officer of the Company, effective May 15, 2017. Kunkel will oversee all facets of human resources leadership and management across the Company’s global operations, and lead the Company’s efforts in attracting, supporting and developing talent.
27 March 2017

Vail Resorts Plans to Add Stowe Mountain Resort to the 2017-2018 Epic Pass Providing Unlimited, Unrestricted Skiing at Stowe and the Best of North America

Vail Resorts announced today that the Epic Pass plans to offer unlimited, unrestricted access to Stowe Mountain Resort for the 2017-2018 winter season, subject to the closing of the acquisition. Purchasing the 2017-2018 Epic Pass now through Sunday, April 9 ensures that skiers and snowboarders will lock in the lowest price, combined with the most benefits, such as six discounted lift tickets (“Buddy Tickets”) for family and friends. Stowe will be the newest resort among 45 of the world’s most iconic mountain destinations to be offered with the Epic Pass (subject to the closing of the acquisition) – which includes the best of the West throughout ten world-class destination resorts – such as Vail, Breckenridge, Park City, and Whistler Blackcomb.
07 March 2017

The Epic Local Pass Provides Minnesotans Unlimited Access to Afton Alps and 12 Additional Iconic Mountain Resorts in North America, Including Whistler Blackcomb

Afton Alps announced today that passes for the 2017-2018 season to the Twin Cities’ premier ski and snowboard area are on sale now, including the option for unlimited access locally and out West. There is no other pass that provides everyday access to Afton Alps as well as 12 additional world-class ski resorts including Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado and Park City in Utah; and new for the 2017-2018 season, Whistler Blackcomb.
07 March 2017

The Epic Local Pass Provides Chicago- and Milwaukee-Area Skiers Unlimited Access to Wilmot Mountain and 12 Additional Resorts Worldwide, Including Whistler Blackcomb, for the 2017-2018 Winter Season

Wilmot Mountain, which recently underwent $13 million in improvements, announced today that passes for the 2017-2018 season to Wisconsin’s premier ski and snowboard area are on sale now, including the option for unlimited access locally and out West. There is no other pass that provides everyday access to Wilmot as well as to 12 world-class mountain resorts including Vail, Beaver Creek and Breckenridge in Colorado, Park City in Utah; and new for the 2017-2018 season, Chicago- and Milwaukee-area skiers and snowboarders can also unlock access to Whistler Blackcomb, the largest ski resort in North America.
07 March 2017

The Epic Local Pass Provides Michiganders Unlimited Access to Mt. Brighton and 12 Additional Iconic Mountain Resorts in North America, Including Whistler Blackcomb, for the 2017-2018 Season

Today, Mt. Brighton announced that passes for the 2017-2018 season to Michigan’s premier ski and snowboard area are on sale now, including the option for unlimited access locally and out West. There is no other pass that provides everyday access to Mt. Brighton as well as 12 additional world-class ski resorts including Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado and Park City in Utah; and new for the 2017-2018 season, Michigan skiers and snowboarders can also unlock access to Whistler Blackcomb.
07 March 2017

Vail Resorts Announces the 2017-2018 Epic Pass, Providing Unprecedented Worldwide Access to 45 of the Best Ski and Snowboard Destinations

Skiers and snowboarders who are already dreaming of the 2017-2018 winter season can now rejoice because the Epic Pass, the only worldwide ski pass, will return for the 2017-2018 season, again providing the greatest value in skiing and snowboarding for those who want unlimited, unrestricted access to the most iconic mountain resorts in the U.S., Canada, Australia and Europe.
21 February 2017

Vail Resorts to Acquire Stowe Mountain Resort in Stowe, Vermont

Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announced that on Feb. 17, 2017, it entered an agreement to acquire Stowe Mountain Resort from Mt. Mansfield Company, Inc. (MMC), a wholly owned subsidiary of American International Group, Inc. (AIG), for a purchase price of $50 million, subject to certain adjustments.
25 January 2017

Vail Resorts Chairman and CEO Rob Katz Named one of the “Most Creative People in Business” for 2017 by Fast Company

Vail Resorts Chairman and CEO Rob Katz has been named one of the “Most Creative People in Business” for 2017 by Fast Company. Honored among 170 recipients who are impacting their respective industries in categories ranging from fashion to finance, Katz was named among 11 creative leaders in “Sports.”
17 January 2017

Mt. Brighton Teams up with ChadTough Foundation for Gates for Good Ski and Snowboard Race on Saturday, Feb. 4

Mt. Brighton will host the inaugural Gates for Good ski and snowboard race Saturday, Feb. 4 from 9 a.m. to noon , which invites skiers and snowboarders to turn a day on the slopes into benefiting the ChadTough Foundation. ChadTough supports research and raises awareness for pediatric brain tumors. The Saline, Michigan-based foundation is named for Chad Carr, grandson of University of Michigan football coach emeritus, Lloyd Carr.