27 August 2020

Vail Resorts Announces Plans for 2020/21 Ski and Snowboard Season with Comprehensive Focus on Safety

This season, Vail Resorts’ commitment to safety takes on more importance than ever amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz today announced the Company’s 2020/21 winter operating plan in a letter to guests, which outlines a comprehensive, out-front approach to operating its 34 North American resorts with the goal of ensuring a safe, enjoyable and successful ski and ride season.
29 July 2020

For the Sake of Winter, We Must Stay Vigilant

Open Letter from Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz to Communities, Guests and Employees.
18 June 2020

Vail Resorts’ Colorado Resorts to Open Summer Operations Starting on June 26 with Commitment to Employee and Guest Safety

Vail Resorts announced today that it will open summer operations at Keystone and Crested Butte on June 26, Vail and Beaver Creek on July 1, and Breckenridge to follow on July 4.
18 June 2020

Vail Resorts Announces North American Summer Operating Plans and Commitment to Employee and Guest Safety

Vail Resorts announced summer opening dates and operating plans at its North American resorts as well as the Company’s commitment to safety amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The first set of resorts will open June 26, including Keystone, Crested Butte, Okemo and Mount Snow. Additional resorts are scheduled to open shortly thereafter, including Whistler Blackcomb (June 29, subject to provincial alignment), Vail and Beaver Creek (July 1), Park City (July 2); Heavenly (July 3); and Breckenridge (July 4).
08 June 2020

Vail Resorts CEO to Donate $11.7 Million from SARs Exercise; Announces Grants to Support COVID-19 Efforts, Racial Justice Reform and Youth Access

Vail Resorts, Inc. announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Rob Katz has exercised stock appreciation rights (SARs), that were set to expire in 2021, and will be making a charitable donation of 100 percent of the proceeds received. Based on the market price on the date of exercise of $194.74 per share, the donation is equal to approximately $11.7 million.
03 June 2020

Letter from Vail Resorts CEO: We Are Part of the Problem

Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz sent the following email to employees on June 2 regarding the gravity of the events unfolding across the United States in response to the unjust death of George Floyd and the continued presence of systemic racism facing the Black community.