STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO-June 26, 2015-Intrawest Resorts Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SNOW), a leading North American mountain resort and adventure company, today announced that Rob Perlman has been promoted to president and chief operating officer of Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation effective July 1, 2015.
“After an extensive nationwide search and deliberate process, the Intrawest leadership team is proud to promote from within and have Rob Perlman lead Steamboat forward,” said Sky Foulkes, Intrawest’s Chief Operating Officer. “His business acumen, developed during decades in the ski and travel sectors, combined with his community involvement and resort leadership is perfectly suited for his new expanded role at Steamboat.”
TripAdvisor Travelers Rate Steamboat Grand As A Top-Preforming Hotel for Five Consecutive Years
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO-June 8, 2015- The Steamboat Grand was recently recognized with the 2015 TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Certificate of Excellence, a prestigious award that recognizes businesses that consistently earn top ratings from TripAdvisor travelers. The accolade is granted only to those businesses that have been recipients of the Certificate of Excellence for five years in a row.
“We are thrilled to be recognized by industry leaders for our commitment to consistent quality over the past five years,” said Michael Lomas, vice president and general manager of the Steamboat Grand. “This is an especially high honor since our selection was based on customer reviews which reflect the dedication, exceptional service levels and experience of each and every employee at the hotel.”
Special $15 Sponsorship Day Lift Ticket Proceeds Benefit Trail Maintenance Across Yampa Valley
Season Runs Daily Through August 30; Labor Day Weekend (Fri-Mon) & then Weekends (Fri-Sun) till Sept. 27
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO-June 3, 2015-Steamboat Ski Resort will usher in the summer cycling season on Thursday, June 11, with its annual Sponsorship Day, where 100% of the day’s lift ticket proceeds and $15 from every bike rental will go toward Routt County Riders’ trail maintenance projects across Routt County.
“Now in its third year, Sponsorship Day demonstrates the true partnership spirit of Bike Town, U.S.A., and I couldn’t think of a better way to kick off the summer than with a great cause that benefits the entire community,” said Jim Schneider, vice president of skier services for Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp. “The dollars raised on this benefit day go a long way in helping maintain trails across Routt County for a vast majority of the biking population.”
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO-June 2, 2015-Ski industry veteran and Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation executive Jim Snyder has been promoted to senior vice president of Food & Beverage for Intrawest. In addition to his new responsibilities, Snyder will continue to serve in his current capacity as vice president of resort services for Steamboat.
“Jim’s track record is one of achievement, and his broad background and strong skill set will have a substantial and immediate impact for both employees and guests in this new role,” said Sky Foulkes, chief operating officer for Intrawest. “He will bring out the best at each resort while staying true to its brand and further establishing culinary excellence as a core brand value across Intrawest.”
Robert E. Lesage Award is Highest Honor Bestowed By Rocky Mountain Lift Association
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO- May 29, 2015-Dave Herman, lift system engineer at the Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation, was honored with the Robert E. Lesage Award during the Rocky Mountain Lift Association Conference earlier this month. This award, which represents the highest lift honor in the ski and snowboard industry, comes after four decades of service in the lift field by Herman.
“Dave is at the forefront in designing, constructing and implementing innovative projects to improve the operations of the resort’s lifts and enhance the overall guest experience,” said Doug Allen, vice president of mountain operations for the Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp. “His technical contributions have touched every lift and continue to have a lasting impact not only at the resort but across the industry.”