Get to Know Dave Blakeslee

Dale BlakesleeDave Blakeslee
Digital Production Manager



How long have you worked for SIA?   15 years

Where did you grow up?  Ohio

Sports team:  Washington…
Board game:  Scrabble
Food:  Lasagna
Color:  Blue
Skiing or riding destination:  Snowmass, Steamboat, Copper, Crested Butte, Telluride, Wolf Creek, Durango among others.

Best SIA Snow Show memory:  Watching Bryan Ginn stalking Gene Simmons to get his autograph.

What’s something that not many people know about you?  I followed a Danish girlfriend I was goofy over to Denmark and lived there a while.

Who are your favorite bands or musicians? Love all kinds of music, from Avicii to Blake Shelton.

Coolest place you have ever been:  In love.

Top three off-snow activities: Traveling, swimming and biking.

What’s your favorite candy bar?  Hershey’s or M&M’s (do they count?)

I would like to meet . . . Old friends I haven’t seen in years.

What’s your best snow sports memory?  Took off 3 months one year to ski the West.  Best 3 months ever!Dave Blakeslee

First area I skied/rode at… Alpine Valley, OH and Peek’n Peak, NY