Get to Know Reddy Kennedy

Reddy KennedyReddy Kennedy
Rocky Mtn. & Central Region Sales and Marketing Manager
RKennedy@snowsports.org

 

 

Reddy Kennedy
How long have you worked for SIA? 8 years on September 27th, easy to remember was hired one week before my daughter Madalyn was born.

Where did you grow up? New Canaan CT

Favorite:
Sports team: NY Giants
Board game: Sorry
Food: Mexican
Color: Blue
Skiing or riding destination: Sorry you get 5 all for different reasons – Sun Valley, Jackson, Telluride, Whistler, Snowbird

Best SIA Snow Show memory: The last year in Vegas was fun, went and did things  I hadn’t before knowing it would be long time before I got back there (still haven’t yet). The first On Snow Demo was great; what the show and our sports are all about being on the hill 2 bluebird days and tons of people having fun.

Who are your favorite bands or musicians? Well if I look at my iTunes play list and number of songs by artist these six have 10+ Grateful Dead, Kenny Chesney, The Who, Chris LeDoux, Lynard Skynyrd, Charlie Daniels Band.

Coolest place you have ever been: Humm? Bitter End Yacht Club in the BVI for a week was really nice. Got to go ski in Verbier Switzerland with our high school ski club, other than that I guess I haven’t been there yet.

Top three off-snow activities: Playing with my girls Kathryn & Madalyn, mountain biking, hiking.

What’s your favorite candy bar? York Peppermint Paddy

What’s your best snow sports memory? The last time I went skiing with my dad, I was back east for work and stayed over for the weekend. It was a nice day so we drove to Mohawk rented gear did three runs and had lunch, he was in his mid-70’s and hadn’t been on skis in over 20 years really special.

What’s the first ski/snowboard shop you visited? Bob Sports New Canaan CT (back when it was a ski shop and John Alvarina was the man)

First area I skied/rode at… Mohawk Mountain, Cornwall, CT