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Snow Industry Press Releases

August 16, 2017 – Denver, CO – Last week, industry leaders Vail Resorts, evo, and Smartwool joined forces to guide a group of SOS Outreach’s most senior participants through an interactive and behind the scenes look at potential careers that exist within the outdoor industry during the organization’s 3rd annual Industry Day. SOS Outreach, a...Read More
Denver, Aug 16, 2017—With half of the official summer season (May through October) completed and significant advanced reservation no the books, aggregated revenues at participating mountain resorts as of July 31 had already reached 90 percent of total revenues collected during the summer of 2016. This figure includes revenues that have already been collected for...Read More
U.S Launch To Follow In the Fall ROSSLAND, BC, CANADA (August 14, 2017) – Less than a year ago, RED Mountain Resort in Rossland, BC, launched a $10 Million crowdfunding campaign called “Fight the Man. Own The Mountain.” This was the first time a for-profit resort had explored equity crowdfunding online and nobody knew what to...Read More
New collection to expand upon Rossignol Group’s growing cycling division Park City, UT – Aug 8, 2017 – Following the recent acquisitions of TIME Sport and Felt Bicycles, the Rossignol Group will continue its expansion into the cycling market with the introduction of a new Rossignol Bike collection to debut next Spring, 2018. With this...Read More
(Truckee, Calif.) – August 2, 2017 – National Non-Profit High Fives Foundation will host the 3rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament at Vail Golf Club on Tuesday, August 29th. The event, sponsored by GoPro, Phunkshun Wearand Craig Hospital expects to see 36 teams of four rallying together to raise funds the High Fives Foundation, an organization that supports the dreams of mountain action sports athletes by raising injury prevention...Read More
Bend, OR (August 1, 2017) – Hydro Flask, the award-winning leader in high-performance, insulated stainless steel flasks and a Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ, NM: HELE) company, is excited to announce the launch of its new 25 oz Wine Bottle and 10 oz Wine Tumbler. The new products will allow consumers to take and enjoy their favorite wine anywhere....Read More
Broomfield, Colo., July 25, 2017—Inspired by the environmental commitment of Whistler Blackcomb, a recent Vail Resorts (VR) acquisition, VR will aggressively pursue a comprehensive sustainability commitment across all its resorts, called “Epic Promise for a Zero Footprint.” The pledge commits VR to zero net emissions by 2030, zero waste to landfill by 2030, and zero...Read More
Denver, Aug. 1, 2017—The as-yet-unnamed joint venture of KSL Capital Partners and the owner of the four Aspen resorts, Henry Crown and Company, has completed its $1.5 billion purchase of Intrawest Resort Holdings. Upon closing of the deal, Thomas Marano, Intrawest’s chief executive officer, resigned his position, KSL’s Bryan Traficanti was named interim chief executive...Read More
Boulder, CO – August 1, 2017 – Named after the magical Radium hot springs along the Colorado River, discover the healing power of Radium, the latest line of environmentally friendly, active lifestyle sunglasses by Zeal Optics. Just like the watering hole, Radium brings hikers, fishers, rafters, kayakers and explorers together for a one-of-a-kind optical experience. “Radium is truly the embodiment of Zeal...Read More
CARLSBAD, CA (JULY 31, 2017) Alp-n-Rock, LLC, a socially conscious manufacturer of European-inspired ultra-luxe apparel redefining luxury where fashion and function meet, announces Allison Bangel Quinto as its new sales representative for the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast Regions effective immediately. Allison leads i95 Sales, an agency based in Melville, New York, boasting more than 30 years...Read More