SIA Press Releases

SIA Press Releases

Nick’s Notes – September 2017
09/13/2017
Welcome back from summer! I hope you all had an enjoyable time during these hot summer months! I just returned from an exploratory trip to China as a guest of the World Winter Sports Expo. As you may have heard, the Chinese government has declared they will have 300,000,000 skiers/snowboarders by 2022. Even if they...Read More
SIA Launches New Training Tool for Ski and Snowboard Shop Employees
08/24/2017
SIA Launches New Training Tool for Ski and Snowboard Shop Employees WHO: SnowSports Industries America (SIA) WHAT: SIA has developed a new online educational program to replace its traditional Ski Mechanics Workshop (SMW). This new, user-friendly program incorporates all of the best elements of the former in-person-only SMW in an online format to reach a larger audience of shop owners, managers, and employees. The...Read More
Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show Stays in Denver
07/06/2017
Hi – As I am sure, most of you have seen, today Emerald re-confirmed the date and location that we originally announced for the 2018 Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show. We are also pleased to see that the show will remain in Denver for the foreseeable future! This is great news for our industry! We...Read More
Nick’s Notes – June 2017
07/05/2017
Hi – It’s been a month since I last reached out, and what a month it’s been! We have been neck-deep in planning not only for the transition of the Snow Show, but also for the future of SIA. A few quick notes with regard to the show: In the coming weeks, we will send you an...Read More
Emerald Expositions Acquires Snow Show from SnowSports Industries America
05/24/2017
SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (May 24, 2017) – Emerald Expositions, LLC (“Emerald Expositions”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Emerald Expositions Events, Inc. (NYSE: EEX), producer of Outdoor Retailer and a leading U.S. business-to-business trade show and conference producer, and SnowSports Industries America (SIA), the snow sports industry’s member-owned trade association, announced today the acquisition of...Read More
Nick’s Notes – April 2017
04/24/2017
With many resorts closing this past weekend and winter slowly coming to an end, we are keenly focused on the job ahead. Throughout the spring and summer, we will be working to develop more tools to help strengthen our value to SIA’s members. Focus groups, new research and data projects, educational programs, and a look...Read More
SIA Industry Issues – Border Adjustment Tax Update
04/21/2017
On behalf of SIA, DLA Piper has been keeping close tabs on the Border Adjustment Tax issue in Washington, D.C. As it may impact a number of SIA members, we want to provide this brief update: It is very early in the process and there are no concrete proposals at this point. Nevertheless, lobbying for and against...Read More
SIA Goes LIVE for Snow Show
01/25/2017
SIA Goes LIVE for Snow Show Industry + Intelligence at the SIA Snow Show powered by Brandlive Jan. 24, 2016 — DENVER, CO — SnowSports Industries America (SIA), the non-profit, North American member-owned trade association representing suppliers of consumer snow sports and Brandlive, the live video platform for brands and retailers, today announced “Snow Show...Read More
Industry + Intelligence Educational Seminars to Kick off 2017 SIA Snow Show
01/12/2017
Industry + Intelligence Educational Seminars to Kick off 2017 SIA Snow Show Free day of seminars and speakers to highlight pressing topics in winter industry PARK CITY, UT (January 9, 2017) – SnowSports Industries America (SIA), the non-profit organization helping the winter sports industry thrive, will host its 3rd annual Industry + Intelligence educational program...Read More
December Update from SIA’s President
01/03/2017
Happy first day of winter! I hope you are enjoying the snow falling all across the country. We are looking forward to hosting you in Colorado in just a few short weeks, where we hope you’ll join us at the biggest annual winter industry gathering. We’re eager to meet face-to-face and talk through all of...Read More