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2010-11-17 17:51:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announced the appointment of Bill Rock as the new chief operating officer of Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort. Rock will assume responsibility for all mountain and village operations associated with Northstar-at-Tahoe and will report directly to Blaise Carrig, co-president of Vail Resorts' Mountain Division. "Bill brings 14 years of experience in the mountain resort industry, including mountain...

2010-10-15 09:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, and BROOMFIELD, Colo., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines and Vail Resorts announced today they have partnered to offer exclusive deals to all Epic Pass, Epic 7-Pack and Summit Pass holders, as well as an exciting opportunity to win a truly epic ski prize. The deals, combined with a new sweepstakes from American, help showcase the perfect combination of unlimited skiing/riding, plus the extensive service operated by American and American Eagle to Vail, Denver and...

2010-10-04 15:30:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) announced a new pricing structure for the 2010-11 winter season designed to give skiers and snowboarders who purchase their lift tickets seven or more days in advance, the lowest guaranteed price available for skiing and riding at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Heavenly resorts. Also new this winter, guests will be offered an advanced purchase discount on a one-day or two-day lift ticket, not...

2010-09-08 15:00:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) announced today it will release the Company's financial results for its fiscal 2010 year ended July 31, 2010, prior to market open on Thursday, September 23, 2010. The Company will host a conference call at 11 a.m. eastern time that same day during which Company executives will review the financial results. The call will be broadcast over the Internet at www.vailresorts.com. To listen to the call, go to...

2010-08-30 11:34:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) unveiled EpicMix(TM), a first-of-its-kind online and mobile application for the 2010-2011 ski and snowboard season. EpicMix allows Vail Resorts guests, at any of its five world-class mountain resorts - Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Heavenly - to effortlessly utilize technology to digitally capture their ski and ride experience and share it with friends and family. EpicMix is...

2010-07-01 08:00:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, Vail Resorts launched the Vail Resorts Echo web site, VailResortsEcho.com, to better educate and engage guests and employees about the Company's comprehensive sustainability efforts aimed at both protecting the beautiful natural resources that surrounds the resorts and helping build stronger communities. Vail Resorts Echo encompasses environmental stewardship, charitable giving and community engagement. "We are thrilled to launch...

2010-06-03 12:47:00

BEAVER CREEK, Colo., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Let the celebration begin in the Vail Valley, as Vail and Beaver Creek Resorts were selected by the International Ski Federation (FIS) Council to host the 2015 World Alpine Ski Championships. This will be the third FIS World Championships for the resorts, which previously hosted the 1989 and 1999 Championships. "Vail and Beaver Creek Resorts are honored to be selected as the hosts for the 2015 World Alpine Ski Championships by the International...

2010-05-28 15:05:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announced that the Company has acquired Mountain News Corporation (MNC), which operates the world's most visited online snow sports portal, OnTheSnow.com. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Following the acquisition, Chad Dyer will remain with MNC, continuing to oversee the operations as global managing director. Craig Altschul will continue as global editor-in-chief of the site. After a...

2010-05-11 09:30:00

MARTINSVILLE, N.J., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The following ski season commentary is offered by Condor Capital President and Founder Ken Schapiro: Despite fears about a weak ski season courtesy of the nation's economic woes, resorts generally saw improved performance across the country, a welcome reprieve from last year's across the board double digit declines. In fact, the National Ski Areas Association (NSAA) recently released a preliminary report indicating the U.S. ski industry recorded...

2010-04-28 12:48:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) announced today that all Vail Resorts Epic Pass(TM) holders including new and renewing Epic Pass purchasers for the 2010-2011 ski and snowboard season can now continue their epic winter season through the summer - in the Southern Hemisphere - with free and unrestricted skiing and snowboarding at Las Lenas Resort in Argentina when staying at select hotel properties in Las Lenas. "The Epic Season Pass...


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