Vail Resorts to Acquire Okemo Mountain Resort, Mount Sunapee Resort, Crested Butte Mountain Resort, and Stevens Pass Resort in Two Transactions

2018-06-05T07:37:53+00:00June 5th, 2018|Tags: , , |

Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to purchase Triple Peaks, LLC, the parent company of Okemo Mountain Resort in Vermont, Mount Sunapee Resort in New Hampshire, and Crested Butte Mountain Resort in Colorado.

Friday, Nov. 17 is Opening Day for North America’s Most Iconic Ski Resorts

2017-11-16T08:44:20+00:00November 16th, 2017|Tags: , |

North America's most iconic resorts from east to west coasts will open for the 2017-2018 ski season Friday, Nov. 17. Canada's Whistler Blackcomb, North America's largest resort, will open for the season with three feet of base snow, while Vermont's Stowe Mountain Resort will open summit-to-base skiing on the resort's world-renowned Mt. Mansfield. The Lake Tahoe Region's Heavenly Mountain Resort will also open Friday, Nov. 17.

Vail Resorts CEO To Donate $58 Million to Establish Charitable Fund

2017-10-04T07:15:05+00:00October 4th, 2017|Tags: , |

Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Rob Katz has established a new donor-advised fund, a charitable giving vehicle, which will be funded from the shares and proceeds he will receive from exercising Vail Resorts share appreciation rights (SARs) that are approaching their 10-year expiration date. This charitable fund, with assets that are expected to total approximately $58 million, will make grants over a long-term period, based on the recommendations of Katz and his wife, Elana Amsterdam. The grants will align with the couple's charitable giving priorities and will include significant contributions to non-profit, social service organizations that provide support to the mountain resort communities where Vail Resorts operates. Katz and Amsterdam will work with local mountain resort community leaders and Vail Resorts employees to identify and address critical local challenges that these communities are facing.