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  1. Could Vail Resorts Inc. Face A Short-Term Drop In PPS?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Founded in 1997, Vail Resorts Inc. operates mountain resorts and ski areas in multiple states in the Western part of the United States. They operate in three main segments: Mountain, Lodging, and Real Estate.

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  2. Why the Dealmaker Behind Vail Resorts Went Down UnderRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. When Rob Katz, CEO of Vail Resorts , bought Podunk ski areas outside of Detroit and Minneapolis in 2012, some people in the business thought he was nuts.

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  3. Winter spending piles up despite paltry snow at S. Colorado ski areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Daily Camera

    ... is fueling record sales tax revenues in high country resort towns like Breckenridge, Telluride, Aspen and Vail. Vail Resorts, which operates nine mountain resorts that include four of Colorado's busiest ski areas, posted a decline in visitation for ...

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  4. Rob Katz, the ex-investment banker who bought Perisher ski field, has a planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Canberra Times

    When Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz bought Podunk ski areas outside Detroit and Minneapolis in 2012, some people in the business thought he was nuts. They probably knew better than to underestimate him as he added another obscure bump in March: Australia's Perisher, where much of the snow is man-made and half the lifts are T-bars, J-bars, and rope tows.

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  5. Vail Resorts 2014/15 Ski Season Retail/Rental Sales IncreasedRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Sporting Goods Business

    Vail Resorts, Inc. reported retail/rental revenue for resort store locations was up 3.8 percent for the comparative periods from the beginning of the ski season through April 19, 2015, and for the prior year period through April 20, 2014, adjusted as if Park City was owned in both periods. The estimate, along with other ski season metrics Vail Resorts released April 24, do not incorporate the urban ski areas of Afton Alps and Mt.

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  6. Vail Resorts lift revenue climbs 8.5 percent despite poor snow conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Boulder County Business Report

    A bad snow year at its Lake Tahoe-area and Utah ski resorts hasn't kept Vail Resorts Inc. ( The 8.5 percent bump, which came despite decreased skier visits, is through April 19, 2015, compared to the period ending April 20, 2014. The figures are adjusted as though Vail Resorts owned Park City in Utah both seasons.

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  7. Vail Resorts visitors, revenue up this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Business Journal

    A surge of high-income guests and the success of season-pass sales offset poor ski conditions in California and Utah to give Vail Resorts Inc. a boost in skier visitation and lift revenue this season, company officials said Friday. Visits to the Broomfield-based companyA1s nine western resorts rose 2.8 percent during the recently completed season.

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  8. Director Ousted in Vail Resorts Board Dustup...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Richard Kincaid was on vacation with his family in Mexico earlier this month when he got an email from Robert Katz, chief executive of Vail Resorts Inc. "I know you're out of the country," Mr. Katz wrote one of his longest-serving board members. "But I need to talk to you."

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  9. Level 3 team wins Epic Ski Challenge; nets $100,000 donation to A Precious ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Broomfield Enterprise

    Last week, Vail Resorts announced winners of the 2015 Epic Ski Challenge, resulting in $400,000 donated by Vail Resorts to charities in Colorado and Utah. After three months of skiing at nine of Vail Resorts' mountains in Colorado, Utah, and Lake Tahoe, 20 teams headed by business and civic leaders competed against and with each other for bragging rights and a portion of funds for their chosen charities.

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  10. Gondola would create 1 of largest US ski areas near TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... said, and the combined 6,000 acres of skiable terrain would make it among the nation's largest. Last month, Vail Resorts Inc. received approval from Park City, Utah, planning officials to build a high-speed gondola that would connect two ski resorts ...

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  11. Gondola would create 1 of largest US ski areas near TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Newsday

    ... said, and the combined 6,000 acres of skiable terrain would make it among the nation's largest. Last month, Vail Resorts Inc. received approval from Park City, Utah, planning officials to build a high-speed gondola that would connect two ski resorts ...

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  12. Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows ski resorts to be connected by gondolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Holdings. It was part of a wave of consolidations in the ski industry in Lake Tahoe and the U.S. Colorado-based Vail Resorts Inc., which operates Heavenly Mountain Resort in South Lake Tahoe, purchased Northstar California in 2010 and acquired ...

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  13. Vail Resorts: Promising Shareholders Higher ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Vail Resorts' share value has gone up by 60% in a year. The company is an operator of mountain resorts and urban-ski areas in the United States.

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  14. Australia's not-so Snowy Mountains: Why Vail bought a ski resort Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... the Snowy Mountains might not seem an obvious choice for the first international foray by U.S. ski giant Vail Resorts Inc, which last week agreed to pay $136 million for Perisher Ski Resort. Perisher is Australia's largest and most popular ski ...

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  15. Australia's not-so Snowy Mountains: Why Vail bought a ski resort Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Reuters

    ... the Snowy Mountains might not seem an obvious choice for the first international foray by U.S. ski giant Vail Resorts Inc, which last week agreed to pay $136 million for Perisher Ski Resort. Perisher is Australia's largest and most popular ski ...

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  16. Vail Resorts agrees to buy Perisher in hope of luring Australian skiers abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... the Snowy Mountains might not seem an obvious choice for the first international foray by US ski giant Vail Resorts Inc, which last week agreed to pay US$136 million for Perisher Ski Resort. Perisher is Australia's largest and most popular ski ...

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  17. Australia's not-so Snowy Mountains: Why Vail bought a ski resort Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | The London Free Press

    ... the Snowy Mountains might not seem an obvious choice for the first international foray by U.S. ski giant Vail Resorts Inc, which last week agreed to pay $136 million for Perisher Ski Resort. Perisher is Australia's largest and most popular ski ...

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  18. More Independent Directors Are Landing in Corner OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... the company wanted, Chairman Bruce Duncan said then. Mr. Aron, a hospitality-industry veteran and former CEO of Vail Resorts Inc., hopes to win the permanent top spot, and he appears to be a leading candidate, according to someone familiar with the ...

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  19. Jeffrey W. Jones to Join Diamond Resorts Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... Mr. Jones most recently served as Chief Financial Officer and a member of the Board of Directors for Vail Resorts, a publicly held resort management company. Prior to Vail Resorts, Mr. Jones held chief financial officer positions with Clark Retail ...

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  20. Vail Resorts to buy Australia's largest ski area for $136MRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Newsday

    Vail Resorts Inc. says it's planning to buy its first international ski area -- Perisher in New South Wales, Australia -- for about $136 million. Rob Katz, CEO of the Broomfield-based company, says the decision to buy the 3,000-acre resort is aimed at driving season pass sales and building loyalty with guests from around the world.

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