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

    Friday Apr 17 | 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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  2. Level 3 team wins Epic Ski Challenge; nets $100,000 donation to A Precious ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | 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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  3. Gondola would create 1 of largest US ski areas near TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | 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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  4. Gondola would create 1 of largest US ski areas near TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | 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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  5. Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows ski resorts to be connected by gondolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | 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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  6. Vail Resorts: Promising Shareholders Higher ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | 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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  7. Australia's not-so Snowy Mountains: Why Vail bought a ski resort Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | 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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  8. Vail Resorts agrees to buy Perisher in hope of luring Australian skiers abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | 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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  9. More Independent Directors Are Landing in Corner OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | 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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  10. Jeffrey W. Jones to Join Diamond Resorts Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | 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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  11. Vail Resorts to buy Australia's largest ski area for $136MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | 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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  12. Vail Resorts to Acquire Perisher, the Largest Mountain Resort in Australia, for $136 MillionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Bottom Line

    Vail Resorts, Inc. today announced that the Company has agreed to acquire its first international mountain resort, Perisher Ski Resort in New South Wales, Australia, for total cash consideration of AU$176.6 million , subject to certain adjustments. Perisher is the largest and most visited ski resort in Australia, and is well-positioned with access to the country's largest cities, including Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Canberra and Brisbane.

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  13. Vail Resorts to Acquire Perisher, the Largest Mountain Resort in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Transworld

    BROOMFIELD, Colo.-March 30, 2015-Vail Resorts, Inc. today announced that the Company has agreed to acquire its first international mountain resort, Perisher Ski Resort in New South Wales, Australia, for total cash consideration of AU$176.6 million , subject to certain adjustments. Perisher is the largest and most visited ski resort in Australia, and is well-positioned with access to the country's largest cities, including Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Canberra and Brisbane.

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  14. Vail Resorts makes epic purchase of Australia's largest ski resortRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Daily Camera

    Half Pipe competitors warm up in the Half Pipe at Perisher Valley during the Planet X Winter Xtreme Games, Australia in 2010. Without a price hike, Vail Resorts added another venue to its Epic Pass on Monday: Australia's Perisher Ski Resort, the largest ski area in the Southern Hemisphere.

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  15. Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Reuters

    ... 188 million euros ($201.7 million) by selling 1,322,142 Valeo shares at 142.26 euros each. ** New York-listed Vail Resorts Inc will buy the largest mountain resort in Australia for $136 million in what will be its first international acquisition, ...

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  16. Vail Resorts Is Spending $136 Million to Buy Australia's Largest Ski ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Skift

    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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  17. Vail Resorts buys Australia's largest ski areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Business Journal

    Vail Resorts Inc. has acquired the largest ski resort in Australia, marking the first international foray for the Broomfield company and creating what its CEO said could be a strong draw to bring tourists from that continent to Vail-operated ski areas across America. The $136 million acquisition of Perisher Ski Resort, funded with cash on hand and the revolver portion of Vail Resorts' senior credit facility, is expected to be completed sometime later this year.

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  18. Vail Goes Global, Acquires Largest Ski Resort In Southern HemisphereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Forbes.com

    ... - but there has never been anything quite like this. One of the few publically traded ski resort operators, Vail Resorts, Inc. today announced its first overseas acquisition, Australia's Perisher Ski Resort, for approximately $136 million. Known ...

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  19. Park City approves lift connecting 2 ski resortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Deseret News

    Vail Resorts Inc. says it has received approval from Park City planning officials to build a high-speed gondola that would connect two ski resorts it owns in Utah. The company said in a news release Thursday that the linking lift will join Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Resort to make it the largest ski area in the United States.

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  20. Vail gets approval for lift connecting 2 Utah ski resortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KSL-TV

    Vail Resorts Inc. says it has received approval from Park City planning officials to build a high-speed gondola that would connect two ski resorts it owns in Utah. The company said in a news release Thursday that the linking lift will join Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Resort to make it the largest ski area in the United States.

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