Articles tagged “vail resorts”

Canadian Skiers Aren’t Impressed With Vail Resorts Takeover of Whistler Blackcomb

Canadian Skiers Aren’t Impressed With Vail Resorts Takeover of Whistler Blackcomb

Natalie Obiko Pearson, Bloomberg

Any acquisition is bound to have its challenges but it sounds like it's been a downhill spiral for Vail as it works to convince local stakeholders that it's committed to the Canadian resort's history and reputation.

11 months ago

Vail Resorts to Buy Vermont’s Stowe Mountain Ski Operations for $50 Million

Vail Resorts to Buy Vermont’s Stowe Mountain Ski Operations for $50 Million

Lisa Du and Sonali Basak, Bloomberg

Vail Resorts continues its grand continental expansion.

2 years ago

Small Ski Resorts Pitch Authenticity to Compete With Giant Rivals

Small Ski Resorts Pitch Authenticity to Compete With Giant Rivals

Kristen Wyatt, Associated Press

Vail's acquisitions have allowed it to experiment with products and pricing on a level note seen before in skiing, but the smaller mountains and operators still have a huge role to play in the winter sports ecosystem.

2 years ago

Vail Resorts Finalizes Its $1 Billion Purchase of Whistler Blackcomb

Vail Resorts Finalizes Its $1 Billion Purchase of Whistler Blackcomb

Deanna Ting, Skift

Vail Resorts is strategically becoming one of the most dominant, global players in the ski business, and its acquisition of B.C.’s Whistler Blackcomb is only further proof of that.

2 years ago

Vail Resorts’ Stock and Its Profits Continue to Rise

Vail Resorts’ Stock and Its Profits Continue to Rise

Associated Press

A solid ski season meant a solid fiscal third quarter for Vail Resorts.

3 years ago

Colorado’s Vail Mountain Adds More Acreage to Its Skiing Empire

Colorado’s Vail Mountain Adds More Acreage to Its Skiing Empire

Associated Press

Vail is already bigger via multiple acquisitions this year. Now it's making the most of a mountain it already has.

3 years ago

Vail Closes Deal to Buy Australian Ski Resort for $135 Million

Vail Closes Deal to Buy Australian Ski Resort for $135 Million

Associated Press

Vail continues its domination of the winter sports market.

4 years ago

Vail Resorts Is Spending $136 Million to Buy Australia’s Largest Ski Resort

Vail Resorts Is Spending $136 Million to Buy Australia’s Largest Ski Resort

Associated Press

Vail is quietly building an empire while all its rivals sit by powerlessly.

4 years ago

Vail Resorts Uses Technology and Free Photos to Turn Skiers Into Brand Ambassadors

Vail Resorts Uses Technology and Free Photos to Turn Skiers Into Brand Ambassadors

The winter travel market has been behind the curve compared to the broader travel market, but with recent investments in back-end technology and the embrace of a dynamic pricing marketplace, it is poised to leapfrog and nurture innovations that will enhance the quality of the experience.

4 years ago