Rob Katz http://kpcw.org en Cumming Responds To Katz's Public Letters http://kpcw.org/post/cumming-responds-katzs-public-letters <p>John Cumming, the CEO of Powdr Corporation, parent company of the Park City Mountain Resort, is scolding his counterpart, Vail Chief Executive Rob Katz, in a letter relased Friday.</p><p>Cummings said that Katz has misstated the facts about their legal dispute over PCMR's ski mountain, as a transparent public relations effort to pressure Powdr into a Vail takeover of the resort.</p><p>Cumming writes that exchanging letters in public is counterproductive, but he needs to set the record straight. All he tells Katz, "If you want to resolve this dispute, call me." Rick Brough has more.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 22:42:49 +0000 Rick Brough 12841 at http://kpcw.org Cumming Responds To Katz's Public Letters Letter Shows Intent To Run PCMR If Vail Wins http://kpcw.org/post/letter-shows-intent-run-pcmr-if-vail-wins <p>The CEO of Vail Resorts, Rob Katz, has sent a letter to his counterpart, John Cumming, the head of Powdr Corp, saying that if - or when - Powdr loses the lease for more than 3,000 acres of its ski mountain, it's not realistic to insist that Park City Mountain Resort will continue to operate the ski area. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.</p><p></p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:28:33 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 12274 at http://kpcw.org Letter Shows Intent To Run PCMR If Vail Wins 'We Can Take It,' Says Vail's Katz About Follies http://kpcw.org/post/we-can-take-it-says-vails-katz-about-follies <p>When you're Rob Katz, the CEO of one of the world's biggest ski operators, and find out the joke is on your company by the small-town theater group, you make sure you get tickets to the sold-out show, so you can see for yourself. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:54:51 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 12185 at http://kpcw.org 'We Can Take It,' Says Vail's Katz About Follies Vail Offers To Buy Out Park City Mountain http://kpcw.org/post/vail-offers-buy-out-park-city-mountain <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A couple of court hearings scheduled for early next month in the ongoing legal dispute between Park City Mountain Resort and Vail Resorts. This Tuesday, however, Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz offered to buy Park City’s access to the ski mountain and property that Vail Resorts holds a lease to. But Park City says no way to a Vail takeover. </span>KPCW’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Leslie Thatcher has more.</span></p><p></p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 16:28:05 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 11443 at http://kpcw.org Vail Offers To Buy Out Park City Mountain Vail Resorts CEO Shares his Utah Vision http://kpcw.org/post/vail-resorts-ceo-shares-his-utah-vision <p>Following the award of a half-million dollars and volunteer help to Summit County nonprofit organizations Wednesday night, the CEO and Chairman of the Board for&nbsp; Vail Resorts, the new operator of Canyons,&nbsp; Rob Katz, addressed the invited crowd.&nbsp; After expressing his disappointment that Vail Resorts couldn&#39;t host this year&#39;s Park City Road Tour group due to the Boulder flooding, he&#39;s hopeful they&nbsp; will visit next summer.&nbsp; In the meantime, he joked he&#39;ll be lobbying the editors of Outside Magazine to see if Boulder could be named as the Best Outdoor To Thu, 10 Oct 2013 16:48:12 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 5217 at http://kpcw.org Vail Resorts CEO Shares his Utah Vision