Vail Resorts

Resort Battle
4:28 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Letter Shows Intent To Run PCMR If Vail Wins

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.

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Park City Follies
2:54 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

'We Can Take It,' Says Vail's Katz About Follies

Vail CEO Rob Katz takes a selfie with his Follies counterpart, Craig Sanchez.
Credit Park City Follies Facebook page

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.

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Resort Battle
12:00 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

PCMR To Sell Passes Despite Continuing Legal Battle

Even though Park City Mountain Resort is headed to court tomorrow to have two motions heard, the Resort plans to begin selling next year's season passes. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Resort Battle
10:28 am
Thu March 27, 2014

Vail Offers To Buy Out Park City Mountain

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. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
4:25 pm
Wed December 4, 2013

Wake Up Canyons!

Hundreds were treated to a free cup of coffee this morning as Canyons Resort unveiled a new partnership with Mountain Trails Foundation that could potentially raise tens of thousands of dollars for the non-profit organization.

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Epic Race
3:25 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

Still Time to Register for Epic Race

There's still time to register for a race that includes skiing at 26 resorts around the world and could earn you a lifetime Vail Resorts Epic Pass. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Vail Resorts in Utah
5:55 pm
Fri October 11, 2013

Rob Katz Speaks On Vail Being In Park City

  In its first public introduction of Vail Resorts to Park City, the company's Chief Executive Officer Rob Katz says he's thrilled to have added Utah to the company's assets. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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Local News
10:48 am
Thu October 10, 2013

Vail Resorts CEO Shares his Utah Vision

Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz

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  Vail Resorts, the new operator of Canyons,  Rob Katz, addressed the invited crowd.  After expressing his disappointment that Vail Resorts couldn't host this year's Park City Road Tour group due to the Boulder flooding, he's hopeful they  will visit next summer.  In the meantime, he joked he'll be lobbying the editors of Outside Magazine to see if Boulder could be named as the Best Outdoor Town.  Katz then went on to talk about who

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Non-Profit News
12:00 am
Thu October 10, 2013

Vail Resorts Hands Out $500,000

At a reception last night, Vail Resorts and Canyons Resorts handed out more than $500,000 in checks and committed more than a thousand hours of paid employee time to 10 Park City non-profit organizations. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
5:41 pm
Thu October 3, 2013

Vail Resort's Revenues

Doing business in Utah will come at a price for Vail Resorts. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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