Ski Resort Operation and Management Graduates

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Invaluable Network

“The program gives a unique introduction to the ski industry, as its broad-based approach provides entry-level skills for any portion of our business. Beyond that you’ll take away an invaluable network of friends, colleagues, and industry contacts that will serve you well for many years.”

Neil Jackson is director of purchasing for Resorts of the Canadian Rockies and is general manager of The Three Kananaskis Resorts in Canada.

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A Living in the Mountains

“I have been snowboarding forever and I love the mountains. Working in a career where I could combine the two is what I decided to do.”

Allison Kohn was selected “Rookie Groomer of the Year” by Vail Resorts during her internship for Ski Area Operations.

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Best Job in the World

“The program gave me a good general overview of the ski industry. It gave me excellent contacts. I have the best job in the world. The things I see in a week most people don’t see in a lifetime.”

Scott Swietanski is the director of mountain operations for Alpine Meadows, a resort in Lake Tahoe.