• U.S. Conglomerate buys Stowe Mountain and Whistler-Backcomb

    From JD@21:1/5 to All on Tue Feb 21 17:50:24 2017
    U.S Conglomerate Vail Resorts Buys Vermont-based Stowe Mountain Resort. The resort is located on Vermontís highest mountain, Mount Mansfield. The purchase gives Vail Resorts full control of all assets related to base area skier services. Vail Resorts is an enormous conglomerate. It owns namesake Vail, as well as Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Heavenly, Northstar, Mount Brighton, Park City, Kirkwood, and Afton Alps in the United States. This past August, Vail Resorts acquired Whistler-Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada. This latest purchase of Stowe Mountain Resort gives Vail Resorts major control of ski resorts in the Western United States to British Columbia to New England.

    http://tinyurl.com/zfs5qm5 [Stowe Mountain Resort]

    http://tinyurl.com/zbb69ez [Whistler Purchase]

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