Jensen Leaves Vail for Intrawest

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SAM Magazine--Broomfield, Colo., January 8, 2008--Vail Resorts, Inc., announced today that Bill Jensen is leaving his position as president of the company's mountain division and COO of Vail to become CEO of Intrawest, effective June 1, 2008.

Moving in to take over his responsbilities on January 31, 2008, are Beaver Creek's John Garnsey and Heavenly's Blaise Carrig. The two were promoted to executive VP of the Mountain Division, with Garnsey overseeing Beaver Creek and Vail and Carrig overseeing Heavenly, Breckenridge and Keystone.

Taking over the COO position at Vail is Chris Jarnot. Jarnot moves up from his senior VP of marketing and sales position at Vail Resorts.


Bill Jensen

Bill and I worked together over 30 years ago at Sun Valley. Way to hang in there. Been a long time! Good luck

Bill Jensen

Did this Bill Jensen used to manage Jay Peak?

USASA Founder

I worked with Bill at Bear Mountain in Big Bear Lake, California some years ago.

Bill is a wonderful person to work with! He started out as a lift operator at Mammoth in his youth! What a great success story!

Best Wishes, Bill!