Pierpont Named Targhee GM
SAM Magazine-Grand Targhee, Wyo., Sept. 11, 2007-Scott Pierpont has been named general manager of Grand Targhee. Pierpont has spent more than 30 years in the the ski industry, and makes the move to Targhee from Utah where he held positions as president and managing director of The Canyons, president of the Park City Chamber of Commerce and chairman of Ski Utah, the marketing arm of the state's ski industry. Other positions held by Pierpont include stints as both vice president of mountain operations and president and managing director at Mount Snow, Vt.
"My wife Jill and I are looking forward to living and working in Teton Valley," said Pierpont. "The opportunities that lie ahead at Grand Targhee are very exciting."
Pierpont takes over the GM position vacated by Larry Williamson, who retired from Grand Targhee after 35 years.