Summer Ops Camp 2014

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Join us at SAM Magazine's 5th annual Summer Ops Camp this
September where you and your team will gain valuable insight
into the mountainous potential of year-round business. 


Summer Ops Camp Questions: E-mail olivia@saminfo.com



Schedule at-a-glance:

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3

 
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Registration at The Lodge at Vail
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Adventure Ridge demo
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Themed Adventure Packages
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Group sessions at Adventure Ridge
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Cocktails at Adventure Ridge
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM Dinner at Adventure Ridge
7:15 PM - 8:00 PM Welcome remarks and featured speaker
8:00 PM After dinner activity

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4

 
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast / Vendor Showcase
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Ride Gondola 1 to Mid-Vail for morning sessions
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Operator Roundtable
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM Small Break-out session (PODS)
11:00 AM Coffee break
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch at Mid-Vail
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Return to Lodge at Vail
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM All camp off-site visit to Glenwood Caverns
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Glenwood Cavern Park play
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Cocktails and presentation
6:30 PM - 6:45 PM Dinner at Glenwood Caverns
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Buses back to The Lodge at Vail
8:00 PM Last call at The Cantina

FRiday, SEPTEMBER 5

 
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast / Vendor Showcase
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Ride Gondola 1 to Mid-Vail for morning sessions
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Morning break-out sessions
10:30 AM Coffee break
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM BBQ / Box lunch at outdoor demo vendor lawn



SUMMER OPS CAMP PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:


> Dollars & Sense: Summer Business Financial Planning
> Summer Programming Ideas 
> Summer HR Strategies
> Shade and Cooling Options 
> F&B Success in the Summer
> The Forest Service and Ski Area Recreation
> Aerial Adventure Parks
> Mountain Bike Parks
> Summertime Marketing
> Operators’ Roundtable
> Risk Management and Liability
> Transition Season Success / Summer Ops Checklist
> Defining Your Story & Getting the Right Mix
> Outdoor & Indoor Product Demos

And much, much more!
 

All-Inclusive PACKAGES: 

> Two nights of lodging at The Lodge at Vail
> All meals and drink tickets
> Two and a half days of sessions, activities and workshops
> Off-site visit to nearby summer operations
> Tours to Glenwood Caverns, Breckenridge and Winter Park




Space is limited and filled on a first-come, first-served basis to ensure a hand's on experience for attendees. 


 

Summer Ops Camp 2013

> 2013 SUMMER OPS WRAP UP
> 2013 SUMMER OPS AGENDA

SUMMER OPS CAMP 2012

> 2012 SUMMER OPS WRAP-UP
> 2012 SUMMER OPS AGENDA

 


2012 Summer Ops video