They like chocolate. They are powder junkies. Nominated by their peers, bosses and former professors, this year’s crop of the hottest young talent in the ski industry is a varied group, working in such disparate positions as ski patrol, risk management and marketing. But, like their love of powder and Snickers bars, they share some common traits: hard working, creative and driven to excellence.
Explore the hall of fame of past honorees, some of whom you might recognize as current leaders in the industry!
Assistant Patrol Director, Pats Peak, N.H.
GM, Mad River Mountain, Ohio
Risk Management, Terrain Park Design and Development, Chicopee, Ontario
Event Office Lead, Hand/Volunteer Coordinator (winter) and Administration Supervisor for Kokanee Crankworx (summer), Whistler, B.C.
Manager of Lift Operations and Ticket Checking, Telluride, Colorado
Terrain Park Manager, Youth Marketing Specialist,
Holiday Valley Resort, New York
|John henry oates
Snow Cat Operator and Slashing Crew Supervisor,
Silver Star Mountain Resort, B.C.
|William Ringenoldus III
GM, Nordic Mountain, Wisconsin
Director of Marketing, Boreal, California
Assistant Office Manager, Hoodoo, Oregon