DENVER, CO (January 14, 2015) — Intrawest Resorts Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SNOW), a leading North American mountain resort and adventure company, has announced the promotion of Travis Mayer to the position of Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, effective immediately. Gary W. Ferrera has given his resignation in order to pursue another opportunity. Mr. Ferrera will be assisting Mr. Mayer to provide for a seamless and orderly transition.
Mr. Tom Marano, Chief Executive Officer, stated, “Travis’ proven track record and experience in the industry and within our Company along with his financial acumen and passion will be key ingredients in contributing to Intrawest’s future growth and success.”
Mr. Mayer joined Intrawest in 2007 and has served as Executive Vice President, Operations & Business Development since January 2014 where he oversaw the Mountain and Adventure operations and external growth opportunities. Mr. Mayer has held various positions at Intrawest including Senior Vice President, Finance & Business Development, and Vice President, Financial Planning & Analysis. Mr. Mayer started his career with Intrawest at the Company’s Steamboat resort. Prior to joining Intrawest, Mr. Mayer was a member of the U.S. Ski Team for eight years and represented the United States at two Olympic Games, earning a silver medal in the 2002 Olympics. Mr. Mayer holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a B.S. from Cornell University, summa cum laude.
About Intrawest Resorts Holdings, Inc.
Intrawest is a North American mountain resort and adventure company, delivering distinctive vacation and travel experiences to its customers for over three decades. The Company owns interests in seven four-season mountain resorts with more than 11,000 skiable acres and over 1,140 acres of land available for real estate development. Intrawest’s mountain resorts are geographically diversified across most of North America’s major ski regions, including the Eastern United States, the Rocky Mountains, the Pacific Southwest and Canada. The Company also operates an adventure travel business, the cornerstone of which is Canadian Mountain Holidays, the leading heli-skiing adventure company in North America. Additionally, the Company operates a comprehensive real estate business through which it manages, markets and sells vacation club properties; manages condominium hotel properties; and sells and markets residential real estate. Intrawest Resorts Holdings, Inc. common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: SNOW). For more information, visit www.intrawest.com.
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