For friends, families, as well as couple that are taking a vacation and are looking for the best spot to visit, one place that is recommended is to visit the Squaw Valley Ski Resort, a ski resort that is not only known to be the second largest ski resort on the West Coast, but a ski resort that is also known to be one of the most beautiful ski resorts to visit in the world. The Squaw Valley Ski Resort has been open to the public for over 70 years and has even become a well respected business that has become a definitive business within the Tahoe region.
At the head of this ski resort is Andy Wirth, an individual who has dedicated his entire career to the mountain resort industry and to help inspire individuals all over the world to love nature just as much as he does. Andy Wirth, with over 25 years of experience, earned this position as the CEO and the President of the ski resort on squawalpine.com for his ability to adapt to any given situation and his ability to adapt while helping the ski resort thrive, bring in customers, as well as bring in more revenue than ever before.
What truly makes this ski resort such as special ski resort to visit is the dedication that this ski resort has to make the stay of each individual the most pleasant stay possible. Though this ski resort was slowing going downhill ever since it hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics, Andy Wirth has been able to turn this ski resort around with the overall goal to make this ski resort one of the best ski resorts to visit in the United States, if not the in the world. With the ski resort already doing so well within the past six years, this ski resort is well on its way to reach Mr. Wirth’s goal.
Andy Wirth has had the rare luck of having known exactly what he has wanted to do even at an early age. Even still a young man, Mr. Wirth has had over 25 years of experience within the mountain resort industry with the pure goal of helping individuals enjoy nature and enjoy being around nature. Andy Wirth is proud of his resort and loves waking up to the view of the Sierra Nevada each morning and to see his customers happy and loving their experience.
The Squaw Valley Resort has had a rough couple of years from experiencing a drought to the political incorporation. Andy Wirth, who is the CEO of the Squaw Valley Resort has endured the issues and tried to resolve them the best that he can. Thanks to Mother Nature, and early winter storm has swept through the country and provided much needed moisture for the area. This has allowed skier’s to enjoy the ski resort at an earlier date, which has helped the Squaw Valley Resort get an early start for the season. Wirth has thankfully also experienced some relief from the political incorporation that was trying to increase taxes on the residents and the community in the surrounding areas. There has unfortunately been some statements and events that have happened that Wirth is hoping they can move past. His goal is to look forward to the future and work together to better the community and the surrounding areas.
Wirth has been in the historic parks and resort industry for over twenty five years and has a lot of experience in the industry. He was actually born in Germany and decided to attend Colorado State University. He graduated from Colorado State University and moved to Steamboat, Colorado, where he served as the executive marketing manager for the Steamboat Resort. He worked there for a number of years before he decided to take over the Squaw Valley Resort, which is a ski resort located in the Olympic Valley that is known or it’s scenic, beautiful 360 views. In 2010 he became the CEO of the Squaw Valley Resort and continues to work on the experience and beauty of the winter activities resort. His latest project involves the structure of a gondola, which will connect the two sister resorts together. This gondola will make it more convenient for the fellow skier’s to connect from one ski resort to the other. They will soon be able to freely, and easily enjoy each resort by utilizing the new gondola, which the building process is set to take place soon.
Wirth also spends much of his time involved in environmental groups and works on resolving environmental and community issues. He takes part in many groups that help make the environment a better place to live for everybody. He also works with the youth on different environmental issues. By teaching them to respect the environment at a young age, he feels they will grow up knowing the facts.
Source: the Reno Gazette-Journal
According to the Sierra Sun, Andy Wirth, CEO of Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows, took his seat on the Reno Airport Authority Board this past July 9th. Andy Wirth is well known for his work at Squaw Valley and for his latest commitment to bridging Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows with a gigantic natural ski left. As a successful CEO and philanthropist his addition to the board, alongside two other board members, came as no surprise. Jessica Sferazza, Lisa Gianoli and Jenifer Rose were the other two members sworn in.
Wirth, was named Chairman of the board, will assume his position immediately. Wirth spoke to the press in order to render his thanks for the position while simultaneously stating what he hopes to bring to the table. Wirth commented that “new people will bring new ideas” that will attempt to bring the airport into a whole new level of popularity and success. Wirth also commended the other two members who were joining the board, saying that they were “very experienced and talented people” who were dedicated to “enhancing travel to and from our region”.
Wirth is more than just a successful CEO and his knowledge will extend to many different areas as he works the Chairman position. Wirth made it to the RSCVA Board back in 2013 and he has a ton of experience working with resort management thanks to Squaw Valley. While serving in 2013 he worked as a liaison in between Reno-Sparks and the Lake Taho region. This experience, working within an internationally traveled resort, brought him success working with different airlines that wanted to develop flights to Utah, Canada, and Colorado.
Most of all it appeared that Wirth wanted to espouse his gratefulness at being granted the position. Wirth spoke candidly and from the heart by saying that he was “honored to represent RSCVA and to serve as Chairman of an entity that is vital to our regional economy”. Wirth went on to discuss how integral air travel was to the very survival of several key industries in the area: skiing, gaming and business. It is his understanding from the perspective of a CEO that brings so much clout and respect to the position.
The other three new members each bring their own flavor of experience to their position. Gianoli owns a consulting firm that represents local government, Rose is the CEO of Its My Community Store, and Sferazza is the founder of JESSCONVLLC where she is a consultant to local businesses in the area.