what does innovation look like?

Kirsten Lynch, CMO, Vail Resorts, discusses innovation at the Mountain Travel Symposium Forum in Keystone, Colorado.

Ignite MTS - Donnie Schumann, HotelTonight 

Donnie Schumann, Strategic Partnerships, HotelTonight Millennial Travel - Planning Less. Sharing More.

Thanks to social media, travel is now more than ever a status symbol easily broadcasted within personal networks. Learn why positioning your services as a lifestyle matters to the #millennial.

mts debate

Direct bookings vs. Third Party Distribution - what is the right mix? The MTS debate asks the audience to weigh in, then a spirited debate from both sides is presented, followed by a final vote from the audience. Moderated by Douglas Quinby, Vice President, Research, Phocuswright.

views from the executive suite

What is on the minds in the industry's executive suites?

Featuring Matt Mosteller, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Resort Experience, Resorts of the Canadian Rockies, Rob Perlman, President and COO, Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation, Juerg Schmid, CEO, Switzerland Tourism and Steve Wright, CMO, Jay Peak Resort.

Driving the Drive Market

Getting customers to the mountains on a year-round basis is hard. The drive market is a year round opportunity and off-peak visits are critical to smooth out the revenue and cash flow ups and downs. Executive leaders discuss urban markets, festivals, events and best practices that can benefit everyone in resort communities.

keynote: jeremy bloom

Jeremy is a three-time World Ski Champion, two-time Olympic Skier and former football player for the University of Colorado, Philadelphia Eagles and Pittsburgh Steelers. He is the CEO of Integrate, a venture backed marketing software company and the founder of Wish of a Lifetime, a charity that grants lifelong wishes to senior citizens.