Arrival Words

 Wednesday, May 18

2:00pm - 2:45pm

Intouch Technology Group: A Fresh Approach to POS, eCommerce, & Guest Engagement
Alex Morcom, CEO, & Casey Parliament, GM

With a high level of product investment and strong commitment to long-term client partnerships, Intouch is shaking up the ski industry technology landscape with a fresh approach to resort operational platforms, including ecommerce, guest engagement, and business intelligence platforms. Learn how our innovative technologies can help accelerate your performance and transform your business. Don’t be complacent with your technology platform—be connected!

What’s New from Inntopia
Trevor Crist, CEO, Inntopia

Inntopia highlights case studies from the past season, showing how users have maximized revenues for lifts, lodging, and more across all sales channels with the Inntopia platform. Inntopia will also demonstrate new features, and preview what’s coming next.

3:00pm - 3:45pm

An accesso Siriusware Update
Mark Danemann, President, accesso Siriusware

accesso Siriusware will present an update on their company and solutions. These topics and more will be discussed in a session designed both for existing and potential users. As always you will have an opportunity to bring up site-specific topics and general questions.

ADG: Timing Your Coaster Build — Find Out How Your Resort Can Capture the Summer Market to Achieve an Immediate ROI
Dave Keim & Ray Lauenstein, ADG

For any property that is even considering the idea of adding a mountain coaster this presentation is a must. Learn the necessary steps to develop your project-build around key market dates in order to capture peak revenue opportunities and quickly and easily maximize your return on investment. Hear how you can successfully plan for and build your ride with a construction start-up in May and opening day in July. And learn first-hand as we discuss the planning and operational logistics that go into creating a successful mountainside attraction.

4:00pm - 4:45pm

KristallTurm: What A Modern Ropes Course Can Do For Your Resort
Zamon Kingi, CMO, KristallTurm; Mario Gomes, CEO, KristallTurm; & Kevin Vanderkolk, Owner of SOAR Adventure Tower (Located 20 minutes from Nashville)

With two towers on alpine resorts in Switzerland and with urban locations in Moscow, Berlin, Franklin, Tenn., and soon the Colorado Rockies, KristallTurm is the world leader in delivering modular aerial adventure for locations wanting more—more adventure, more summer visitors, and more revenue. Come hear the owner of the SOAR Adventure Tower, Kevin Vanderkolk, share his insight, experience, and results from his KristallTurm investment. SOAR is the largest free-standing modular adventure ropes course in the USA If your organization is considering investing in an aerial adventure ropes course, you won’t want to miss this unique presentation and tour opportunity!

E-Commerce & Pricing Trends: Looking Back & Ahead
Evan Reece, Co-Founder & CEO, Liftopia

Liftopia will recap the 2015-16 season pricing and e-commerce trends visible across hundreds of resorts and millions of customers on the Liftopia platform. They will also share industry benchmarks, highlight trends in new skier participation, and preview pricing and distribution trends for the upcoming 2016-17 season.