Tue. Aug 20th, 2019

Vail Resorts gets enlisted among America’s highly regarded, best employers by Forbes

Another proud moment for Vail Resorts, Inc., for getting recognized by Forbes as ‘America’s Best Employers’.  this is happening for the fourth consecutive year that the leader of global mountain resort operator, Vail Resorts, has been enlisted amongst America’s five-hundred utmost regarded, best employers.

Chief Executive Officer at Vail Resorts, Rob Katz stated: “It’s a tremendous privilege to be part of more than 40,000 of the most ambitious, brave and passionate employees on the planet, and an honor to be recognized as an outstanding employer. For us, it’s all about creating a strong leadership culture where we continuously invest in the development of every employee at every level of our company – and have a lot of fun in the process.”

By collaborating with ‘Statista’, an analytics firm, Forbes declared America’s Best Employers on the basis of an independent survey conducted from a huge sample of over a 50,000 employees of the United States who were working for companies. Participants were made to rate how likely they would like to recommend their employer to others, on a scale of 0 to 10. In addition to this there, respondents were also requested to assess other employers who stood out either negatively or positively in the industries they were working.

Chief HR Officer of Vail Resorts, Lyanne Kunkel stated: “Our mission is to create an Experience of a Lifetime for our employees so they can, in turn, provide an Experience of a Lifetime to guests visiting our resorts around the world. We are committed to the ongoing investment in the development of our extraordinary talent and appreciate this recognition by Forbes.”

The efforts put in by the company to advance women in an industry which is traditionally dominated by male made them earn the title of ‘Best Employer for Diversity’ by Forbes.