All Sorts of Resorts: Chris Kuipers
This course will explore the field of resort management looking at the challenges and rewards of owning and managing a year around resort. We will explore several area resorts looking at their mission and vision while evaluating to what extent they are accomplishing their mission. We will analyze their business operations and discover what makes them successful. Students will analyze the impact these resorts have on their local communities as well. This class includes an overnight at Crystal Mountain Resort where students will have the opportunity to ski or snowboard for a day and will spend a day learning more the management of the resort. This class will include a student fee to cover the costs of the overnight at Crystal as well as activities.