Eastern Lodging Vice President
|PARK CITY, Utah, June 3, 2004 - American Skiing Company announced today
the appointment of Brandon McCarter to the newly created position of Vice
President -- Eastern Lodging. Most recently, Mr. McCarter was Vice
President of Lodging and General Manager of the Grand Summit Resort Hotel
at Mount Snow, Vermont.
"Brandon brings a wealth of lodging and hospitality experience to our management team," said ASC President and CEO B.J. Fair. "He has done an outstanding job at Mount Snow. I'm confident that under his leadership, we will raise the bar at our eastern lodging properties and provide even better service and improved operations for our guests."
In his new role Mr. McCarter will work with the hotel management and sales teams at each resort and oversee all lodging operations at the Company's five eastern resorts. ASC's eastern lodging properties include Grand Summit Resort Hotels at each of Mount Snow, Killington, Attitash and Sugarloaf, two Grand Summit Resort Hotels at Sunday River, condominium complexes at each resort, the Snow Cap Inn at Sunday River, and the Snow Lake Lodge at Mount Snow.
Mr. McCarter has more than 25 years experience in the lodging and hospitality industry. Prior to joining Mount Snow, he was the VP and General Manager for Resort Properties in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, responsible for planning, marketing and managing a resort and convention center, private homes, cabins, chalets and new condominium construction. He also served as the General Manager for various Sonesta Hotel and Resort properties in New Orleans, Egypt and Florida. In 2000, he was awarded Sonesta International Hotels and Resorts Marketing's General Manager of the Year.
Mr. McCarter will be based at Mount Snow Resort and will assume his new duties effective June 9, 2004.
Headquartered in Park City, Utah, American Skiing Company (OTC: AESK) is one of the largest operators of alpine ski, snowboard and golf resorts in the United States. Its resorts include Killington and Mount Snow in Vermont; Sunday River and Sugarloaf/USA in Maine; Attitash Bear Peak in New Hampshire; Steamboat in Colorado; and The Canyons in Utah.
This press release contains both historical and forward-looking statements. All statements other than statements of historical facts are, or may be deemed to be, forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act") and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act").
American Skiing Company
|Also See:||Leslie B. Otten Resigns; William J. Fair Named CEO of American Skiing Company; Company Gives Outlook for Fiscal Year / Mar 2001|
|American Skiing Co. May Move Management Firm from Maine to Utah / June 2002|