|VANCOUVER, Dec. 21,
2009 /PRNewswire/ - Intrawest, a leader in the development and
management of experiential destination resorts, today announced that Patrice
Malo has been promoted to the position of President and Chief
Operating Officer at Mont Tremblant in Quebec.
In this position, Malo will assume responsibility for all aspects of
resort operations, real estate and community relations at Tremblant and
he will report directly to Bill Jensen, Chief
Executive Officer at Intrawest.
Malo began his career at Tremblant in 1993 as a Financial
Analysts and was soon promoted to the position of Director of Finance.
In 2003, he was named Vice President of Finance and he played a key
role in the planning and development of Versant Soleil, the new village
development at Tremblant. In 2006, he left to pursue another career
opportunity and in July 2009 he rejoined Tremblant as
the Vice President of Lodging. In his most recent position at Tremblant
Malo managed close to 1,000 condo-hotel units and oversaw homeowner
"Patrice has a great depth of experience and familiarity with
resort operations and real estate opportunities at Tremblant," said Bill
Jensen, chief executive officer at Intrawest. "His strong ties
to the local community, along with his commitment to employees,
homeowners and customer satisfaction, uniquely qualify him to assume
the leadership position at Tremblant."
From 2006 to 2009, Malo worked for Medical Intelligence
Technologies in Montreal as the Chief Financial
Officer and Executive Vice President. In this role, he managed all of
the financial activities of the Company's operations in Quebec
and Europe and he was successful in negotiating
several rounds of financing to support the operations of the Company.
Malo is a graduate of the University of Montreal,
and he currently serves as President of the Board of Directors of the
Tremblant Resort Association.
<>About Tremblant and Intrawest
Mont Tremblant Resort is ranked as the number 1 ski resort in Eastern
North America for the 13th consecutive year by SKI Magazine.
Tremblant is owned by Intrawest, a leader in the development and
management of experiential destination resorts. The Company has a
network of resorts at North America's most
popular mountain destinations including Whistler Blackcomb, a host
venue for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and Canadian
Mountain Holidays, the largest heli-skiing operation in the world. In
addition, Intrawest markets and sells real estate at its resorts in North
America. Intrawest is headquartered in Vancouver,
British Columbia. For more information, visit www.intrawest.com
SOURCE Intrawest ULC