Andy Wirth is a renowned professional in the mountain resort and hotel sector. He has been in working in the industry since 1986, and he is currently employed at the Squaw Valley Ski Holding as the president and the CEO of the company.
Andy has adequate knowledge and experience in the management of resorts, and this has made it possible for him to transform Squaw Valley into a destination that is visited by international tourists. He attended the Colorado University, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in science. He then enrolled at the Edinburgh University, and he was awarded a master’s degree.
Mr. Wirth has been involved in national parks for a long time since his grandfather was a US National Parks Service Director.
Andy was then hired by the Steamboat Springs Resort. He was in charge of marketing of the Steamboat Ski and Resort Corporation and was also an administrator of the firm. Intrawest later acquired Steamboat and Wirth moved to the company to serve as the executive vice president of the company is 2007.
Squaw Valley is a top skiing resort that was established seven decades ago. The firm has been under the administration of the Cushing family for a couple of years before Nancy Cashing handed over the leadership of the business to Andy Wirth.
According to CrowdRise, Andy Wirth supervised an upgrading exercise that was worth $70 million and had an aim of making the resort to get to the same level with others in the industry. The status of the Squaw Valley rose in one year, and it was considered to be among top resorts in the sector. Mr. Wirth participated in the transaction where the Alpine Meadows Ski Resort was merged with the Squaw Valley.
The company was established in June 2001, and it has been striving to attract tourists to Reno Tahoe. Mr. Wirth is also a philanthropic individual, and he is involved in various charities.