Green is the New White

SE Group Landscape Architects Patrick Olstad and Jason Hoover presented an article in the July 2018 issue of Ski Area Management about the importance of resort landscaping designed for non-winter use.

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Bogus Basin Opens New Summer Operations

Bogus Basin recently opened for its first full Summer Season, offering new attractions including a mountain coaster, tubing hill and trampoline. SE Group worked with Bogus Basin to complete a Strategic Master Plan that identified the establishment of new summer activities.

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Building a Ski Resort From Scratch

Chris Cushing, Director of Mountain Planning + Design, spoke with Blueprint, presented by CBRE about the nuanced and complex process of ski resort planning; especially when it involves a brand new ski area.

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A recent article in Idaho Mountain Express highlighted SE Group’s Mark Kane and his presentation at Sun Valley Economic Development’s annual Economic Summit held October 31. Mark’s presentation focused on current trends in mountain resort communities and four key factors that will likely shape their future.

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Ski Area Management | January 2017

SE Group’s Director of Resort Planning + Design, Claire Humber and Bogus Basin‘s General Manager Brad Wilson discuss the phasing and implementation of projects identified in the area’s recently completed Master Plan.

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Ski Area Management | January 2017

SE Group’s Director of Environmental Services, Travis Beck weighs in on identifying activities allowed by the Recreational Opportunities Act of
2011. Travis moderated a panel discussion at the 2016 SAM Summer Ops conference focused on the implementation of the 2011 Act.

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Claire Humber, Director of Resort Planning + Design, was recognized by Ski Area Management as a “Trailblazer” whom the magazine identifies as an “individual who has had a significant impact on developing the North American mountain resort industry.” Claire began her career with SE Group in 1991 and continues to innovate within the resort industry with a focus on multi-season recreation, hospitality and real estate development, and the elevating the guest service experience.

Moving with the Times

Winter Sports Technology International | April 2016

Pete Williams, Senior Mountain Planner, weighs in on the future of people moving and provides his own innovative idea on guest transportation at resorts.

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