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5 Reason Professionals Live and Work in the Mountains.

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Quotes from real professionals living at altitude.. #1 COMMUNITY ‘ The fabric of this community is unlike any other community I have seen. We are small and strong. We work hard, play hard and live well.’ #2 OUTDOORS ‘ Access to the outdoors and the adventure. Sharing it with like minded friends and raising kids …

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Stories of mountain town professionals, Rachel Youth Advocacy Manager at Bright Future Foundation (Vail, CO)

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Meet, Rachel, Youth Advocacy Manager at Bright Future Foundation. Tell us about your position… As Youth Advocacy Manager at Bright Future Foundation, my main job is managing the Buddy Mentors program. This program is based on the Big Brother/Big Sisters model of mentoring. Basically we match an adult volunteer with an Eagle County youth and …

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Stories of Mountain Town professionals, Barclay Content Marketing Manager at Ski.com | Community Manager at The Ski Locker – Steamboat

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Meet Barclay, Content Marketing Manager at Ski.com AND Community Manager at The Ski Locker – Steamboat Tell us about your career… I just starting working for Ski.com a month ago. The marketing team is outstanding and hosts a unique balance of multiple perspectives and voices. From crafting newsletters that concern curated experiences in places like …

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Stories of mountain towns professionals: Laura, Owner of Lieff Ink, Writer/Editor/PR

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Meet Laura! Owner of Lieff Ink  Tell us about your career… I love writing, editing, and helping people and companies out with PR because I enjoy telling their stories.  I started Lieff Ink in 2011 when I was a newspaper editor in Denver. Six years ago I moved to Edwards and my business has thrived …

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Mountain Careers to Reach College Students!

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Who will be in the next set of mountain town professionals and leaders? At Mountain Careers we want to make sure we are reaching the younger generation who are graduating college and figuring out their next steps in life and grow our workforce. No need to grind it out in the ‘big city’ if you …

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Stories of mountain towns professionals: Clare, Founder Callosum

Posted In: Blog, Colorado, Featured Post, Professional Skills, Start-up, Stories

#featurefriday Real stories of professionals in the mountains! Meet Clare, Founder, Callosum in Vail, CO. Tell us your story… I founded Callosum 14 years ago in Chicago. Since then the company and I have evolved tremendously. We are now based in Vail, CO and service outdoor & mountain lifestyle clients nationwide. As the Founder, keeping our …

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Stories of mountain towns professionals: Justin, CoFounder REVER

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#featurefriday Real stories of professionals in the mountains! Meet Justin, CoFounder REVER in Eagle, CO.⁠ Tell us your story…⁠I’ve always had an entrepreneurial spirit. I paid my way through college by painting houses, it wasn’t glamorous but it gave me an appreciation for being my own boss. Since then I’ve done real estate development in Chile, …

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Stories of mountain towns professionals: Meet, Tomer, Founder / CEO of Felt App

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#featurefriday Real stories of professionals in the mountains! Meet, Tomer, Founder / CEO of Felt App (Telluride, CO) Tell us about your day…To be me… I wake up and check email first thing like all normal people. Grogy and instantly swept away by work thoughts. I have to remind myself to chill and not let myself …

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Stories of Mountain Town Professionals: Keckeley, Merchandising & Tent Sale Coordinator

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#featurefriday Meet Keckeley! Merchandising & Tent Sale Coordinator @ Outdoor Gear Exchange (Burlington, VT) What is your position and why do you love it? This job allows me to fully embrace the outdoor environment and the mountains of this “mountain town”. Burlington, VT is uniquely situated between Lake Champlain and the Green Mountains, making the opportunities …

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