Business File: Morning networking event set for Tuesday
May 16, 2010
Steamboat Springs — The Chamber is hosting a morning networking event at 8 a.m. Tuesday in City Cafe in Centennial Hall. Chamber members will be able to give a 30-second introduction and interact with other members of the business community. The $5 cost includes coffee and a pastry. RSVP by e-mailing RSVP@steamboatchamber.com or call 970-875-7000.
Economic Summit 2010 is this week at the Grand
Economic Summit 2010, titled "A New Decade: Emerging from Recession in a Changed Environment," is Wednesday and Thursday at The Steamboat Grand. For a schedule and to register, visit http://www.steamboatchamber.com/ecosummit. RSVP by e-mailing RSVP@steamboatchamber.com.
State, Chamber hosting small-business meeting
Groups including Steamboat's Chamber, Colorado's Small Business Development Center Advisory Board and Gov. Bill Ritter's Small Business Advisory Council will host a meeting from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Friday at The Steamboat Grand to discuss solutions for barriers to small business. The advisory council is conducting similar meetings across the state and will report results to Gov. Ritter. Call 303-892-3809 before Tuesday to RSVP.
Trappeur's Crossing and Grand honored by site
Expedia travelers have ranked ResortQuest's Trappeur's Crossing Resort and Spa, and The Steamboat Grand, among the world's best hotels, a news release stated last week. Trappeur's Crossing now has received the honor for three years in a row. Orbitz also honored the Grand earlier this year. Expedia's Insiders' Select list recognizes hotels worldwide that consistently deliver excellent service, a great overall experience and a notable value, according to the release. The list represents only a small percentage of the more than 110,000 hotel properties offered on Expedia. Visit http://www.resortqueststeamboat.com and http://www.steamboatgrand.com to learn more.
Wing-Time team gains Holly Larson in sales
Steamboat Springs-based Wing-Time Buffalo Wing Sauce has hired Holly Larson as its new sales manager, a news release stated this month. Larson's responsibilities include developing new business relationships, managing existing wholesale accounts and other marketing functions on a national level.
Wing-Time has been producing authentic, upstate New York, Buffalo-style chicken wing sauces since 1994. Visit http://www.wingtime.com or call 970-871-1198 for more information.
Internship opportunity at the Steamboat Chamber
The Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association is looking for college students in need of marketing and business experience who would like to work as summer interns. Interns will gain event coordinator experience while working closely with the Chamber's marketing department, managing volunteers and gathering sponsorships. Call special events manager Paulette Thomas at 970-875-7006 for details, or e-mail a résumé and letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org.