Event Planning in Colorado
Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort in Tabernash Announces Cooking Class Demos For Groups
Coming to the culinary aid of meeting planners looking for something unique to offer attendees as part of a corporate, staff or industry retreat, Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa’s new Chef Demonstration Cooking Classes provide an entertaining and delicious option for groups up to 70 people. Guests get to sip wine and be entertained while watching chefs create the evening’s repast, who also share anecdotes, cooking tips and recipes and answer questions. Click here for more information on Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa.
The DoubleTree by Hilton Grand Junction Undergoing $1.4 Million Renovation
The DoubleTree by Hilton Grand Junction’s $1.4 million renovation includes a complete makeover of Bistro and Lounge 743 with new floor covering, vinyl and furniture. Additionally, all meeting space will have a whole new facelift that will include the addition of state-of-the-art AV equipment. The lobby will feature check-in pods, tile and a new fireplace. Click here for more information on the DoubleTree by Hilton Grand Junction.
Hotel Jerome in Aspen to Undergo Remodel
All 94 rooms at the Hotel Jerome will be refurbished with new carpet, wallpaper and amenities, along with overhauls of the lobby, dining room and ballroom. New offices and a new spa with three treatment rooms will be added as well. Click here for more information on the Hotel Jerome.
The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs Welcomes New Executive Chef, Derin Moore
Master Chef Derin Moore has been named The Broadmoor’s new executive chef. The announcement follows the retirement of Siegfried Eisenberger, who for twenty years served as only the fourth executive chef in the history of The Broadmoor. Chef Moore comes to The Broadmoor after a career as the executive chef at The Ritz-Carlton Naples in Naples, Fla. Click here for more information on The Broadmoor.
Kate Brown of the Sky Hotel in Aspen Awarded Mentor of the Year From the University of Denver
Kate Brown, Senior Sales Manager at the Sky Hotel, has recently won the Mentor of the Year Award from the Fritz Knoebel School of Hospitality Management in the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver. Kate gave her time and expertise to mentor three students during the 2011-2012 school year. Click here for information on the Sky Hotel.
The Four Seasons Resort Vail Announces New Team Members
The Four Seasons Resort Vail announces the addition of four new key positions in the sales and marketing division. Jolinda Cohavi is the new Director of Marketing; Jim Guttau is the new Director of Public Relations; JoAnn Freberg is the new Conference Services Manager; and Melissa Moll is the new Business Development Sales Manager. Click here for more information on the Four Seasons Resort Vail.
Destination Colorado News
Destination Colorado will be attending the following events and shows in 2012:
Association for Continuing Legal Education (ACLEA) Annual Meeting: July 28-31 in Denver
IMEX America: Oct. 9-11 in Las Vegas
Rejuvenate Marketplace: Oct. 22-24 in Columbus, Ohio
Holiday Showcase Chicago by Association Forum: Dec. 13 in Chicago
Destination Colorado’s Front Range Trade Show: TBD