Granby Ranch Appoints New Director of Mountain Operations

Dec 04, 2014

Granby Ranch has named Shane Matthews  as it’s new Director of Mountain Operations. Matthews, who had previously worked as the Area Manager at Wallowa Lake Tramway in Joseph, OR., will be responsible for overseeing daily mountain operations including lift maintenance, staff training, guest and employee safety, snow removal (anything else).

“Shane comes with a wealth of experience within the Industry as a 3rd generation ski veteran,” said  Susan Seppi, Vice President of Operations for the Ranch. “He’s 26 years in the ski industry will be a great asset to the Granby Ranch team.” Before joining Granby Ranch, Matthews held positions as a lift operator, built ski lifts, groomed slopes and lift maintenance in resorts in Arizona, Oregon and Utah.

He and his family live in Granby, Co.

About Granby Ranch
Located just 90 minutes from Denver and just 15 minutes from Winter Park and the western entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park, Granby Ranch is not a typical mountain getaway. It’s a peaceful mountain retreat that allows people to be closer to the mountains. After connecting with nature, guests and residents connect with one another by gathering at the Grill or around the fire pit for drinks or s’mores. Granby Ranch delivers Colorado skiing for less than other mountain resorts and strongly appeals to families and empty nesters who can stay in a privately owned slope-side condo, townhome, cabin or luxury home rental on their Colorado mountain getaway. Year-round activities range from fishing and golfing to hiking, biking and skiing.

Wenda Houseman, V.P. Marketing & Sales at Granby Ranch,
Gaylene Ore, Ore Communications,

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