Ski and Snowboard Mechanics Workshops Are Filling Up; Discovery Mountain, MT, Workshops Next Week Have a Few Spaces Left – Register Now!

The Ski & Snowboard Mechanics Workshops will complete their training programs at Copper Mountain by the end of the week, and will head off to Discovery Ski Area in Montana for two days of hands-on training for binding mechanics (Oct 12) and ski and snowboard tuners (Oct 13). The staff reports...

Topics: Retailing

Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement Has Been Reached, Benefitting SIA Members with Reductions in Trade Barriers


Retail Preparedness – EVM Liability Shift and Inventory Management Guidelines.

I sat down with Scott Smith, the Director of Operations at SIA member company Management One, to get his take on the new credit card processing requirements and inventory shop management.

Topics: Retail, Industry + Intelligence, B2B

Incoming President Nick Sargent on his Path to SIA: From Hiking Stowe as a Grom to Helping Connect People With the Industry and Protecting the Future of Snow Sports

Incoming President Nick Sargent has been in our McLean offices for about a month now, and we’ve really enjoyed getting to know him while learning about his history and hearing about his vision. Now that we’ve settled into this transitional period at SIA, we thought it was a good time to sit down...

Topics: Snow Sports Industry

SKI Magazine Presents The Snow Report Show with Halley O'Brien

Where funny meets informative every other week, all season long.

Want to know how much it snowed at your favorite resort? Keep movin’. Want a funny, informative view of resorts, events, and happenings in the ski industry? You’re in the right place.

Topics: Skiing, Snow Sports Industry

Call for Leadership Award Nominations: Outdoor Industries Women’s Coalition to Honor Outstanding Women Leaders in the Outdoor & Snow Industries

The Outdoor Industries Women’s Coalition (OIWC) is pleased to announce the annual call for nominations for its Pioneering Woman Award and First Ascent Award in the outdoor and snow industries. These prestigious awards were established by OIWC to recognize the remarkable impact women have had in...

Topics: Snow Sports Industry

GoPro Shines a Light on NonProfits

GoPro has announced exciting plans to help organizations reach their goals. Plus: The discussion about online harassment reaches a national audience.

In a world of viral videos and short-lived internet content, the pressure to share new, engaging stories can be a burden for nonprofits. Because...

Topics: SIA Member

DIY Wednesday: Painterly Expressions

With the change of seasons, now is a great time to update interior or exterior walls or give a boost to your front door with a bright splash of color.

Topics: Retailing, Merchandising

Stakeholders Meeting Brings Key Industry Players Together to Discuss Buy/Sell Cycle Challenges and Opportunities

The SIA Stakeholders Meeting took place in Denver, September 15 and 16, bringing a diverse group of industry leaders together to discuss the timing of the buy/sell cycle and to facilitate understanding between all facets of the industry. The overall purpose of the meeting was to get all sides of...

Topics: SIA Member, Snow Sports Industry

Your Industry, Your Community, Your Show: #SIA16 Registration is Officially Open!


Early snow is falling and the season is ramping up – that means The 2016 SIA Snow Show is just around the corner! The 2016 SIA Snow Show (#SIA16), January 28 – 31, 2015, is the only member-owned, industry-inspired gathering of snow sports brands, reps and retailers. It’s your Show...

Topics: SIA Snow Show



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