Skico employees recognized for their hospitality
Ten members from Aspen Skiing Co.’s hospitality division, including two employees of Limelight Hotel Snowmass, were recognized during the Colorado Hotel and Lodging Association Stars of the Industry Awards held Nov. 30 in Denver.
Three employees won star awards and seven employees were nominated for awards.
The award-winners were Emily Alexander, director of events, The Little Nell; Phurba Sherpa, purchasing supervisor, The Little Nell; and Lexie Oeth, F&B manager, The Little Nell.
Nominees were Virginie Berron, PBX Operator, The Little Nell; Spencer Swanson, guest services agent, Limelight Hotel Snowmass; Rachel Wandzilak, PR manager, The Little Nell; Jason Wright, concierge, Residences at The Little Nell; Sam Axness, guest services supervisor, Limelight Hotel Aspen; Alejandra Flores, housekeeping manager, Limelight Hotel Snowmass, and Ivan Praget, restaurant supervisor, Limelight Hotel Aspen.
Tenants at the city’s oldest deed-restricted housing complex, Centennial Apartments, faced rent hikes as high as 30% in January that sent city, county, and APCHA officials into closed-door meetings with the relatively new landlord, Birge & Held.