Sun Valley Resort news: New Sales Director named, Bald Mountain passes on sale

Posted By: The Ski Channel on July 14, 2010 2:36 pm

Brent Gillete named Director of Sales

Brent Gillette, senior sales executive for Sun Valley Resort, has been promoted to Director of Sales, Tim Silva, Sun Valley Resort General Manager, recently announced.

Gillette started with Sun Valley Resort in 1981 and began his sales career in 1991 when he served as Idaho sales representative. He then became senior sales executive 10 years later in 2001.

“I am looking forward to this opportunity. I think Sun Valley has more diversified amenities than any resort in the West, positioning us to attract new group business and national events – and at the same time continue to maintain our loyal returning clientele,” Gillette said.

The new Director of Sales will supervise Sun Valley’s team of four full-time sales executives who collectively share nearly 40 years of sales experience for the resort. “I am confident Mr. Gillette will provide the sales leadership and experience necessary to position us advantageously as we move forward,” Silva said.


Bald Mountain passes on sale

The 75th year of Bald Mountain ski passes are on sale this July at $1499, before passes will jump to $1699 on August 1st. For those severe procrastinators, they will further increase to $1899 on November 20, 2010.

This pass, the Sun+ pass, loaded with added value at $1599 and all other 75th winter season passes are heavily discounted through the month of July.

Passes are available for purchase online at, at the River Run Ticket office or at the Sun Valley Recreation office in Sun Valley Village. For more details please call 208-622-6136.