Peak Resorts announces Management Promotions

By AlpineZone News |
Jun 19 2013 - 12:26 PM

Wildwood, MO – Peak Resorts, headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, is pleased to announce the promotions of three individuals from within the company; Josh Boyd, John Lowell and Brian Heon.
Josh Boyd has been promoted to President of Boston Mills, Brandywine and Alpine Valley Ski Area, all in Ohio. Boyd will be leaving the Mount Washington Valley area of New Hampshire soon in preparation to take over the operation of the three areas during the upcoming 2013-2014 season. Boyd has most recently served as the General Manager of Wildcat Mountain since 2011.

John Lowell has been promoted to President of Attitash Mountain Resort & Wildcat Mountain. Lowell will oversee the summer and winter operations of the two resorts in Northern New Hampshire. Lowell, a native of nearby Bridgton, Maine, has been the General Manager of Attitash Mountain Resort for the past two years.

Brian Heon has been named the new General Manager of Wildcat Mountain in New Hampshire. Heon has previously served as the Mount Snow Lift Operations Director for more than three years. Brian and his wife Megan are both from New England and will be moving their family of two daughters to North Conway, New Hampshire at the end of June.


Peak Resorts is defined by the passion, determination, and commitment of each of its resorts to family recreation, improvements in technology, and service. It currently owns and operates several U.S. ski resorts including: Alpine Valley (OH), Attitash (NH), Boston Mills (OH), Brandywine (OH), Crotched Mountain (NH), Hidden Valley (MO), Jack Frost (PA), Big Boulder (PA), Mad River Mountain (OH), Mount Snow (VT), Paoli Peaks (IN), Snow Creek (MO), and Wildcat Mountain (NH). For further information, please visit

Attitash Mountain Resort, located in the Mount Washington Valley of New Hampshire, has been ranked amongst the East’s top ten ski resorts for snow, grooming, weather, dining, après ski, off-hill activities and family programs by readers of SKI Magazine. Offering two distinct mountains, Attitash is known for its signature terrain parks, ski school & children’s programs, terrain variety, après entertainment, family value, and quality slopeside accommodations featuring the Attitash Grand Summit Hotel and Conference Center. Attitash Mountain Resort has also been offering summer fun in the Mount Washington Valley since 1976 with the original Alpine Slide, new Airbag Jump, year-round Mountain Coaster, Waterslides, Lift-Service Downhill Mountain Biking, Horseback Riding, and more. For further information, please visit or call 1-800-223 SNOW.

Wildcat Mountain, a year-round destination located within the White Mountain National Forest in Pinkham Notch, is home to New Hampshire’s most powerful quad summit chair lift and is renowned for its high summit elevation over 4,000 feet and greater than 2,100 vertical feet of skiing & riding; longest novice trail in the state; & proximity to Mt. Washington that contributes to 200 inches of snow and a long winter/spring season annually. Wildcat Mountain has consistently been rated #1Scenery and Top Ten in the East for Terrain, Challenge, Value, and Overall Satisfaction by readers of SKI Magazine. In addition to New Hampshire’s only ZipRider zip-line cable ride and the state’s highest scenic gondola in the summer & fall, Wildcat Mountain offers lift-serviced disc golf, hiking, weekly guided tours and outdoor interpretive programs with the Tin Mountain Conservation Center and Appalachian Mountain Club. For further information, please visit or call 1-888-SKI WILD.