The U.S. women’s alpine world cup at Killington Thanksgiving weekend promises to be a media spectacle attracting tourists and skiers from the northeast and beyond. According to event organizers the two-day competition is likely to draw thousands of people to the valley. It is the first World Cup in the northeast 25 years.That same weekend the first prong of a major marketing campaign designed to rebrand the region and reverse years of demographic decline will be unveiled. The website, Killingtonvalley.com is one small part of a multi-year effort that local business leaders, including the Rutland Economic Development Corporation and the Chamber of Commerce hope will attract young families to the area and debunk the myth that there are no jobs or opportunities in Rutland……..
Click on link above to read more.