• Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Destination Colorado Front Range Trade Show

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     

The annual Front Range Trade Show is the place where meeting and event planners and suppliers from around the state gather to network and book business. Destination Colorado’s 21st annual event happened on Dec. 6 at The Hangar at Stanley, located in Aurora’s Stanley Marketplace. 

Triple Creek Ranch in Darby, Montana, has named Molly Smith and Kristen Snavely co-general managers of the all-inclusive luxury property situated in the Bitterroot Valley. Smith is returning to Triple Creek Ranch after a brief hiatus. Previously serving as GM for four years after working her way up from pastry chef, she has since perfected her skills at The Inn at Hastings Park in Massachusetts, another Relais & Châteaux property. 

 

With meetings returning to normal as the COVID-19 pandemic levels out, outdoor mountain pursuits are finding more time on meeting agendas. Taking events outdoors not only boosts attendees’ comfort level as they ease back into in-person meetings, time spent in nature is proven to improve brain health and stimulate creative thinking as well.

We’ll be looking at this topic in-depth in the Spring/Summer 2022 issue of Mountain Meetings. Consider this as an introduction to some of the possibilities.  

 

So far, webcams and Zoom meetings have been an essential part of 2020. While digital options are functional placeholders for meetings, chatting with a coworker over Skype doesn’t always set up a team for success. Human connection is vital to team building, and hosting safe, small meetings is a great way to revitalize teams after months of working from home.