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Vail Local Marketing District Advisory Council

The Town of Vail is seeking qualified applicants to fill four openings on the Vail Local Marketing District Advisory Council (VLMDAC); all are two-year terms beginning Jan. 1, 2021 and expiring Dec. 31, 2022. Applications are due 5 p.m. Dec. 4. 

The 9-member Vail Local Marketing District Advisory Council meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 8:30am. If you'd like to attend please email to be added to the distribution list.

This volunteer board is responsible for making recommendations to the Vail Town Council, which serves as the Vail Local Marketing District Board, for summer and shoulder season marketing programs funded by a 1.4 percent Vail lodging tax.

Anyone interested in serving on the Advisory Council must be an owner of real property or taxable personal property in Vail. Corporations or entities that own property within the Town of Vail may forward a designee from their corporation or entity to be considered on the Advisory Council.

VLMDAC Members:

Board Member Term Expires
Beth Slifer, Slifer Designs (Chair) 12/20
Laurie Mullen, West Vail Liquor Mart (Vice Chair) 12/22
Esmarie Faessler, Sonnenalp Resort of Vail 12/20
Jenn Bruno, Luca Bruno (Vail Town Council) 12/20
Dave Chapin (Vail Town Council - Alternate) 12/20
Amy Moser Harrison, Four Seasons Resort and Residences Vail 12/22
Erica Cannava, Manor Vail Lodge 12/22
Skip Thurnauer, Marketing Professional (Treasurer)
Jana Morgan, Sweet Basil & Mountain Standard


Contact Info

Mia Vlaar
Economic Development Director

Liz Gladitsch
Economic Development Specialist