Meet the Team
This $600 million development is a collaboration among three renowned Colorado-based mountain resort pioneers: East West Partners, Aspen Skiing Company and KSL Capital Partners. Together with our architect, construction and design teams, and the town of Snowmass, we’re bringing this engaging and vibrant community to life through a thoughtful and personalized approach to planning and design.
Meet the Development Team
The completion of Base Village, 50 years in the making, is a game changer for Snowmass. The vision comes from the East West Partners development team, all of whom are proud and humbled to be part of finally delivering the dynamic Base Village this world-famous resort has always deserved.
The developer of Snowmass Base Village, East West has over 30 years of experience in creating dynamic mountain resort and urban communities. Considered the nation’s premier mountain resort developer, East West’s portfolio includes prior projects throughout Vail, Beaver Creek and Breckenridge, CO, as well as Lake Tahoe, CA, and Deer Valley, UT.
Aspen Skiing Company owns and operates the four mountains of Aspen Snowmass Resort—Snowmass, Aspen Highlands, Aspen Mountain and Buttermilk—as well as hospitality properties including The Little Nell, Residences at The Little Nell, Limelight Aspen and Limelight Ketchum in Ketchum, ID. ASC has become a fixture in the luxury boutique hotel scene and owns and operates numerous retail and rental locations.
Denver-based KSL Capital Partners is a multibillion-dollar private equity firm that invests exclusively in travel and leisure businesses across the world and serves as a major equity investor in the entire Base Village project. KSL executives have deep experience in ski resort operations and development, and together with Aspen Ski Co, they have recently partnered to aggregate some of the country’s premier ski resorts under one company.