East West Resorts Rebranding as East West Destination Hospitality

Colorado-based company kicking off 30th anniversary celebration with new look, more than $1.2 billion in real estate assets under management

. December 29, 2015

December 29, 2015 - East West Resorts is pleased to announce that it is officially rebranding to **East West Destination Hospitality.

Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2016, this new branding better reflects the company's dedication to managing condominiums, hotels, timeshare/fractional projects and luxury home rentals - plus urban resorts and planned communities - all in top destinations. Based in the Vail Valley, East West Destination Hospitality operates in Vail, Beaver Creek and Denver, Colorado; Charleston, South Carolina; Park City, Utah; and Lake Tahoe, California.

East West Destination Hospitality currently manages 65 homeowner associations for more than 13,000 individual owners. With more than $1.2 billion in assets under management, the company prides itself on providing expertise in real estate and property management and the highest levels of customer service.

East West Destination Hospitality worked with global marketing firm MMGY to create the new branding and logo.

“We wanted to create a fresh, modern take on our established identity and try to unify our service offerings into a more cohesive family of brands,” said East West Destination Hospitality CEO and co-founder Ross Bowker. “MMGY skillfully captured our company's values, promise, experience and voice.”

Over the next few weeks and months, East West Destination Hospitality will roll out its new name and logo with a refreshed website, signage and marketing collateral. For more information, please visit www.eastwestdestinationhospitality.com.

In the Vail Valley, East West Destination Hospitality actively manages more than 2,500 units, including the Ascent in Avon, the Vail Spa and The Wren in Vail and the Poste Montane Lodge and the Highlands in Beaver Creek. It has managed the Park Hyatt Beaver Creek hotel association since 1989. In 2008, East West Partners developed Avon's award-winning Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa, which East West Destination Hospitality has managed since opening. The Luxury Home Rental division provides elite vacation home rental services, representing 30 of the most prestigious homes in the Vail Valley.

East West Destination Hospitality also created and currently manages three award-winning spas and fitness facilities, including Allegria Spa & Fitness Club at the Park Hyatt and Spa Anjali at The Westin Riverfront.

East West's expertise in association and property management extends to planning, budgeting and overseeing major capital projects on existing properties, including upcoming renovations of Beaver Creek's Highlands Slopeside and the Vail Spa in 2016.

East West Destination Hospitality also manages several large-scale master communities in the Vail Valley, including 87 exclusive estate homes at Mountain Star and the 1,900-acre Eagle Ranch.

In Lake Tahoe, East West Destination Hospitality offers a variety of North Lake Tahoe vacation rentals, including luxury residences in The Village at Northstar and at Old Greenwood, which features a Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course and 200 whole and fractionally-owned residences.

In Denver, East West Urban Management specializes in homeowner association management, property leasing and maintenance, concierge services and commercial management for the Landmark development and in the rapidly expanding Riverfront Park and Denver Union Station neighborhoods, including the new Triangle Building and the Glass House.

East West Destination Hospitality is also responsible for several condominium and urban planning projects in Charleston, including Tides and the One Vendue Range waterfront development.

“East West Destination Hospitality is dedicated to protecting long-term property values through hands-on involvement and the highest levels of customer service,” said East West Destination Hospitality Managing Partner Peter Dann. “We deliver genuine hospitality by sharing the places that we love and know best, allowing guests to truly experience our destinations.”

East West Destination Hospitality employs approximately 900 people, including more than 700 people in the Vail Valley. The company is dedicated to supporting its employees' health and well-being through the innovative Mountains of Wellness program, which includes perks like quarterly wellness trainings, weekly health tips and recipes, biometric health screenings and counseling sessions in various areas, including depression, parenting, legal issues and family assistance.

East West Destination Hospitality has been long-committed to being an environmental leader. A number of its managed properties - including The Ascent, Eagle Point, Eye Pieces, Falcon Point and The Wren - have been certified by the Vail Valley's Actively Green program, a partnership with the global non-profit Sustainable Travel. The Westin Riverfront was Colorado's first resort to achieve LEED Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. The Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment also recently honored East West Destination Hospitality and the Poste Montane Lodge as Gold Leaders in its 2015 Environmental Leadership Awards. Falcon Point and The Westin Riverfront were honored as Bronze Achievers.

For more information on East West Destination Hospitality, please visit www.eastwestdestinationhospitality.com or call 970.763.7126.

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Julie Dunn
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303-522-2659

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