Strong senior leadership is required during times of rapid growth to maintain a clear vision and navigate through turbulence that could spike turnover or a distancing from core company values.
In the idiosyncratic ski resort business—uniquely vulnerable to the whims of Mother Nature—size really matters. This is a challenge the CEO of Alterra Mountain Co. knows all too well, as the company runs 12 ski properties and works with 14 resort partners.
CEOs can’t get caught up in the exhilaration of growth of their company; avoid these common pitfalls and ensure you stay on the right track.
Robert Chapman heads one of America’s most acquisitive companies, and even after 100 purchases, the CEO of Barry-Wehmiller has no intention of slowing down.