Education is a fundamental component of a strong community. The Vail Centre is partnering with Stanford and Dartmouth to bring programs to the Valley to help teachers and administrators respond to the unique educational challenges within Eagle County. These customized certificate courses will help advance education and create a new level of success for students in Eagle County.
To encourage the development of successful start-ups and create resilient small businesses, the Vail Centre is partnering with the University of Colorado Leeds School of Business and the Colorado Small Business Development Center to provide workshops and mentoring programs in Eagle County. The Vail Centre also provides coworking facilities with a cost-effective office environment that enhances networking opportunities and enable small businesses to thrive.
For the hospitality industry, the Vail Centre is enhancing careers by offering professional development programs from Cornell University and as a result will reduce the high turnover rate in hospitality.
The Vail Centre is providing leadership training through the Community Leadership Academy to engage government employees and as a result develop the innate talent of these individuals increasing the management talent pool for government jobs in the Vail Valley.
Nonprofits provide substantial growth opportunities for employment in the Vail Valley. In order for nonprofits to expand and be successful, the Vail Centre is partnering with Duke University and bringing courses to the area to implement efficiencies and ensure long-term sustainability.