2013 Scholarship Day
SCHOLARSHIP DAY SETS RECORD FOR
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS WINTER SPORTS CLUB FUND!
SSWSC Celebrates 100th Anniversary During 2014 Olympic Year
More Than $840,000 Raised For SSWSC Scholarship Fund Since 1991/92
SSWSC's Executive Director Jim Boyne (middle) accepts Check for record breaking Scholarship day from Steamboat's Director of Skiing, Billy Kidd and Vice President of Skier Services, Jim Schneider.
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO-December 2, 2013-The Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation’s annual Scholarship Day raised a record $84,670 for the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club’s (SSWSC) Scholarship Fund from opening day ticket proceeds on Wednesday, November 27, 2013.
New Executive Director
Jim Boyne named Executive
Director of Steamboat Springs
Winter Sports Club
Steamboat Springs, CO - The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club (SSWSC) Board of Directors announced today they have selected Jim Boyne to serve as Executive Director effective October 21, 2013.
"I am honored to be joining the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club, an organization that has been committed to the mission of developing children through participation in winter sports for nearly 100 years. I look forward to working with the SSWSC and the Steamboat Springs community to continue to move the Club and its programs in a positive direction," said Boyne.
Boyne has announced his planned departure as President and Chief Operating Officer of Calamos Investments, a global investment firm based in Illinois, to join the SSWSC. He has a strong background in leadership, organizational and operations management, communications and marketing, strategic planning, and money management. Boyne holds a law degree from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, and a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Northern Illinois University.
Sarah Floyd will continue in her role as Interim Executive Director until Boyne officially starts on October 21. She will then reassume her role as SSWSC's Athletic Director, which she has held for the past 14 years. Floyd was named Interim Executive Director, June 20, 2013, when Rick DeVos announced he was stepping down as SSWSC Executive Director after 14 years.
"We're confident Jim's business and leadership talents will guide the Club into the future and enhance our strategic partnerships," said Bob Kuusinen, SSWSC Board President.
"I am extremely excited for Jim to join the SSWSC team. Jim brings a level of expertise that will support the Club and continue to provide exceptional opportunities for all of our athletes, families and staff," added Sarah Floyd, SSWSC Interim Executive Director and Athletic Director.
The Boyne family is very familiar with Steamboat Springs and the surrounding area spending time in the Yampa Valley for more than a dozen years. Jim, his wife and children are thrilled to make Steamboat Springs their permanent home.
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