Vail Valley: Slifer Designs earns award for work at Aspen project |

Vail Valley: Slifer Designs earns award for work at Aspen project

Daily Staff Report
Vail, CO, Colorado

The American Resort Development Association gave one of the top hospitality industry honors to Slifer Designs, a Vail Valley-based company, at the group’s 2010 Awards Gala. Slifer Designs won in the New Resort Unit category for Dancing Bear Aspen, beating out three finalists for the Gold Award.

“Dancing Bear’s eclectic elegance makes it a very unique project, and we are honored to be recognized for this award,” said Frances Karsh, interior designer for Slifer Designs. “Our design team set out to create a distinctly different private residence club. The interiors set a new standard in our industry for combining unusual materials with luxurious furnishings.”

“It is thrilling to be chosen for this award by our peers,” said Yvonne Jacobs, President of Slifer Designs. “Our inspiration is the vacation homeowner – and knowing who our client is creates the driving factor in our selection process.

“The ARDA winner represents the ‘best of the best’ in the vacation ownership industry,” said Howard Nusbaum, president and CEO of American Resort Development Association. “Selected by their peers, they set an example of personal and professional excellence for us all.”

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