Peak Resorts is a a well established and fairly stable owner and operator of smaller ski resorts that cater to day and overnight skiers.
The company was started in the early 1980's by the current CEO who was in the golf course business and wanted to find something to do in the winter months.
Peak has grown based on measured acquisition strategy. They buy properties and then use operational initiatives to increase margins.
Currently the company has 12 ski areas in the midwestern, north and south eastern US serving just under 2 . . .