Vail Purchases Internet and Web Design Companies


Vail, CO, Oct. 26--Vail Resorts, Inc. announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase VailNet and Internetworks, local companies that provide Internet access and Website design and hosting services. VailNet provides Internet access to 5,600 users in Eagle, Summit and Pitkin counties and Internetworks provides information on Vail Valley and Summit County with 300 local clients linked under the domain names, and

In effect, the purchase will allow Vail Resorts to pull together the ski areas, local businesses and local communities onto a one-stop shopping/information site at, Vail's flagship Website.

The two companies will operate as independent businesses within Vail Resorts.