Andy Wirth is one of the most prominent entrepreneurs in Germany. He was born in Neubrucke, West Germany on July 25, 1963. He is a well-known philanthropist whose aim is to help the poor in the society in a bid eliminate poverty in the country. Andy Wirth attended Colorado University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science and later proceeded to Edinburgh University in Scotland. After school, he advanced to Steamboat Ski and Resort Corporation where he began his career and learned a lot about management as well as leadership skills.
He began his career at Steamboat Spring Resort where he served in different leadership and marketing positions. While serving in these posts, Andy learned the skills to lead and manage people as well as making solid strategies for a corporation. Andy Wirth was later appointed the Chief Marketing Officer and also the vice president of Intrawest which then acquired Steamboat in 2007. As a marketing director and the President, he ensured that all customers were satisfied with the services and also made sure that the corporation was well known all over the world due to high standards and professional ethics they depicted to the clients.
Currently, Andy Wirth is the CEO of Squaw Valley Ski Holding where he replaced former CEO Nancy Cushing. Immediately Andy Wirth took over; the company underwent a $ 70 million upgrade. He improved the mountain design and infrastructure and also renovated the culinary base. He also made changes to the base area facilities, lodgings and also the common areas which were funded by KSL Capital Partners. The improvements he made had an impact on the customers as they felt comfortable being in the company and became loyal which in turn resulted in increased profits.
On January 12, 2016, Andy Wirth was elected as the chairman of The Reno- Tahoe Regional Air Service Corporation which is responsible for promoting air services into Reno- Tahoe International Airport as well as identifying new ventures for additional flights. Upon his election, Andy Wirth has been focusing on the development of the airport and air services for the major communities and resorts from Colorado to Quebec.