Ober Gatlinburg’s Terrain Park Manager nominated for Ski Area Management Magazine’s Top Ten 20-Somethings

We’re Proud to announce that Greg Gavrilets, Ober Gatlinburg Terrain Park Manager, has been nominated for the Ski Area Management Magazine’s annual collection of ten “20-somethings who are making a difference and leading by example” in the ski industry.  Vote for Greg!



Age: 26

Education: B.A. Economics, University of Tennessee; M.B.A., University of Tennessee

First job in industry: Ski patrol

Six-word bio: Passionate, hard-working, enthusiastic skier.

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 “Greg is a high capacity individual with a seemingly insatiable desire to excel in everything he does. He is a Level 1 PSIA member who is pursuing his Level 2 Certification. Currently, as Terrain Park Manager, he attends Cutter’s Camp each spring, developing grooming skills for the constant progression of our terrain park offerings, in addition to introducing terrain based learning features. He works with corporate sponsors for assistance in special events and is responsible for social media specific to terrain park activities. In the past two years, he has written for and received a grant from HKD, helped develop a new ski slope, and is working on updating our slope lighting, all aimed at making us more energy efficient. His passion for skiing along with his education ensures he will continue to make a difference in the Snow Sports Industry for years to come.”

-Rick Claude, Director of Operations at Ober Gatlinburg