Briefs Oct. 27-30, 2007 |

Briefs Oct. 27-30, 2007


Deer Valley hosts Halloween blood drive

Employees of Deer Valley

Resort will host their fourth annual

"Transylvania Tea Party" blood drive

on Halloween. The Transylvania

Tea Party Blood Drive is the creation

of Deer Valley staffers who wanted to

help local health care facilities augment their

blood supplies. Members of the

public are also invited to donate blood.

The blood drive will take

place Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 10 a.m. to

6 p.m. in the 2002 Room, located on

the main level of Snow Park Lodge.

Walk-ins will be accepted, but

because of the popularity of the event,

Deer Valley organizers encourage

donors to make an appointment. Light

refreshments will be provided. Donors

must come to the blood drive with

a photo ID, be 18 or older and weigh

at least 110 pounds. To find out if you

are eligible to give blood, visit

the ARUP Blood Services Website at For more

information or

to schedule an appointment,

contact Erin Grady at 1-800-424-

3337, 645-6522 or visit

Powdr Corp. hires Kenny Lentz

Powdr Corp. recently named Kenny Lentz the new director of information technology and services. Lentz will assume his corporate role immediately. He continues to direct technology services at the company’s flagship ski resort, Park City Mountain Resort.

Senior Vice President and CFO for Powdr Corp., Richard DesVaux, says Lentz "has proven himself to be a leader in the information technology arena, not only through his work at our existing properties, but most recently during the acquisition of Killington." DesVaux says, in his new assignment, Lentz will manage Powdr’s technology partnerships and assist in defining Powdr Corp.’s strategic technology initiatives, including enterprise infrastructure, eCommerce development, information technology operations and network management.

Recycle Utah sponsors bilingual


Recycle Utah and the Park

City Lodging Association will sponsor

a training program for customer service, housekeeping, restaurant and

maintenance staff on Tuesday,

Oct. 30, at the Park City Peaks Hotel.

The training will explain the proper disposal of hazardous materials and recyclables. The sessions are less than 60 minutes long and are designed for the service staff of hotels, property-management companies, restaurants, resorts and other businesses in Park City.

Session I will be held in English at 9 a.m.; Session II will be held in Spanish at 1:30 p.m. The cost is $10 per employee. Those attendees not sponsored by an employer are welcome to attend free of charge.

To register, contact Recycle Utah at 649-9698, email or visit

Utah Women’s Democratic Club luncheon

The Utah Women’s Democratic Club luncheon will present guest speaker Rebecca Walsh, columnist for The

Salt Lake Tribune, on Saturday,

Nov. 3, at 11:30 a.m.

The luncheon will be held at Olio’s Restaurant at the Sheraton City Centre, 150 West 500 South in Salt Lake City.

The cost is $17 at the door.

For details or to register, call 801-250-6613, e-mail or visit .

The Utah Women’s Democratic Club

was established in 1896 and is the oldest Women’s Democratic Club

in the United States.

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