Business & Industry
The recreation, tourism, real estate and hospitality industries fuel the economy of the Vail Valley. However, other economic areas continue to grow; more and more businesses that support the year-round residential communities continue to open and flourish in Vail Valley. Leading employers in the area include Eagle County, Town of Vail, Vail Resorts and the Vail Valley Medical Center.
The towns of Vail Valley all house a variety of professional businesses, medical offices and service professionals. Avon is the location of the corporate headquarters of Vail Resorts and of such major name retailers as Super Wal-Mart, The Home Depot, Pier 1 Imports and Office Depot. Administrative offices for the Eagle County School District, the U.S. Forest Service, the Colorado Division of Wildlife, and Eagle County Government are located in Eagle.
The Vail Valley Chamber & Tourism Bureau (VVCTB) is dedicated to improving the conditions for business success. With over 1,000 partner businesses, the VVCTB represents all segments of the Vail Valley business community. The VVCTB creates economic vitality in the community through regional collaboration among stakeholders, by attracting and retaining customers and by partnering with area businesses to enhance their level of success.