Put your Community on the Map

Meet Amy

"It is not the ship so much as the skillful sailing that assures the prosperous voyage."

Biography

A 25-year marketing and advertising professional in Colorado’s Vail Valley, Amy L Cassidy most recently served as the Marketing & Events Director for the town of Eagle, located 30 miles west of the resorts of Vail and Beaver Creek. In addition to soliciting and managing events to drive overnight visitation to Eagle, she was responsible for developing and marketing the town of Eagle as a recreation based tourism destination. Amy consults on a variety of trails, open space and outdoor recreation projects, intended to improve quality of life and encourage economic vitality. An accomplished writer and editor, Amy has also published the official destination guides for the Vail Valley, Copper Mountain, Town of Frisco and Colorado Mountain Express. In 2016, Amy was recognized by the Vail Valley Partnership, the valley-wide chamber and business association, as the 2015 Tourism Professional of the Year for her efforts to drive tourism and economic development in Eagle and the Vail Valley. She also serves on the Vail Valley Partnership's Economic Development Advisory Council and is a founding board member of Vail Valley Trail Connection.

Tourism Professional of the Year

Trails & Outdoor Recreation

Consultant and project manager for initiatives that improve quality of life and encourage economic vitality.

Destination Marketing

Be properly positioned to take full advantage of the rapid influx of new residents and visitors in Colorado and the west.

Community Development

Strengthen your community by identifying opportunities and challenges and working together to create successful solutions.

Community Relations

Foster relationships with stakeholders in your community to advance your goals and initiatives.

Community Outreach

Connect your ideas and goals to the people in your community who can help achieve them.

Communications & Public Relations

Sometimes a project or initiative needs an extra boost to gain understanding and garner support.

People are saying...

“Amy Cassidy is arguably one of the best community branders and marketers in the western United States. She is meticulous in her approach and well respected among her peers, media and in the outdoor recreation destination space.”


Jens Werner, Partner - ReComm Global, LLC
Amy J Cassidy, Community Development, Destination Marketing, Tourism Marketing
2017-02-06T17:40:13+00:00
“Amy Cassidy is arguably one of the best community branders and marketers in the western United States. She is meticulous in her approach and well respected among her peers, media and in the outdoor recreation destination space.”Jens Werner, Partner - ReComm Global, LLC

“The town of Eagle needed a true steward and Amy Cassidy went above and beyond to promote the economic development of our town through her exceptional marketing strategies and strong personal and professional relationships.”


PJ Berg, Director of Staff Development & Business Integrations, Roadhouse Hospitality Group
Community Coordinator, simpatiCOworking

Amy J Cassidy, Community Development, Destination Marketing, Tourism Marketing
2017-02-07T01:22:28+00:00
“The town of Eagle needed a true steward and Amy Cassidy went above and beyond to promote the economic development of our town through her exceptional marketing strategies and strong personal and professional relationships.” PJ Berg, Director of Staff Development & Business Integrations, Roadhouse Hospitality Group Community Coordinator, simpatiCOworking

"Amy's leadership, professionalism and dedication are impressive. She will deliver, and her creative approach to whatever challenge she is faced with sets her apart."


Yuri Kostick, former Mayor, Town of Eagle | Owner, Vail Green Building Company

Amy J Cassidy, Community Development, Destination Marketing, Tourism Marketing
2017-02-07T01:33:24+00:00
"Amy's leadership, professionalism and dedication are impressive. She will deliver, and her creative approach to whatever challenge she is faced with sets her apart." Yuri Kostick, former Mayor, Town of Eagle | Owner, Vail Green Building Company

"I worked with Amy Cassidy while she was with the town of Eagle. I can honestly say she helped put Eagle on the map as a mountainbiking town and a tourist destination. Her efforts at the town of Eagle had a direct impact on an increase in overnight visitors and sales tax revenues. On top of that she is pretty RAD!"


Lonnie Leto, General Manager, AmericInn Lodge and Suites

Amy J Cassidy, Community Development, Destination Marketing, Tourism Marketing
2017-02-07T01:30:20+00:00
"I worked with Amy Cassidy while she was with the town of Eagle. I can honestly say she helped put Eagle on the map as a mountainbiking town and a tourist destination. Her efforts at the town of Eagle had a direct impact on an increase in overnight visitors and sales tax revenues. On top of that she is pretty RAD!" Lonnie Leto, General Manager, AmericInn Lodge and Suites

"Amy’s innovative, enterprising talents and her commitment to successfully providing a win-win for both visitors and the local community proved integral to the success of our events year after year."


Kate Rau, Executive Director, Colorado High School Cycling League
Amy J Cassidy, Community Development, Destination Marketing, Tourism Marketing
2017-02-07T01:23:55+00:00
"Amy’s innovative, enterprising talents and her commitment to successfully providing a win-win for both visitors and the local community proved integral to the success of our events year after year." Kate Rau, Executive Director, Colorado High School Cycling League

"I've had the pleasure of witnessing Amy's effectiveness first-hand as we've worked together on several projects over the past few years.  Whip-smart and quick to act, Amy gets things done."


Matt Thompson, Managing Partner, Momentum Trail Concepts

Amy J Cassidy, Community Development, Destination Marketing, Tourism Marketing
2017-02-07T01:31:38+00:00
"I've had the pleasure of witnessing Amy's effectiveness first-hand as we've worked together on several projects over the past few years.  Whip-smart and quick to act, Amy gets things done." Matt Thompson, Managing Partner, Momentum Trail Concepts

“Amy is not afraid to knock on doors and do whatever it takes to rally community support for a project or initiative.”


 

Dominic F. Mauriello, AICP, Principal, Mauriello Planning Group, LLC

Amy J Cassidy, Community Development, Destination Marketing, Tourism Marketing
2017-02-07T01:25:39+00:00
“Amy is not afraid to knock on doors and do whatever it takes to rally community support for a project or initiative.”   Dominic F. Mauriello, AICP, Principal, Mauriello Planning Group, LLC

 

CONTACT

Amy L. Cassidy
970.390.5612
Amy@AmyLCassidy.com
PO Box 4313 | Eagle CO 81631