Vail is a positive and negative. They are doing so well and have so much business that they tend to put strain on the smaller near by resorts.
Sure, that's just how business works, but overcrowding, ability to hike up prices even more, and so forth occurs. Only reason Abasin is only part owned is because of the monopoly they would otherwise have over summit county.
I also know the employee experience is better for some other corporations and have heard some nasty things about the way things are run. But alternatively, I have some friends that do enjoy their jobs.