Arcadia started the summit five years ago with closer to 40 participants after noticing how quickly business deals get done when the two parties, who often keep opposite schedules, are in the same room at the same time.“One of the top trends nationwide is local sourcing.

People want to eat food grown by farmers in their immediate area,” Hess said.

We also don’t confine you to the standard 3 minute exchange.

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Imagine meeting other locals, who already share common interests with you.

With speed dating with our company, that becomes your reality.

We prescreen everyone who becomes a member, and instead of organizing a free for all dating event, we match up likely candidates and host a special speed dating event just for them.

Now instead of meeting random people, you’re meeting people who share common interests, similar convictions, and who are age-appropriate matches for you.

Afton Alps is collaborating with LUMA Luxury Matchmaking for this unique—and possibly life-changing—speed dating event.

LUMA will match compatible love-seekers with others in your preferred age category, and the two of you will jump on a chairlift and get acquainted on the ride up the mountain.

Attendees will have the opportunity to sit at three different tables for an in-depth discussion.

The session will end with each expert reporting out on their discussions so that attendees have the opportunity to be exposed to all topics.

Rooms will be available at the group rate until June 1, or until the block is sold out, whichever comes first.

Don't delay in making your hotel reservations, rooms sell out quickly for ARDA meetings.

Resort Management Forum This interactive session will consist of round-table topical discussions led by industry professionals who have a specialized focus/expertise in that topic.