Staff

Executive Director of Sales and Marketing

Craig Marshall is the Executive Director of Sales & Marketing for the World Pro Ski Tour. Craig grew up at Sugarloaf, Maine and ski raced while at Carrabassett Valley Academy and at the NCAA Division I level for Colby College. He moved to Portland, Maine in August of 2015 and still lives there while running the WPST. Craig works part time as a youth ski race coach in addition to playing golf and squash.

President

Ed Rogers is a legend in the skiing world following his twenty-year run as the director of a regional pro Tour starting in 1976 that grew to become the World Pro Ski Tour until 1998. Ed has been working to bring back the pro tour ever since and is now the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the WPST. He resides in Bath, ME where he owns and operates a restaurant in downtown Bath called JR Maxwell’s. He is very active in the local community, working to drive tourism and economic activity while still finding time to sail.

Event Director

Barrett Stein resides in Idaho after working at the Tamarack Ski Resort this past winter to launch a youth ski race program there. Barrett has a long tradition of organizing and executing ski races and will act as Event Director. He grew up ski racing at Buck Hill in Minnesota, also where he launched his coaching career. He spent fifteen years in Telluride and Aspen as a program director and race coordinator. He is passionate about the WPST dual format and is excited to help bring this event, which is geared to spectators, back into ski racing. Besides skiing Barrett loves to golf and ride anything with two wheels.

Equipment Director

John Jacobs lives in Glens Falls, NY where he runs the world famous Reliable Racing Supply, a company that was started by his parents in 1969. His experience in pro tour skiing runs back to the days of Bob Beattie and he stayed involved through the 1980’s and 90’s. John still enjoys skiing and sailing. John will serve as an essential asset in the equipment and supply department.

Sponsorship Activation Specialist

Kevin Clarke is a former athlete and employee of pro tours in the 1970’s-90’s. Kevin works for the Martignetti Companies, which distribute and sell liquor across Maine and Massachusetts. He will serve in an advisory and support role primarily in liquor and beer sponsorship activation as this has been his expertise throughout the ski tours and in his current career. He lives in Fryeburg, ME and loves to go fast- on skis in the winter and in anything on wheels in the summer.