For Immediate Release


Historic Park City Alliance Announces New Executive Director

Park City, UT (September 21, 2016) The Historic Park City Alliances announces the appointment of Michael Barille as Executive Director.

“Barille’s experience, involvement in the community, and existing relationships combined with his background in planning align closely with the organization’s goals,” says Sandra Morrison, Board President for the Historic Park City Alliance. “The Board of Directors feels Barille is ideally suited to lead the organization forward.”

“In my nearly 20 years in Park City, I’ve been involved in a number of professional and philanthropic projects that have provided me with a unique perspective on the nuances of the Park City community and the challenges and opportunities that are part of operating a business in the historic downtown area. I hope to continue to progress and refine the role the Historic Park City Alliance has created for itself in recent years as a collaborative partner and as a source of positive energy in helping to drive the economic engine of the community forward in ways that advance the needs of locals, visitors, and business owners.” says Michael Barille. “I look forward to advancing the goals of the organization and continuing to further refine the mission of the Historic Park City Alliance to adapt to the changing needs of its members and the community we serve.”

The mission of the Historic Park City Alliance is to promote, enhance and encourage an atmosphere that is beneficial to the businesses of Historic Park City and the community while informing and building consensus among property owners, merchants, and governmental agencies.

Barille’s appointment follows the resignation of Alison Kuhlow as the organization’s Executive Director. Kuhlow served as Executive Director for six and a half years. She was recently named Vice President of Member Services for the Park City Chamber/Bureau.

Barille’s leadership of the organization is effective immediately.


Media Contact:*

Meisha Ross


*Media Note: Mr. Barille will be available for interviews beginning Wednesday, September 28, 2016. Interviews can be coordinated through Lisa Phinney, or 435-640-1967.

About Historic Park City: The Main Attraction 

With a thriving business district that boasts more than 250 shops, lodges, restaurants, resort and cultural activities, art galleries and signature events, it's no doubt that Historic Park City is "The Main Attraction." 

The Historic Park City Alliance (HPCA) is dedicated to promoting Park City's Main Street and surrounding area as a viable, vital and dynamic place to live, work and play while also encouraging business development and enhancing activities that benefit the district.

Nestled in the valley bordered by Deer Valley Resort on one side and ski in, ski out access to Park City Mountain Resort on the other, it is the heart and soul of our mountain town and the epicenter of all that is fun and spontaneous. Historic Park City serves as the backdrop to Park City's annual marquee events including the Sundance Film Festival, Park City Arts Festival, Park City Food & Wine Classic and Savor the Summit. Favorite locals' activities on Main Street include the Park Silly Sunday Market and Friday Night Gallery Stroll.



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