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A Quick Timeline of Vail’s Crazy Wedding Ring Story Full of Marketing Goodness & Amazing Coincidences

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GREGG
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Here’s the story. Vail found a wedding ring. So they asked the social sphere if they could help find the owner.

Local news outlets, seeing a good story, jumped on board:

Another tweet the next day, but still no luck:

Until, over a week later, they found the owner:

And, again, news outlets saw a story:

And off it went:

9NEWS – Wedding ring lost at Vail returned after 5 years
http://www.9news.com/story/life/ 2014/07/29/vail-wedding-ring- found-sourdough-express-lift/13329123/

Denver Post – Wedding ring found under Vail lift reunited with one lucky man
http://www.denverpost.com/ news/ci_26288104/wedding-ring- found-under-vail-lift-reunited-one

ABC News – Lost Wedding Ring Discovered Five Years Later Under Vail Ski Lift
http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/ lost-wedding-ring-discovered-years- vail-ski-lift/story?id=24888770


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7NEWS – That wedding ring found under a ski lift in Vail? It was lost 5 yrs ago by David Brenner
http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/ mountains/that-wedding-ring-found-under- a-ski-lift-in-vail-it-was-lost- 5-yrs-ago-by-david-brenner

The Weather Channel – Wedding Ring Lost at Vail, Colorado Ski Resort Returned to Owner
http://www.weather.com/news/wedding -ring-lost-david-brenner-found-vail- colorado-resort-20140814

And the list goes on and on and on…

Sound familiar, doesn’t it? Vail’s Marketing Director is Davy Ratchford, the same Davy Ratchford that was the Marketing Director at Northstar when they found Marsh Mellow exactly TWO YEARS TO THE DAY before the owner of the lost wedding ring was found.

I knew Davy was good, but this is ridiculous.


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