Highstyle Profile

Highstyle Profile

A legacy to hang your hat on

Mention the name Myles Rademan around town and you’ll hear a handful of different memories, achievements, and stories. A resident of Park City for over three decades, Myles founded Leadership Park City, a program that has fostered many movers and shakers in the community that is now in its 28th year. From 1989 to 2002,
Read More ›

Highstyle Profile

A gateway to opportunity

It all started in the winter of 2003, when Marcela Cubas, a 20-year-old student at the University of Lima in Peru, was approached by her friends to spend a summer (Utah’s winter) in Park City working at the ski resort. At first, Marcela wasn’t so sure. The new adventure was appealing, but so was enjoying
Read More ›

Highstyle Profile

A Park City smokejumper’s story

David Telian loved his job as a wildland firefighter. It had been his reality every summer since he graduated from high school in 2005. A confessed thrill-seeker who “can’t stand two days exactly the same,” he was tailor-made for the job. Growing up in a small, California mountain town near Yosemite National Park, he’d always
Read More ›

Highstyle Profile

Jill Orschel makes her mark on the Park City film community

Since its founding in 1978, the Sundance Film Festival has been inextricably linked to both Park City and the ethos of independent film. However, as many a Parkite will tell you, there’s much more to Park City’s love for all things film than the famed winter celeb-fest — from the Park City Film Series (now
Read More ›

Highstyle Profile

Legendary Park City ski coach Dar Hendrickson’s take on mentoring young people

During his 40-plus years in Park City, Dar Hendrickson has become a household name for dozens, if not hundreds, of families. The prolific ski coach came to Park City in 1979 from his home state of Michigan, where he was a Northern Michigan University ski team member. “I moved here to be on the Park
Read More ›

Highstyle Profile

Beantown transplant now a proud Parkite

John Wells was ready for change when he left Boston for Park City in 2010. He had forged a very successful career in high tech, good enough to declare himself “officially relaxed” 20 years ago. It’s his euphemism for “retired,” a word he eschews. With time on his hands, he started by immersing himself in
Read More ›

Highstyle Profile

A sense of belonging in Park City, Utah

A few decades ago, two 20-somethings fresh out of college bumped into the friends of a friend on Main Street. “Go get your bikes,” one cheerfully called out. That fateful afternoon spent on single track turned into marriage, family, and roots for Lynn Ware Peek and Bob Peek. In many ways, they embody the very
Read More ›

Highstyle Profile

Actor Logan Pierce finds hope and a fresh start in Park City

Logan Pierce is one of those people who has the drive and commitment to turn his dreams into reality. When roadblocks and hardships come, he turns toward hope, believing that good things will come. His story is proof of that. Logan was adopted into a Latter-day Saint family as an infant and spent his early
Read More ›

Highstyle Profile

Meet the newest CEO of Park City’s Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau

Flavor is a matter of taste, to state the obvious. Some like it hot, others not so much. There are successful recipes in every aspect of life, including those for tourist and resort towns. And when it comes to business, Jennifer Wesselhoff is the newest spice to be added to Park City’s recipe. She was
Read More ›

Highstyle Profile

The Mary Poppins of Park City

Katrina Kmak bubbles with enthusiasm, a quality that makes her the perfect youth services librarian. She sees her role as embodying two essential needs — the first is to connect with people and the second is to educate Park City’s young community. Before Katrina found Park City, she lived a life of traveling and acting.
Read More ›