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 VAIL. Colo. - - Jerry Berg of™, known in the ski world as Bergie, has recently been hired as the Golden Peak Training Product Manager. 

"Jerry Berg is the model of what today's Professional Ski Instructor needs to be. Words that get tossed around a lot these days in instructor training is, 'Teach from the Heart.' I think Bergie takes those key words to the next level and daily lives the profession in his heart," says selector Joe Webster.
Bergie is a former instructor at Lionshead and former PSIA demonstration team member, and is currently the PSIA-RM Ed/Cert Committee Chairman. Bergie is a member of the Professional Ski Instructors' Association (PSIA) Rocky Mountain Committee. He was a member of the PSIA Alpine Ski Demonstration Team from 1988-1992. Among his other accomplishments are 11th Interski Demonstrator in St. Anton, Austria (1991), SAJ Invitational Demonstrator, Nagano, Japan (1989), French Certification for Ski Instructors (Auxilliare) and a PSIA Rocky Mountain Examiner since 1980. 
"I learned pretty quickly what a passion Jerry has for the ski business and his colleagues. For all he's accomplished, he's pretty humble about all of it. He's a great partner and a truly gifted and creative person. I am learning the greatest lessons of my life both on and off the slopes with this wonderful teacher," said Julie Calzone CEO/Calzone and bergiesbest, LLC partner.™ is a ski site for instructors and skiers who want to be in the know. It is designed to identify and recognize the top "teaching pros" in the world working in the United States and provide a means for other pros and skiers to communicate with them. 
The site recognizes top ski pros and promotes them extensively. Launched in the Fall of 2000,™ is a product of bergiesbest, LLC located in Crested Butte, Colorado.™ is owned and operated by Jerry Berg, President, and Julie Calzone of Calzone & Associates.