Slade Cogswell

What is your greatest extravagance?

Living in Vail with lots of toys. 

What do you consider the most overrated virtue?

After consulting wikipedia’s "seven virtues" page, I think virtues are underrated. If I had to pick one I think I would have to go with Chastity. 

On what occasion do you lie?

When I have to reschedule a meeting on a powder day. 

What do you most dislike about your appearance?

I have chipped or lost most of my teeth over the years and now the set looks a bit thrown together.

What do you consider your greatest adventure?

Driving from Vail to Patagonia.

If you were to die and come back as a person or a thing, what would it be?

A person.

What is your most marked characteristic?

I have been told I have some serious eye lashes quite a few times.

What do you most value in your friends?


What are your favorite names?

Nash (my son) Riva (my daughter).

Favorite bed time story?

Squirrels on Skis by J. Hamilton Ray

What does AI mean to you?

JP // Preservation of Mountain Community //  Inspiration.