Aramark Welcomes Back Visitors to National Parks and Public Lands
June 15, 2020 at 14:00 PM EDT
As travel gradually resumes, America’s National Parks offer the freedom of the great outdoors, budget-friendly options and social distancing that continue to keep families safe. Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), the award-winning food and hospitality partner for national and state parks and other leading leisure and cultural attractions, is enhancing its park services and operations to meet the safety and hygiene standards of today’s environment, while continuing to create enjoyable guest experiences — from lodging and dining to outdoor activities.
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As National Parks reopen across the country, Aramark has modified and enhanced operations at the park properties it manages, including Lake Powell Resorts & Marinas, to meet the safety and hygiene standards of today’s environment. (Photo: Business Wire)
“Our national parks are a symbol of America’s beauty and we look forward to welcoming park enthusiasts, including first-time and returning visitors,” said Bruce W. Fears, president of Aramark’s Leisure division. “While health and safety remains our top priority and visitors may notice some changes in our park operations, they can still be assured an unforgettable, authentic outdoor experience.”
Open Parks, Modified Services and Operations
While national parks are reopening, many are doing so with modified services and policies to protect against the spread of COVID-19. Visitors are encouraged to visit each park’s National Park Service website for additional information.
Yosemite National Park
Olympic National Park & Forest
Mesa Verde National Park
Crater Lake National Park
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area
Bridger-Teton National Forest
Lake Tahoe Basin National Forest
Socially Distant, but Close to Nature
Aramark EverSafe™ is the Company’s platform that supports the safe reopening and sustainable management of client locations. Aramark’s practices, procedures and protocols have been developed in accordance with recommendations established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), the National Restaurant Association (NRA), and other leading public health organizations. Examples of safety and service enhancements include:
Employee and Customer Wellbeing:
Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) proudly serves the world’s leading educational institutions, Fortune 500 companies, world champion sports teams, prominent healthcare providers, iconic destinations and cultural attractions, and numerous municipalities in 19 countries around the world. Our 280,000 team members deliver innovative experiences and services in food, facilities management and uniforms to millions of people every day. We strive to create a better world by making a positive impact on people and the planet, including commitments to engage our employees; empower healthy consumers; build local communities; source ethically, inclusively and responsibly; operate efficiently and reduce waste. Aramark is recognized as a Best Place to Work by the Human Rights Campaign (LGBTQ+), DiversityInc, Equal Employment Publications and the Disability Equality Index. Learn more at www.aramark.com or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.