Last week, I came across an article in www.99U.com, a great publication about ideas and how they happen. This is the story behind the 'typical' ski area trail map, the traditional design, and the man who so uniquely makes it happen. The article also emphasizes attributes of general unique career niche's, and key points that orient toward success. The author is senior writer for 99U.com, Matt McCue.
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Monet of the Mountain: How a Ski Maps Painter Owns His Niche Market by
Chances are you’ve seen a James Niehues painting before, but you didn’t know it. His canvas is the ski trail map, which is often overlooked for its artistic value. But since 1986, Niehues has created more than 240 different maps for resorts on five continents including Aspen Highlands, Sun Valley, Vail, Whistler Blackcomb, and Big Sky.