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Primrose of Council Bluffs Hires New Sales Director


COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA. – Primrose Retirement Community of Council Bluffs has hired Rick Ravelin to be their new Sales Director.  He began his duties on January 4th, and in this capacity Ravelin oversees all the marketing and sales efforts, as well as public relations events and community outreach, for Primrose of Council Bluffs.

Rick Ravelin

Rick Ravelin

Ravelin earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in finance from Buena Vista University and brings over 15 years of sales and marketing experience with him to his new position.  “I love to be able to interact with our residents,” Ravelin said.  “The atmosphere at Primrose is so positive, and we are given an opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of others,” he added.

Primrose Retirement Community of Council Bluffs, located at 1801 East Kanesville Boulevard, consists of 36 independent living apartment homes, and 32 assisted-living apartment homes.

Primrose Retirement Communities, L.L.C., headquartered in Aberdeen, South Dakota, provides high-quality independent and assisted living communities across the country and specializes in personalized services and resident-focused care.

For additional information, please contact Dan Smilloff, Communications Manager, at or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.