Karen Barchent Named Employee of the Year

Primrose Logo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: APRIL 8, 2016

FINDLAY, OH – Primrose Retirement Communities, L.L.C. has named Karen Barchent as their Employee of the Year.  The announcement was made on April 6th, during the company’s annual Leadership Conference in Las Vegas, NV.

Pictured from left to right - Primrose Employee of the Year Karen Barchent and Primrose President BJ Schaefbauer

Pictured from left to right – Primrose Employee of the Year Karen Barchent and Primrose President BJ Schaefbauer

Barchent serves as the Executive Director Assistant at Primrose Retirement Community of Findlay.  “Where Karen is, people feel joy and love,” says Heather Peterson, Findlay Executive Director.  “She always comes up with creative ways to go above and beyond to make residents and staff feel like kings and queens,” she added.

“Employees like Karen are exactly what makes Primrose great and what sets us apart,” said Primrose Retirement Communities President BJ Schaefbauer.  “We feel very lucky that she is a part of our team.  Karen makes a difference in the lives of our residents every day, and we’re proud to recognize her for all of her hard work and dedication.”

The Primrose Employee of the Year award is given annually, and the winner is chosen from more than 1500 employees across 16 states.

Primrose Retirement Community of Findlay, located at 8580 Township Road 237, consists of 36 independent living apartment homes, 32 assisted-living apartment homes, and twelve townhome villas.

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

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *