Monthly Archives: July 2016

Primrose of Findlay Hires New Executive Director

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JULY 11, 2016

FINDLAY, OH – Primrose Retirement Community of Findlay has hired former Sales Director April Mangett to be their new Executive Director.  She began her duties on June 15 and in this capacity Mangett will oversee the day-to-day operations of the community.

April Mangett

April Mangett

Mangett has Bachelor of Arts degrees in public relations and communications from Heidelberg University.  She has been with Primrose since February of 2014, and prior to that, worked in skilled nursing, assisted living, independent living and home health for 12 years.

“I am excited to take my career to the next level while being able to remain at Primrose caring for our residents,” Mangett said.  My daily commitment is to ensure that each resident feels safe, connected and valued,” she added.

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.

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 dsmilloff@primroseretirement.com or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.

Primrose of Newburgh Hires New Executive Director

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JULY 11, 2016

NEWBURGH, IN – Primrose of Newburgh has hired Carla Grimwood as their new Executive Director.  She began her duties on June 1 and in this capacity Grimwood will oversee the day-to-day operations of the community.  Since Primrose is currently under construction, much of Grimwood’s early efforts will revolve around hiring staff and educating the community about Primrose and the services they provide for area seniors.

Carla Grimwood

Carla Grimwood

Grimwood has an associate degree in business management from Lockyear College.  She has been in the senior living arena since 1998 and is coming to Primrose from Atria Senior Living where she was an Executive Director for the past eight years.

“I am very excited to help open a new community,” Grimwood said.  “I enjoy being able to wear many hats and am very proud of the work being done here.  Our team is very excited to be working for Primrose and to give our future residents a wonderful senior living experience,” she added.

Primrose Retirement Community of Newburgh is expected to be open in the spring of 2017.  When open, the retirement community expects to employ approximately 30 people.

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 dsmilloff@primroseretirement.com or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.