Erickson Living Rebrands as Erickson Senior Living

BALTIMORE — As a part of its long-term growth and business strategy, Erickson Living today unveiled its plan to evolve its brand identity and change the company’s name to Erickson Senior Living. The rebranding comes as the company, which oversees

Steven Vick Retires from Pegasus, Chris Hollister to Take CEO Role

DALLAS — Steven Vick has retired as chairman and CEO of Pegasus Senior Living, a Dallas-based operator formed in 2016 to take over management of a portfolio of Welltower-owned seniors housing assets. Co-founder Chris Hollister has assumed both roles effective

Merrill Gardens Launches Middle-Market Truewood Brand

SEATTLE — Merrill Gardens, a Seattle-based owner-operator has launched a new brand aimed at middle-market seniors named Truewood by Merrill. As the roll out continues over the coming months there will be 23 Truewood communities located in 13 states. The

Buckner Retirement Services Promotes Charlie Wilson to President

DALLAS — Buckner Retirement Services, a Dallas-based nonprofit operator, is implementing a series of leadership promotions as part of a long-term strategic plan. The first was for Charlie Wilson, who was promoted from senior vice president to president. Wilson started

Locust Point Capital Closes $428M Seniors Housing Debt Fund

RED BANK, N.J. — Locust Point Capital has closed Locust Point Seniors Housing Debt Fund II, the firm’s second fund focused on its direct lending strategy to the seniors housing and care sector. The Red Bank-based firm launched its $312

WoodBine Senior Living Announces Leadership Changes

TAMPA, Fla. — WoodBine Senior Living, a Tampa-based owner-operator, has announced a series of leadership changes. Donna LaRotonda, Chris Behm and Daryl McCombs are the new owners and managing partners of the company. Co-founders and former managing partners, Gloria Brock

Atria to Operate 21 Independent Living Communities, Unveils New Brand

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Atria Senior Living, a Louisville-based operator of independent and assisted living communities across the United States and Canada, has assumed management of 21 independent living communities owned by New Senior Investment Group (NYSE: SNR). The communities are

Evans Senior Investments, Carnegie Capital Announce Brokerage Joint Venture

AUSTIN, Texas, and CHICAGO — After years of working together through an informal partnership, Chicago-based brokerage firm Evans Senior Investments (ESI) and Austin-based financial intermediary Carnegie Capital have announced a strategic joint-venture. The venture aims to bring both companies’ respective

Transforming Age, SHAG Merge to Form Larger Nonprofit Operator

SEATTLE and BELLEVUE, Wash. — Washington-based nonprofits seniors housing operators Transforming Age and SHAG (Sustainable Housing for Ageless Generations) have announced the companies have officially affiliated. Transforming Age and SHAG will continue to operate as their own, independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit

Benchmark Makes Three Hires, Promotions Within C-Suite

WALTHAM, Mass. — Benchmark Senior Living, a Waltham-based provider of senior living services in the Northeast, has appointed Jerry Liang to executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective immediately, and John Hartmayer to executive vice president and chief operations

Calamar Rebrands Active Adult Portfolio as Connect55+

WHEATFIELD, N.Y. — Calamar Inc., an active adult owner-operator based in the Buffalo suburb of Wheatfield, has rebranded its entire portfolio under the new name of Connect55+. The existing portfolio of 40 communities will offer an extended and more comprehensive

CareTrust REIT Promotes David Sedgwick to President

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. — CareTrust REIT Inc. (NASDAQ: CTRE) has promoted David Sedgwick from chief operating officer to president. He replaces Greg Stapley, who will continue to serve as CEO and chairman. Sedgwick is part of the San Clemente-based REIT’s

Strive Senior Living Acquires Classic Home Health Services

ORLANDO — V 3 Capital Group, through its affiliate Strive Senior Living LLC, has completed the corporate acquisition of Classic Home Health Services Inc. for an undisclosed price. The acquired company is an in-home healthcare provider that offers medical treatment

Sunrise Names Jack Callison as CEO, Dan Guill Takes Over at Enlivant

McLEAN, Va. — Sunrise Senior Living has appointed Jack Callison Jr. to the role of chief executive officer for Sunrise Senior Living. Callison was selected after an executive search by Ferguson Partners following the December 2020 announcement that Chris Winkle

Allbridge Launches Vista Managed Services Platform

RALEIGH, N.C. — Allbridge, a Raleigh-based provider of technology solutions for senior living properties, has unveiled its new managed services platform designed to meet the evolving needs of senior living communities. The platform, called Vista, connects residents and staff through

New Senior Elects Frances Aldrich Sevilla-Sacasa to Board of Directors

NEW YORK CITY — New Senior Investment Group Inc. (NYSE: SNR) has elected Frances Aldrich Sevilla-Sacasa as an independent director to the company’s board of directors. “Frances, a seasoned financial services executive and experienced investor, will bring tremendous value to