Vi achieves 2021 Great Place to Work® certification
In June, Vi announced that its 10 communities and corporate headquarters in Chicago have been certified as great workplaces by Great Place to Work®. As the global authority on company culture, the organization determines its list each year through its proprietary Trust Index™ employee experience survey. Led by independent analysts, the certifications are based on employee responses regarding their workplace experiences, happiness and overall satisfaction.
Vi President and CEO Randy Richardson signs on to CEO Action For Diversity & Inclusion Commitment™
Vi President and CEO Randy Richardson has signed on to the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ commitment. Recognizing that change starts at the executive level, Richardson joins over 1,600 CEOs of the world’s leading companies and business organizations in leveraging their individual and collective voices to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
5 ways the Lifestyle Department at Vi at Highlands Ranch is keeping the community spirit thriving during the pandemic
The Lifestyle Department at Vi at Highlands Ranch has always sought to help residents connect with each other and to discover new passions and hobbies in retirement. However, just like the rest of the world, we had to adapt to a new normal as stay-at-home orders continued across the country. With the help of staff members across all teams, the department jumped into action to find creative ways to bring the sense of community and connection to the residents. Discover just a few of the ways that staff members keep residents engaged and connected while keeping them safely apart.
Good to Know newsletter, issue #3
Is life at Vi a little different these days? Indeed it is. Even so, our residents tell us they can’t think of a place they would rather call home. Every day brings new opportunities to grow, experiences to look forward to and countless ways to live well.
Good to Know newsletter, issue #2
In all Vi communities, our dedication to the well-being of our residents remains our priority. Today, even amidst the new normal of the protocols established due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Vi team members are finding creative ways to care for the physical, mental and spiritual health of their communities.
Vi partners with global hotel brands to provide jobs for displaced workers in hospitality industry amid COVID-19 pandemic
Vi, along with leading companies such as Amazon, CVS, Walgreens and more, has established partnerships with leading hospitality companies Hilton and Hyatt to provide much-needed job opportunities to workers who have experienced layoffs or been furloughed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Vi achieves Great Place to Work certification
For the second year in a row, Vi at Highlands Ranch is pleased to announce that all of Vi’s communities, along with the Company’s corporate office, have been certified as a great workplace by Great Place to Work®.
Vi wins 2019 ICAA NuStep Beacon Award for "Best in Wellness"
Vi has won the 2019 ICAA NuStep Beacon Award, honoring the top 25 “Best in Wellness” senior living communities in North America. This recognizes Vi as best-in-class for successfully fostering a wellness-centered environment to benefit all who live and work in their communities
Dining at Vi at Highlands Ranch: world-class culinary delights, right at home
Creating exceptional dining experiences at Vi at Highlands Ranch with help from staff and residents.
Demystifying the move from independent living to assisted living
While Vi at Highlands Ranch provides luxury independent living accommodations and amenities, moving into Vi also grants residents access to its on-site assisted living, skilled nursing and memory support services, should they need it. The transition to assisted living is one that prospective residents are often concerned about — but rarely want to address. Vi at Highlands Ranch makes the transition smooth.
Chef Anna Coconati turns sweet memories into sweet treats
Though she didn’t come from a family of passionate cooks, Anna Coconati, pastry chef at Vi at Highlands Ranch, was bitten by the culinary bug at a young age.
“I read a lot of Martha Stewart cookbooks — she’s such a perfectionist, and I love that!” Coconati said. Likewise, Coconati strives to create the perfect dessert options for the community.
How to start downsizing for your new home
After months (or maybe years) of searching, you’ve finally selected a new home at a new senior living community. For many older adults, however, the excitement of starting a new chapter can often be overshadowed by the stress involved in downsizing a home. Fortunately, experts have uncovered strategies that can help shift the project from exhausting to empowering.
Vi at Highlands Ranch named a “Best Company to Work For”
Vi at Highlands Ranch has been designated as one of Colorado’s 25 “Best Companies to Work For,” according to ColoradoBIZ magazine. Vi at Highlands Ranch was the only senior living company named to this list. The magazine ranks companies based on its own research and reporting, as well as employee satisfaction surveys.