For a second year in a row, Vi at Highlands Ranch has been honored as one of the 2016 Best Places to Work among medium-sized companies in Colorado by ColoradoBiz magazine. The awards are based solely on feedback from workplace surveys.
Operating 10 continuing care retirement communities in attractive locations across the country, Vi provides its employees with ample opportunities to learn, grow, and succeed through extensive training and development programs. This effort consistently results in satisfied and fulfilled employees, including those who work in resident services, nursing, and professional positions.
Vi at Highlands Ranch was also recognized for its positive employee engagement methods Factors taken into consideration include staff communication and collaboration, senior leadership, , feeling pride about work, and staff recognition programs.
Judy Whitcomb, Vi’s Senior Vice President of Human Resources, said “Vi is committed to an engaging work environment that allows our team members to thrive. Employees can take advantage of the many resources the Company offers:—tuition reimbursement, a 24-hour online university, and Rosetta Stone language training. We know our employees make a difference in the lives of the residents they serve, and we are committed to our employees through development and growth opportunities.”
Added Joachim Andersen, Executive Director of Vi at Highlands Ranch, “Winning this award means that all the hard work we put into making this an engaging, satisfying workplace has paid off. The employees have spoken, and we are thrilled to hear that they are happy working here. I believe that the staff at Vi feel they are valued partners. Employees are free to voice their opinions, and feel that their thoughts and ideas are appreciated.”
In honor of this achievement, the entire team of Vi at Highlands Ranch took part in a celebration at the community. Catered by local food trucks, this celebratory event featured various giveaways and other perks, demonstrating the organization’s continued commitment to employee motivation and success. Vi will be honored at a December celebration along with other top Colorado employers.
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Senior Vice President of Human Resources, Learning, and Organizational Development
The Vi family of companies consists of 10 continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) across the United States. We have more than 25 years of experience as the owner/operator of residential communities for older adults, and have continued to work toward providing quality environments, services and programs to enrich the lives of those we serve. Our corporate office, located in downtown Chicago, Illinois, supports Vi's 10 communities.