News & Awards
News & Awards
Vi Honored as One of Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplaces 2017, Marking Five Consecutive Years.

Chicago, IL – December 11, 2017

Vi Honored as One of Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplaces 2017, Marking Five Consecutive Years. Vi Chicago Corporate Office and Vi at the Glen Location Earn Prestigious Recognition.

Chicago, IL – December 1, 2017 – Vi has been recognized as one of Chicago’s most dynamic and supportive local businesses as part of the Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplaces 2017 for a fifth year in a row. All winners were honored during the Top Workplaces annual award ceremony held at Soldier Field on Thursday, Nov. 9.

“The Chicago Tribune has been part of the economic vibrancy of Chicago for 170 years,” said Publisher and Editor-in-Chief Bruce Dold. “We are proud to recognize those companies that stand out for their commitment to their employees and the community.”

Vi operates 10 continuing care retirement communities in attractive locations throughout the U.S. Providing the career advantages essential to long-term success, Vi is committed to employee development by offering comprehensive training and development programs, such as the company’s signature Breakthrough Leadership, Emerging Leaders and Management Development programs.  Employees also benefit from Vi’s 24-hour online university, and free Rosetta Stone language training.

Top Workplaces Awards are based entirely on feedback from workplace surveys administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement. Criteria include the organization’s alignment, execution, and connection with employees.

“Each and every day, our employees make a difference in the lives of the residents they serve.  We are incredibly proud that more than 27 percent of our employees have been with Vi for more than ten years. We continue to strive to provide opportunities for our employees to grow and thrive.  The Top Workplaces Award is an important measure of how well we are moving toward this goal,” said Judy Whitcomb, senior vice president of Human Resources, Learning, and Organizational Development at Vi.

To learn more about employment opportunities with Vi, visit

Judy Whitcomb
Senior Vice President of Human Resources, Learning, and Organizational Development
Phone: 312-803-8428

About Vi: The Vi family of companies consists of 10 continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) across the United States. We have more than 30 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.