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Vi achieves Great Place to Work certification

CHICAGO, IL, July 8, 2019 - For the second year in a row, Vi, a leading national developer, owner and operator of high-end continuing care retirement communities, is pleased to announce that its 10 communities and its corporate office in Chicago have been certified as a great workplace by Great Place to Work®.

Led by independent analysts, Great Place to Work® certifications are based on employee responses and feedback through an annual survey of more than 60 questions, which focus on employees’ workplace experiences, happiness and overall satisfaction. Decades of research shows workplaces with high-trust cultures see higher levels of revenue, innovation, customer and patient satisfaction, employee engagement, organizational agility, and more.

“We are honored to earn this designation by Great Place to Work, especially since the certification is based solely on employee feedback. Our talented and engaged employees are at the heart of Vi’s brand promise of delivering exceptional service and quality care,” said Randy Richardson, President at Vi. “For more than 30 years, Vi has been dedicated to providing a nurturing and positive work environment and furthering the growth of our employees. We remain an industry leader in providing employees opportunities to learn, grow and realize their career aspirations.”

With more than 3,000 dedicated employees across the country, Vi is committed to providing team members meaningful work, engaging culture, and opportunities to learn and grow as they are the primary drivers of resident satisfaction and quality care. Recognized as a leader in employee development, Vi offers employees a wide-range of training and development programs including tuition reimbursement, free language training, an array of company-paid certification courses, robust leadership development programs as well as access to Vi’s online university, E-Campus.

Vi has received a variety of awards and accolades including Chief Learning Officer Magazine’s LearningElite and Training Magazine’s Top 125. To learn more about employment opportunities at Vi, visit


About Vi:
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Vi operates 10 continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) across the United States. With more than 30 years of experience as the owner and operator of residential communities for older adults, Vi continues to work toward providing quality environments, services and programs to enrich the lives of those they serve. In 2018, Vi was recognized by Great Place to Work and Fortune as one of the Best Workplaces for Aging Services.

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