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Casa Aldea at Santaluz Opens Sales Office

San Diego (August 3, 2016) Casa Aldea at Santauz, a new assisted living and memory care community currently under construction, has been receiving attention from those interested to see what the spectacular new development is offering residents. To accommodate interest, a sales office is open for viewing Monday – Sunday from 9am – 5pm.  Located in San Diego, Casa Aldea at Santaluz anticipates opening late 2016.  The community isowned by Aldea Partners and professionally managed by Integral Senior Living (ISL).

“We are making excellent progress with the construction so now is the time to begin showing the surrounding area what Santaluz has to offer,” said Dan Felger, executive director of Casa Aldea at Santaluz. “Through our sales office, we can introduce Santaluz to those who live, work and reside in San Diego and the greater metropolitan area.”

At the sales office, floor plans, building renderings, design boards and actual community finishes are available for review. In addition, information about services, features, and amenities can be answered.

Casa Aldea at Santaluz is designed with the future in mind. The beautifully designed building and apartments offer a custom home approach to the aging population in a communal environment. Upon entering the front door, you immediately feel the warmth and care of home. The two-story building is 75,000 square feet and is on a beautiful 3.3 acres. The architecture is decidedly Tuscan in design. Built with green construction techniques, it will utilize solar power, and energy-star certification to guarantee the lowest carbon footprint currently possible. And we’ll provide the latest in technology applications and platforms. This will enhance our operations and resident services to ensure quality care and performance in every aspect of the community.

Casa Aldea at Santaluz will offer 64 residences with 47 assisted living units (studios, one and two-bedroom floor plans) and 17 memory care units.  It is located at 14740 Via Fiesta, San Diego, CA 92127. For more information visit www.casaaldeaseniorliving.com

About Casa Aldea at Santaluz

Casa Aldea at Santaluz will provide the finest in assisted living and memory care options for residents. Located in San Diego, It is scheduled to open in late 2016.  It is operated by Integral Senior Living, which manages senior living communities. ISL is founded on a care philosophy that fosters dignity and respect for residents and promotes their independence and individuality. For more information visit www.casaaldeaseniorliving.com

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Integral Senior Living Adds Regional Director

CARLSBAD, CA. (June 6, 2016) Integral Senior Living (ISL), a premier senior living management company, is pleased to announce it has hired Leslie Quintanar as a new Regional Director of Operations. In her role, Leslie is responsible for the operations of several ISL communities.

“We are pleased to have Leslie join our growing management team at ISL as we continue to expand across the country,” said Collette Valentine, CEO/COO of ISL. “Leslie brings to ISL extensive experience in senior living management, ranging from activities to operations.”

Leslie has over 16 years of experience in the senior living industry. Most recently she was a Regional Operations Director for Pacifica Senior Living. Prior to which she was an Executive Director for Pacifica, MBK Senior Living and Emeritus Senior Living. Earlier in her career she worked for UCP Central PA Homecare/Companion Services as a Program Director and as an Activity Director and Director of Resident Relations for Carlsbad by the Sea.

Leslie has consistently taken on roles that have allowed her to expand the scope of her influence while making a positive impact upon the senior living industry. From piloting a fine arts program that was launched company-wide to opening a multi-level luxury flagship property, she always delights in new ventures and welcomes opportunities to exceed expectations. Her experience in both private and publicly held senior living companies, as well as holding AL licensure in two states (PA and CA) adds further depth to her of understanding of the operations of senior living communities and gives her a keen eye for assessing operations and troubleshooting tough operational issues.

About ISL

Integral Senior Living headquartered in Carlsbad, CA, manages a progressive selection of senior residences to meet the growing needs of today’s aging population. It currently manages 59 independent, assisted living and memory care properties throughout California, Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Texas, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Alabama, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Florida and Indiana. It is ranked the 17th largest senior living provider in the U.S. according to Senior Housing News. ISL is founded on a care philosophy that fosters dignity and respect for residents and promotes their independence and individuality. The dedicated staff at each community is trained to maintain the highest standards of senior care services. For more information about ISL, visit Integral Senior Living’s website, blog and Facebook page.

Chief Executive Officer is Named to Argentum Board

We are excited to share with you news about our Chief Executive Officer/Chief Operating Officer Collette Valentine. She was recently named to the Board of Argentum. Argentum is the largest national trade association exclusively dedicated to professionally-managed, resident-centered senior living communities. Members of Argentum exemplify the principles of choice, dignity, independence, and quality of life for seniors, all values that are incorporated into ISL communities. To support these principles, Argentum influences public policy, promotes business excellence, and ensures an informed public.  Her three-year term began in May 2016.

“Argentum is pleased to have board members of such a high caliber as Integral Senior Living CEO/COO Collette Valentine,” said Argentum President & CEO James Balda. “We welcome her expertise and insight as a leader in Argentum’s efforts to increase innovation throughout the senior living industry.”

Collette has been the CEO/COO of ISL since 2014. She joined the company in 2010 as the Vice President of Operations and Marketing and in 2012 was promoted to COO. Prior to joining ISL, Collette worked for several years in senior living industry, gaining experience and expertise through a variety of management positions.

More information about Argentum can be found at www.argentum.org

Integral Senior Living Chief Executive Officer Named to Argentum Board

CARLSBAD, CA. (May 11, 2016) Integral Senior Living (ISL), a premier senior living management company, is pleased to announce that Chief Executive Officer/Chief Operating Officer Collette Valentine has been named to the Board of Argentum. Her three-year term begins in May 2016.

“Argentum is pleased to have board members of such a high caliber as Integral Senior Living CEO/COO Collette Valentine,” said Argentum President & CEO James Balda. “We welcome her expertise and insight as a leader in Argentum’s efforts to increase innovation throughout the senior living industry.”

Collette has been the CEO/COO of ISL since 2014. She joined the company in 2010 as the Vice President of Operations and Marketing and in 2012 was promoted to COO. Prior to joining ISL, Collette was with Merrill Gardens for almost five years, serving as Vice President of Operations. Prior to this she was with Atria Senior Living Group as a Regional Vice President of Operations.  Throughout her eight year career at Atria, she held a variety of positions including: Divisional Operations Specialist, Regional Director of Operations, Regional Sales and Marketing Director, as well as Executive Director and Community Sales Director at an Atria/ARV community. She began her career with Harrah’s Entertainment as a Hotel Sales Manager. She is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas with a degree in Business Management and is RCFE certified.

About Argentum

Established in 1990, Argentum is the largest national trade association exclusively dedicated to professionally-managed, resident-centered senior living communities. Argentum’s member programs promote business and operational excellence through education, research, publications, professional networking and online tools designed to foster innovation and entrepreneurism in the field of senior living. More information at www.argentum.org

About ISL

Integral Senior Living headquartered in Carlsbad, CA, manages a progressive selection of senior residences to meet the growing needs of today’s aging population. It currently manages 59 independent, assisted living and memory care properties throughout California, Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Texas, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Alabama, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Florida and Indiana. It is ranked the 17th largest senior living provider in the U.S. according to Senior Housing News. ISL is founded on a care philosophy that fosters dignity and respect for residents and promotes their independence and individuality. The dedicated staff at each community is trained to maintain the highest standards of senior care services. For more information about ISL, visit Integral Senior Living’s website, blog and Facebook page.

Integral Senior Living to Manage Sagebrook Senior Living at Carmichael

CARLSBAD, CA (March 15, 2016)— Integral Senior Living (ISL), a premier senior living management company, is pleased to announce it has been chosen to manage Sagebrook Senior Living at Carmichael, an independent, assisted living and memory care community located in Carmichael, California.

Sagebrook Senior Living at Carmichael is an established senior living community located in the desirable suburban Carmichael neighborhood, 11 miles from downtown Sacramento. With four distinct senior living levels, Sagebrook offers a variety of compassionate care options to meet each resident’s needs.

Sagebrook Senior Living at Carmichael is located at 7125 Fair Oaks Blvd., Carmichael, CA 95608 (916) 481-7105.

About ISL

Integral Senior Living headquartered in Carlsbad, CA, manages a progressive selection of senior residences to meet the growing needs of today’s aging population. It currently manages 58 independent, assisted living and memory care properties throughout California, Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Texas, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Alabama, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Florida. It is ranked the 17th largest senior living provider in the U.S. according to Senior Housing News. ISL is founded on a care philosophy that fosters dignity and respect for residents and promotes their independence and individuality. The dedicated staff at each community is trained to maintain the highest standards of senior care services.

 

For more information about ISL, visit Integral Senior Living’s website, blog and Facebook page.

Integral Senior Living Announces Divisional Vice Presidents of Sales and Marketing

CARLSBAD, CA September 2015 — Integral Senior Living (ISL), a premier senior resident

management company is pleased to announce it has promoted Jeffery Smith and Carrie Delaney

to Divisional Vice Presidents of Sales and Marketing. The newly created positions will help

support the company’s growth moving forward.

“Jeffery and Carrie have consistently brought creativity, commitment and professionalism as

Regional Marketing Directors for ISL. We fully recognize their talent and felt each would be a

perfect fit for the newly created positions,” said Collette Valentine, CEO/COO of ISL.

Jeffery brings over 22 years of Divisional and Regional Management experience into this

position.  He joined ISL in 2012 as a regional marketing director. Prior to which Jeffery spent 13

years in the commercial real estate industry of Executive Suite Office Leasing.  As Regional

Vice President of Sales, he oversaw up to 36 Business Units in multiple states for industry

leading companies HQ Global Workplaces and Regus Offices. He has over nine years of

experience in the Senior Living industry. He held a Divisional Sales role with Atria Senior

Living, and just prior to joining ISL; he served in Regional Sales for Merrill Gardens.  He

graduated from California State University, Sacramento with a Bachelor’s Degree in History. 

He also maintains a California Real Estate Broker’s License. 

Carrie brings over 12 years of senior living industry experience into this position.  She began her

senior living career with Brookdale Senior Living and then continued to gain knowledge and

experience with Atria Senior Living.  Carrie started with Atria as a Community Sales Director

and was promoted to Divisional Sales Specialist and then on to Regional Sales Manager. In

2009, Carrie joined Integral Senior Living as a Regional Marketing Director. She graduated from

University of Nevada Las Vegas, with a Bachelor of Science in Culinary Arts Management.