Bloomington Sun readers took time to vote their favorite community businesses, and Genesee was again chosen the winner of Best Apartment Community for the third consecutive year! We’d like to thank our residents, and our Bloomington neighbors for voting for us. Your vote three years running is a testimate to our ongoing effort to provide an exceptional living experience to our residents. Experience the Allure of Genesee for yourself by taking a tour of our award winning community! Learn more about the exciting developments opening late 2015 as a part of the Penn & American Phase II project, and schedule your tour at www.GeneseeApts.com.
We’re Pleased to Welcome Back Kim Webster as Regional Executive Director of Senior Living Services!
Kim has been in the field of aging services for 34 years, holding various roles within senior housing, home healthcare and hospice, nursing homes, dining services and hospitals providing leadership, on site management, marketing and sales and customer service. Kim also has played an active and key leadership role in the development of the Leading Age of Minnesota Confident Choices program and Management Certificate programs.
In her most recent role, Ms. Webster served as Vice President of Healthcare in Food and Management with A’viands, a service partner for Shepard Park Senior Housing Campus.
Webster previously worked with us in the Executive Director role from 2003-2009 and was part of the development team when The Alton Memory Care was opened. She will be working with our teams at The Alton, Rockwood Place, The Wellington and Shepard Park Home Care to oversee all areas of operations including service and property integrity and quality; employee engagement, development and retention; customer service and financial success
Kim earned her B.S. degree in Social Development at University of Minnesota Duluth. She has served in various positions including Board Member for Aging Services of Minnesota, and has received numerous awards including Excellence in Management and Best New Senior Housing Development for The Alton Memory Care in 2008.
Please help us welcome Kim back to the StuartCo team.
StuartCo is pleased to announce the promotion of Don Brown to Portfolio Director. Don has been with StuartCo for four years as a Property Manager overseeing Greenfield Apartments in Hopkins, MN, one of our largest assets. He has been in the industry since 1999 in positions ranging from leasing, new construction sales, and property management of a variety of asset types.
Don will oversee StuartCo’s five properties in Hopkins & Minnetonka representing 688 units of apartments and townhomes. He will also oversee two properties in LaCrosse, WI representing 155 units.
StuartCo and all participating communities collected toys for toys for tots again this year, and once again, our fantastic residents outdid themselves. Thank you to all that donated!
The mission of the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and distribute those toys as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in the community in which the campaign is conducted.
Interested in donating to this wonderful organization? Follow this link for more information!
On Saturday, December 13th our StuartCo employees were treated to the annual Holiday Party and Year-End Celebration. We recognized winners in 19 performance categories, and we also presented gifts to employees who have reached the milestones of five years of service and beyond. We’re proud to have 25 employees that have been with us for five or more years! We recognized nine new 5-year recipients, ten new 10-year recipients , three new 15-year recipients, and one new 20-year recipients, and two new 25-year recipients!
Please help us congratulate this year’s outstanding winners and the many employees who have reached significant milestones in their careers with StuartCo. We also thank our generous vendor companies that donated prize items and gift cards that helped make this event a very special celebration for all!
We’re pleased to share with you a recent article published by The Wall Street Journal about the unique relationship between One Southdale Place and Simon Malls in Edina. Read on to see how writer, Robbie Whelan captured the vision of the luxury lifestyle at the mall.
Special thank you to Jan and Tom, our One Southdale Place residents for their contributions to Robbie’s article!
StuartCo proudly celebrates our nominees and winners at the 19th annual MADACS awards presented Friday night.
MADACS Awards: Multi housing Achievement in Design, Advertising & Community Support. The purpose of the MADACS awards is to recognize owners and associates who have made significant contributions to multi housing marketing and management through exemplary achievements.
The Minnesota Multi Housing Association acknowledges the MADACS awards as the most honored award given in recognition of superior contributions to the multi-housing industry.
Of the 14 nominations StuartCo submitted for the MADACS Awards, 8 were presented with trophies at the ceremony held on Friday, September 12, 2014.