Gulf Coast Village, the only continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Cape Coral, has hired Jeanette Friend as its new sales and marketing director.
In her role as director of sales and marketing, Friend is responsible for overseeing all sales and marketing efforts for Gulf Coast Village and the Senior Choice at Home program. This includes ensuring comprehensive marketing plans are in place and that sales efforts successfully welcome residents to the community. Friend will also maintain effective collaboration, communication and sales focuses with various internal partners, all while emphasizing the importance of creating a positive customer experience for current and potential Gulf Coast Village residents.
Friend has over 13 years of experience in senior living sales with prior positions at established senior living communities across Southwest Florida. She obtained her associate degree from Metropolitan Community College with an emphasis in counseling and communication, and she is also a licensed real estate sales associate.
“We know Jeanette’s experience working in senior living sales and her knowledge of the industry will be extremely valuable,” said Greg Anderson, Gulf Coast Village executive director. “We are happy to welcome her to our team and know she will be an asset to everyone at Gulf Coast Village.”
Sponsored by Volunteers of America National Services, Gulf Coast Village offers the full continuum of care, including independent living, assisted living, memory support, skilled nursing, home health, rehabilitation services and Senior Choice at Home, a continuing care at home program, the only of its kind in Southwest Florida.
About Gulf Coast Village
Founded in 1989, Gulf Coast Village is the premier Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Cape Coral, Florida. Residents enjoy active living in an unparalleled lifestyle of comfort and convenience with a rich array of services and amenities that are focused on living well. The community also offers the security of knowing there is a full continuum of care, including independent living, assisted living, specialized memory support, skilled nursing, home health, rehabilitation services and Senior Choice at Home, a continuing care at home program. Gulf Coast Village is located at 1333 Santa Barbara Blvd., Cape Coral, FL 33991. For more information, call 239-772-1333 or visit GulfCoastVillage.org.
Gulf Coast Village is sponsored by Volunteers of America National Services, a national, nonprofit, mission-based organization dedicated to helping those in need live healthy, safe and productive lives. Since 1896, VOANS’s ministry of service has supported and empowered America’s most vulnerable groups, including veterans, seniors, people with disabilities, at-risk youth, men and women returning from prison, homeless individuals and families, those recovering from addictions and many others. Through hundreds of human service programs, including housing and health care, Volunteers of America National Services helps almost 1.5 million people in over 400 communities. For more information about Volunteers of America National Services, visit VOANS.org.