Veteran’s Day Appreciation

November 11, 2015
One of my responsibilities as Storyteller is preparing and sending out press releases. It’s a unique world to navigate, as there are many different outlets that need information sent to them in a variety of ways. When it came time to prepare a media alert (one type of...
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GSV Bake Off

October 20, 2015
Recently, GSV had our annual Bake-Off. What's our Bake-off? It's a fun contest, originating in Mountain View, where participating staff members and residents make tasty treats of their choosing and enter it in hopes of winning. This is the sixth time we've held this contest and each...
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Employees Review Garden Spot Village

October 15, 2015
You may have noticed something about Garden Spot Village: our focus is on people. They’re front and center, and with good reason. This extends over to a lot of the stories we share – after all, they’re the mainstay of GSV. They’re vital to...
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Phone Call

October 7, 2015
The phone call I've been waiting for came in today!! Upon joining the "retirement" industry ten years ago after working in the computer industry for twenty-plus years, I found things very confusing.  There was Active Adult, CCRC, 55+, Fee-for-Service, Lifecare, amenities, IL, AL, PC, SNF, entrance fees, monthly fees,...
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