Westmont Living President Bullish on Development, Adding Primary Care to Communities

Earlier this year, the lofty price of new construction drove many senior living companies to shift their growth strategies in favor of acquisitions. Not Westmont Living. With all but two of its 17 communities in California, Westmont’s acquisition targets are limited due to that state’s higher barriers to entry. But thanks to an in-house construction…

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Local Brentwood Woman Celebrates 100

Velma “Skip” Bartholomew was celebrated with a Birthd Each birthday is a blessing and more so if you are a centenarian. Local Brentwood resident Velma “Skip” Bartholomew was the “queen for the day” recently at Westmont of Brentwood senior living community where she has been living since October 2013. According to Skip, “I am grateful…

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160 CARDS FLOODED INTO THE OAKS AT PASO ROBLES TO HONOR IRENE MARQUART’S 100th BIRTHDAY

Irene Elizabeth Smith Marquart, the reigning Queen of Paso Robles, celebrated her 100th birthday on November 24 at a luncheon with special guest Mayor Steve Martin who presented Irene with a certificate of recognition. Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham's office and the County Board of Supervisors also sent congratulatory certificates. But the most discussed topic of the…

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Ron Gaston turns 100

Peter Bonilla, executive director of Mariposa at Ellwood Shores, holds the proclamation from the city of Goleta, as Ron Gaston shows off his 100th birthday cake.   GOLETA — Goleta resident Ron Gaston recently celebrated his 100th birthday.  The aircraft design engineer was dubbed “man of the day” and commemorated as a beloved resident of Mariposa…

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GOLETA MAN TURNS 100!

Source: Mariposa at Ellwood Shores Each birthday is a blessing and more so if you are a centenarian. Local Goleta resident Ron Gaston was the “man of the day” recently at Mariposa at Ellwood Shores, the Westmont Living senior living community where he has been living since July. As a young man, Gaston was fascinated…

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HEALTHCARE: LA JOLLA CO. OPERATES 17 SENIOR COMMUNITIES Westmont Living Names New COO and CFO

Founded in 1996, the family-owned company currently operates 17 senior communities in California and Oregon.   “The addition of Rob Henderson to our executive group has immensely strengthened our leadership teams. Rob’s collaborative approach to building partnerships across the organization has significantly enhanced Westmont’s culture of continuous growth. With Dever Lamkin as CFO, we are…

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Who’s News: 9/24/21

NEW COO Oceanside resident Rob Henderson, formerly senior vice president of operations, has been named chief operations officer for Westmont Living. According to Westmont Living CEO Andy Plant, “The addition of Rob Henderson to our executive group has immensely strengthened our leadership teams. Rob’s collaborative approach to building partnerships across the organization has significantly enhanced…

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