NEW ORLEANS, LA (June 12, 2020) – The Landing at Behrman Place Retirement Community, a premier, all-inclusive, resort-style independent living community in the scenic West Bank of New Orleans, has appointed Bill Dwyer to the position of Executive Director. With more than 30 years of senior management experience in the hospitality industry, Dwyer will be responsible for daily operations, financials, marketing, government and community relations, and all health and safety programs including new heightened procedures and protocols to prevent and mitigate COVID-19 infection.
The Landing at Behrman Place, located at 3601 Behrman Place, is operated by Sunshine Retirement Living, a family-owned senior housing company with 32 communities across 16 states that have pioneered a Person-Centered Care model and philosophy to ensure that the individual needs of its residents are considered and appreciated each and every day.
Dwyer’s exceptional career includes senior management roles at several award-winning and prestigious large and boutique hotels including major brands such as Marriott, Hilton, IHG, Sheraton Radisson, and Leading Hotels of the World. During this nearly three-decade tenure, he oversaw a wide range of functions including overall hotel administration and finances, food and beverage operations, sales and marketing, training, and community relations. He remains a strong advocate for adoption, recognized for his volunteerism by the National Association of Adoptable Children and Easter’s Child Adoption Awareness. Dwyer was also commended by President Ronald Reagan for his private-sector work for adoption.
“Bill is an exceptional individual and professional bringing nearly 30 years of high-impact achievements working in the hospitality industry to The Landing at Behrman Place,” said Luis Serrano, CEO, Sunshine Retirement Living. “He is fully committed to enriching the lives of seniors, ensuring a warm, welcoming, and nurturing home environment that meets the unique social, emotional, physical, and spiritual needs of each resident.”
About The Landing at Behrman Place
Located on the West Bank in New Orleans, The Landing at Behrman Place offers exceptional, all-inclusive resort-style living with abundant amenities and on-site services in a safe, nurturing and welcoming environment. The vibrant, independent living retirement community offers spacious and affordable studio, one- and two-bedroom apartment floor plans, plus a 24/7 dining program, free local transportation, weekly housekeeping, pet-friendly environment, complimentary laundry facilities, on-site beauty salon, exercise room, library, and daily wellness, fitness and social activities and events geared toward a healthy senior lifestyle. For more information, visit www.TheLandingRet.com.
About Sunshine Retirement Living
Based in Bend, OR Sunshine Retirement Living manages 32 retirement communities across the United States, offering senior apartments, independent living, assisted living, and memory care. A family-owned business with more than 20 years in the senior housing industry, Sunshine Retirement Living’s mission is to be the preferred senior living provider offering value, choice, and independence while promoting health and social interaction that exceeds residents’ expectations and enriches the lives of both residents and staff. By providing meals, housekeeping, activities, transportation, utilities, and in-house management staff, Sunshine Retirement Living continues to build an unparalleled community feeling in each property. For more information, visit www.SunshineRet.com or connect socially, @SunshineRetirementLiving.