Navigation Links
Sunrise Senior Living Appoints Glyn Aeppel and David Fuente to its Board
Date:8/19/2008

MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE: SRZ) announced today that it has added two new independent directors to its board of directors effective August 18. Glyn Aeppel, board member and executive vice president of Acquisitions and Development of Loews Hotels and David Fuente, director and former chairman and CEO of Office Depot, Inc., have been appointed to the class of directors whose term of office expires at Sunrise's 2008 annual meeting of stockholders. Ms. Aeppel and Mr. Fuente will serve on the board's Audit Committee and Compensation Committee, respectively. With these additions, Sunrise's board consists of 11 directors, 8 of whom are independent.

"We announced in March that we would add two new independent directors, and we are excited to welcome Glyn and Dave to the board," said Lynn Krominga, Sunrise's chairman of the board. "Glyn's work in building and acquiring worldwide real estate, as well as Dave's experience in managing operationally intensive, multi-site companies, will be particularly valuable to Sunrise. We look forward to benefiting from their strategic guidance as we set a new course for the company."

Ms. Aeppel, 49, joined Loews Hotels in early 2006 as executive vice president of Acquisitions and Development and a member of their board. She leads the company's worldwide growth through corporate and asset acquisitions, joint ventures and management contracts. She also oversees select ground-up mixed-use developments and actively structures and finances the company's real estate transactions. Ms. Aeppel has more than 20 years of experience in property acquisitions, development and financing, and previously supported these areas for companies such as Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, Le Meridien Hotels and Resorts, Interstate Hotels Company, Holiday Inn Worldwide and Marriott.

Mr. Fuente, 62, served as chairman and CEO of Office Depot, Inc. from 1987, one year after the company was founded, until he retired as CEO in 2000 and as chairman in 2001. Before joining Office Depot, Mr. Fuente served for eight years at Sherwin-Williams Company as president of its Paint Stores Group and as director of Marketing for Gould, Inc. Mr. Fuente currently serves on the boards of Office Depot, Ryder System, Inc. and Dick's Sporting Goods.

About Sunrise Senior Living

Sunrise Senior Living, a McLean, Va.-based company, employs approximately 40,000 people. As of June 30, 2008, Sunrise operated 445 communities in the United States, Canada, Germany and the United Kingdom, with a combined capacity for approximately 55,000 residents. At quarter end, Sunrise also had 36 communities under construction in these countries with a combined capacity for 4,600 additional residents. Sunrise offers a full range of personalized senior living services, including independent living, assisted living, care for individuals with Alzheimer's and other forms of memory loss, as well as nursing, rehabilitative and hospice care. Sunrise's senior living services are delivered by staff trained to encourage the independence, preserve the dignity, enable freedom of choice and protect the privacy of residents. To learn more about Sunrise, please visit http://www.sunriseseniorliving.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Sunrise Senior Living, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Sunrise Files 2007 Form 10-K
2. Sunrise Updates Date and Time of Conference Call to Discuss 2007 Financial Results and Second-Quarter 2008 Preliminary Selected Financial and Operating Data
3. Sunrise Senior Living Founder and CEO to Become Chairman
4. Sunrise to Present at Jefferies 2nd Annual Healthcare Conference
5. Sunrise to Present at Bank of America Healthcare Conference
6. Hawks Cay Hosts Redbone Sunrise/Sunset Tarpon Tournament
7. Sunrise Files 2006 Form 10-K
8. Sunrise Senior Living Names Mark Ordan Chief Investment and Administrative Officer
9. Sunrise Announces NYSE Deadline Extended
10. Sunrise Misses NYSE Deadline for Filing 2006 Form 10-K
11. Sunrise Reports Preliminary Selected Financial and Operating Data for Fourth-Quarter 2007
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... ... certification process to promote standards of excellence for the field of eating disorders, ... March 22 – 25, 2018 in Orlando, Florida at the Omni Resort at ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Southern ... and Jennifer Huggins, PharmD ’17, along with clinical associate professor Janice Frueh, ... cardiovascular diseases during the 15th Annual Women’s Health Conference. The SIU School ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Apple Rehab Shelton Lakes ... a mock evacuation of the facility as part of a disaster drill on October ... Hose EMS and Shelton City Emergency Manager, as well as the Connecticut Long ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... The Visiting Nurse ... Market. Featuring a collection of specialty vendors and unique items from across the nation, ... quality-focused health and wellness services offered by the VNA. The boutique will be ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... ... Global Healthcare Management’s 4th Annual Kids Fun Run brought out many kids this ... by Global Healthcare Management’s CEO, Jon Letko, is aimed at getting kids excited about ... ages; it is a non-competitive, non-timed event, which is all about having fun and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/25/2017)... , Sept. 25, 2017  EpiVax, Inc., ... vaccine design, and immune-engineering today announced the launch ... the development of personalized therapeutic cancer vaccines. EpiVax ... provided exclusive access to enabling technologies to the ... MBA will lead EpiVax Oncology as Chief Executive ...
(Date:9/22/2017)... AVACEN Medical (AVACEN) announced that its CE-Marked ... those with the widespread pain associated with fibromyalgia in ... Essex, England commented, "I had ... no sleep at all, tremendous pain, with every movement ... [the AVACEN 100] enough, how this has and is ...
(Date:9/18/2017)... Mich. , Sept. 18, 2017  PMD Healthcare ... Specialty Pharmacy of Kalamazoo, Mich. , ... hub service that expedites and streamlines patient and provider ... PD 2.0, and wellness management services.  ... device used to measure lung function for a variety ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: