Sunrise’s Former COO and Head of European Operations to Depart Organization
MCLEAN, Va., March 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE: SRZ) today announced that Tiffany Tomasso, the Company’s head of European operations, will leave the organization at the end of the month. European operations have been reporting directly to the community operating team in the U.S.
“Tiffany has been vital to the organization for many years, especially in growing Sunrise’s core business that continues to thrive,” said Mark Ordan, Sunrise’s chief executive officer. “Everyone at Sunrise is grateful to her years of dedication and leadership.”
As the Company announced in December 2008, Ms. Tomasso transitioned from her role as chief operating officer to provide closer oversight of Sunrise’s UK and Germany operations. Ms. Tomasso joined Sunrise in 1993 and was appointed Sunrise’s chief operating officer in 2003.
About Sunrise Senior Living
Sunrise Senior Living, a McLean, Va.-based company, employs approximately 40,000 people. As of February 25, 2010, Sunrise operated 374 communities in the United States, Canada, Germany and the United Kingdom, with a combined unit capacity of approximately 37,800 units. 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 and rehabilitative services. 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.
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