People on the Move – Bill Parks
LEADER IN DESIGNING ACTIVE ADULT COMMUNITIES CHOOSES NEW CAREER OVER RETIREMENT
York County, Pennsylvania — September 21, 2006. Bill Parks, who helped create Del Webb’s renowned Sun City communities and went on to be an extremely successful consultant on the Active Adult market, will now serve as General Manager of Laurel Vistas. Laurel Vistas is a new 55+ community by Pennsylvania builder Perry L. Cisney Custom Builder.
For nearly 25 years, Mr. Parks has been a leader in the growing market of Active Adult living, having been involved in all aspects of creating successful Active Adult communities from research, community site selection, community planning, amenity programming, product design and selection for the active senior market. As General Manager for Laurel Vistas, Mr. Parks will oversee all aspects of community design, execution and operations.
Mr. Parks has authored numerous articles for Where To Retire magazine, Seniors Housing News, Builder magazine, and Urban Land Institute. He has also been a featured speaker for the National Association of Home Builders, the American Institute of Architects, The Real Estate Institute, The Senior Housing Show, Pacific Coast Builders Conference, and the Southeast Builders Conference. The National Seniors Housing Council also accredits him as a Seniors Housing Marketing Specialist (S.H.M.S.). Mr. Parks is a past Trustee of the Seniors Housing Council of the National Association of Home Builders, Immediate Past Chairman of the Best of Seniors Housing Design Awards program committee and past Chairman of the Icons and 2006 Symposium Committees. He has been a judge to numerous housing competitions.
For more information, call (866) 5 – Laurel, or email Bill Parks at [email protected].