Vi at Bentley Village in Naples Achieves Great Place to Work® Certification

[Naples, FL] (July 8, 2019) – Vi at Bentley Village, a high-end continuing care retirement community in Naples, is pleased to announce that it has been certified as a great workplace by Great Place to Work®.

Led by independent analysts, Great Place to Work® certifications are based on employee responses and feedback through an annual survey of more than 60 questions, which focus on employees’ workplace experiences, happiness’ and overall satisfaction. Decades of research shows workplaces with high-trust cultures see higher levels of revenue, innovation, customer and patient satisfaction, employee engagement, organizational agility, and more. 

“We are thrilled that Vi at Bentley Village has once again received a Great Place to Work designation,” said Penny Smith, Executive Director of Vi at Bentley Village. “We truly value all of our employees and to know that they feel recognized and appreciated for their work brings us great joy.” 

“We are honored to earn this designation by Great Place to Work, especially since the certification is based solely on employee feedback. Our talented and engaged employees are at the heart of Vi’s brand promise of delivering exceptional service and quality care,” said Randy Richardson, President at Vi. “For more than 30 years, Vi has been dedicated to providing a nurturing and positive work environment and furthering the growth of our employees. We remain an industry leader in providing employees opportunities to learn, grow and realize their career aspirations.”

Vi is committed to providing team members meaningful work, engaging culture, and opportunities to learn and grow as they are the primary drivers of resident satisfaction and quality care. Recognized as a leader in employee development, Vi offers employees a wide-range of training and development programs including tuition reimbursement, free language training, an array of company-paid certification courses, robust leadership development programs as well as access to Vi’s online university, E-Campus.

Vi has received a variety of awards and accolades including Chief Learning Officer Magazine’s LearningElite and Training Magazine’s Top 125. To learn more about employment opportunities at Vi at Bentley Village, visit


About Vi

Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Vi operates 10 continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) across the United States. With more than 30 years of experience as the owner and operator of residential communities for older adults, Vi continues to work toward providing quality environments, services and programs to enrich the lives of those they serve. In 2018, Vi was recognized by Great Place to Work and Fortune as one of the Best Workplaces for Aging Services.

Back-to-School Savings at Miromar Outlets

ESTERO, FL (July 9, 2019) – Miromar Outlets in Estero, Florida invites the public to the following events in the month of August. For more information visit Shop 140 top designer and brand name outlets including Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th, Neiman Marcus Last Call, Bloomingdale’s The Outlet Store, H&M and many more! Free children’s events include Science Saturday, Kids Crafts, Family Yoga and Kids Day. 

Miromar Outlets has been voted Best Factory Outlet Mall, Best Shopping Experience and Best Place to Buy Shoes in Southwest Florida. Call (239) 948-3766 for more information.

August Events & Entertainment

Friday, August 2 thru Tuesday, August 6
Receive A+ savings!


Saturday, August 3
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Donate children’s shoes to any of the iHeartRadio tents located throughout the mall and enter-to-win (up to five times) a $250 gift card to Miromar Outlets or to any of your other favorite stores.


Fridays, August 9 & August 23
6:30 p.m. at Naples Flatbread Kitchen & Wine Bar

Tricky trivia questions test even the most-knowledgeable music buffs as they compete for concert and show tickets at Hertz Arena.

Saturday, August 10
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in WINK Playland
Kids learn by doing interactive science and engineering projects – from making slime to constructing the solar system!

Saturday, August 17
10 a.m. in WINK PlaylandA FREE 45-minute beginners’ yoga class for families with toddlers to tweens.Bring your own mat.

Wednesday, August 21

10 a.m. to noon in WINK Playland
Treat yourself! Moms, enjoy a free goodie from le macaron french pastries when your children attend Kids Crafts.

KIDS DAY            
Saturday, August 31
10 a.m. to noon in WINK Playland
Toddlers to 12-year-olds participate in fun activities and receive free pizza, ice cream and other goodies.

FREE KIDS CRAFTS                                                                           
Every Wednesday
10 a.m. to noon in WINK Playland
Our new Kids Crafts Reward Card is good for a $10 Miromar Outlets gift card after your fifth visit.


Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
9 a.m. in WINK Playland
Certified fitness professionals instruct exercise classes for pregnant, postnatal and ultra-fit moms.


Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
6:30 a.m. in WINK Playland
These 60-minute boot camp-styled classes are designed specifically for women.

WINK Playland, 239.948.3766
Suite 323, 239.262.9464
Party packages available at

DIRECTIONS: Miromar Outlets is located at exit 123 off I-75, on Miromar Outlets Boulevard in Estero, between Naples and Fort Myers, across from the Miromar Design Center.  Store hours are Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Visit for more information.