Chef brings passion, mission to disrupt the industry’s dining experience Jackson, MS (September 13, 2018) – Former Google Executive Chef Darin Leonardson has joined Blake Management Group as the company’s new Vice President of Culinary Operations, bringing with him 25 years in hospitality and a mission to transform dining in the senior living industry. “Chef […]
Jackson, MISSISSIPPI (September 4, 2018) – Blake Management Group Names New President Blake Management Group has named John Waits as its new president. In his new role, Waits will help lead the company as it prepares to grow in Florida, Louisiana, Tennessee and Virginia. He comes to Blake from Peterbilt Truck Centers, where he served as COO […]
Biloxi, MISSISSIPPI (August 18, 2018) – The official groundbreaking for The Blake at Biloxi is Aug. 22, giving the public a look at plans for this $25 million assisted living and memory care center. It will be built at 1651 Popp’s Ferry Road in North Biloxi, at the southeast corner of the intersection with Cedar Lake […]
Fort Mill, SOUTH CAROLINA (June 18, 2018) – We are proud to announce our new executive director, Christine Hames! She will lead the newest and most luxurious senior living community in the Baxter Village area. Read More About Christine Christine Hames, the Executive Director of The Blake at Baxter Village, grew up in Virginia. She […]
Starkville, Mississippi (July 17, 2018) – The Claiborne at Adelaide is offering Baby Play Therapy to allow residents and infants to play together each week. Baby Play Therapy takes place every Monday at 4 p.m. Director of Activities Charli Bradshaw said Baby Play Therapy originally started in June when Leanne Williamson of Christian World Missions […]
Fort Mill, SOUTH CAROLINA (June 14, 2018) – Within a year, Blake Management Group will have two assisted-living centers in the Charlotte region’s South Carolina counties. The Mississippi-based company is starting construction on the second, The Blake at Baxter Village, with a ceremony Wednesday on the site off North Sutton Road, next to Baxter Village. […]
Biloxi, MISSISSIPPI (June 13, 2018) – Biloxi will soon be home to an upscale senior living community that will feature everything from fine dining options to a piano bar. The Blake at Biloxi is designed as a premier assisted living facility. It will include 118 apartments for assisted living and memory care. Construction has not started yet […]
FORT MILL, SC (June 13, 2018) – Developers break ground today on a resort-style senior living community that will bring modern living options for the growing aging population in York County and the greater Charlotte area. The Blake at Baxter Village, developed by Blake Management Group and Capital Ventures Inc., will be an 88,000-square-foot development […]
Miramar Beach, FLORIDA (May 16, 2018) –Blake Management Group (BMG), Legendary Living, and the management team from Quality Senior Living (QSL) in partnership with LongueVue Capital proudly introduce “The Blake at Miramar Beach”, a premier senior living community in Miramar Beach, FL. The Blake at Miramar Beach will be located at the intersection of Ponce […]
Harahan, LOUISIANA (March 13, 2018) – Quality Senior Living (QSL), a portfolio company of LongueVue Capital, together with Blake Management Group, introduces “The Blake at Colonial Club”, a premier senior living community in Harahan, LA. The Blake at Colonial Club will be located near the corner of Jefferson Highway and Colonial Club Drive, convenient to […]
Some estimates project the aging services profession may need to attract as many as 1.5 million new employees by 2025. As such, a number of organizations are refining their corporate culture and implementing strategies to attract new leaders and retain and reward them. Blake Management Group LLC (BMG), a privately held senior living operator headquartered […]
FORT MILL, SOUTH CAROLINA: A modern senior living experience is making its way to Fort Mill, offering a new tradition in care. The Blake at Baxter Village will offer exciting opportunities for the area’s seniors and their families. Groundbreaking for The Blake at Baxter Village is scheduled for early 2018.
Frampton Construction Co. LLC wrapped up work late this summer at a new 100-unit locale for older residents near Summerville. The Blake at Carnes Crossroads is opening off U.S. Highway 17A in the emerging master-planned community. Sitting on a 3.7-acre site at the property’s front gate, the 84,000-square-foot building is the Charleston-based contractor’s third facility […]
Having spent nearly two years as executive chef of Biltmore Estate, Damien Cavicchi was pretty sure he knew how to make cornbread. He’d perfected a mountain-style preparation that involved bacon and a cast-iron pan.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (July 31, 2017)— Senior living communities are rarely lauded for their dining programs but with a resident-focused, chef-driven approach to dining, thoughtfully planned menus and a hospitality-minded vision led by Chef Damien Cavicchi, Blake Management Group (BMG) has brought a fine dining experience to South Carolina’s senior housing industry. This vanguard dining program […]
The Blake’s Executive Director Awarded by Louisiana Assisted Living Assoc.
One of my favorite quotes is from cookbook author, Elizabeth David: “Summer cooking implies a sense of immediacy, the capacity to capture the essence of a fleeting moment.” The summer months, to me, mean vegetables, fruits, backyard herb gardens, charcoal grilling, the farmers’ market- and making the time to slow down with family. We thrive […]
The Blake at Carnes Crossroads, a new assisted living community, opens next month in Summerville.
Blake Management Group (BMG) added Michell Boska as vice president of wellness. Boska will focus on elevating the sophistication in how BMG communities deliver care and measure outcomes, including resident experience. She will work to leverage current technology to enhance support and training of care teams across the country. Boska formerly served as regional director […]