Southbridge announced two Management appointments today to support the tremendous growth the company has experienced over the past number of years and to provide a foundation for the continued expansion of the business.

Richard Franzke will be assuming the role of Vice President, Business Development and Communications. Richard brings over 25 years of business development and marketing experience to the role and holds an MBA in Marketing from York University. During his time at Southbridge, Richard has held a number of progressive positions in Business Development, Government Relations, Communications and Operations. Most recently Richard held the position of Vice President, Retirement. In his new role, Richard will be responsible for the marketing and communications activities at Southbridge including government, sector and local area communications and will support business development including strategic acquisitions and the redevelopment program at Southbridge.

To support the management of the retirement homes, Judy Plummer has joined Southbridge Care Homes as Vice President, Retirement. Judy brings to the role over 20 years of progressive management experience in Retirement Management and Administration. Most recently Judy held the role of Regional Director working with LTC Homes and Retirement Homes where she mentored and assisted high risk homes. Judy will be responsible for the growth and operational success of the 10 retirement and independent living homes managed by Southbridge Care Homes.

Southbridge Care Homes

Creating Caring Environments for seniors is a remarkable responsibility that Southbridge Care Homes takes seriously. Managing more than 30 long-term care homes, retirement and independent living communities across Ontario, we strive to ensure our residents feel connected, supported, loved and cared for.

Contact Information

Patrick Moore
Director of Communications, Stakeholder & Government Relations
766 Hespeler Road, Suite 201
Cambridge, ON N3H 5L8
P: (519) 621-8886, x. 201
M: (647) 539-3953
F: (519) 621-8144