THE BUCKINGHAM NAMES MICHAEL HERNANDEZ EXECUTIVE CHEF
Hernandez was promoted from his role as Sous Chef at The Buckingham, where he has worked for the past four years getting to know the preferences and palate of the residents. Prior to joining The Buckingham, Hernandez worked for Kahala Nui Senior Living in Honolulu, Hawaii. He holds an A.S. Degree in Culinary Arts from the Culinary Institute of the Pacific in Honolulu.
“We are so excited to see what exciting new flavors Michael will introduce as executive chef,” said Fenske. “Because he has been with The Buckingham for the past four years, he is familiar with our residents and their preferences, but I know he is excited to bring in some new dishes and put his own touches on the already fabulous menu here.”
Forte Public Relations
12700 Park Central Drive
Dallas, TX 75251
214-890-7912 ext. 27
The Buckingham is Houston’s premier life care senior living community located in the Memorial neighborhood. Situated on a 17-acre site along Buffalo Bayou at 8580 Woodway Drive, The Buckingham offers resort-style services and amenities for active, independent seniors, as well as all levels of health care services on-site at The Plaza at The Buckingham. The community features 205 independent living residences; 43 private assisted living apartments; 16 private memory support apartments; and 60 private skilled nursing suites.
The Buckingham is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit senior living community owned by Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation (SQLC), a Texas-based nonprofit organization that owns sister communities Edgemere in Dallas, Querencia at Barton Creek in Austin, Mirador in Corpus Christi and The Stayton at Museum Way opening this fall in Fort Worth. For information visit www.buckinghamhouston.com, or call (832) 426-1372.
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release THE BUCKINGHAM NAMES MICHAEL HERNANDEZ EXECUTIVE CHEF here
News-ID: 185070 • Views: 1206
More Releases from Forte Public Relations
three: living architecture Partners with Omega and Church to Design Senior Commu …
A new trend is sweeping the senior living industry as churches seek to partner with developers to build communities within or adjacent to their campuses. The shift is part of a larger goal to serve and connect with a variety of people. three: living architecture’s latest design project – Lake Vista at Eagle’s Landing – is the result of such a partnership between Greenbrier Development, Omega Communities and Eagle’s Landing
Sonata West Orange to Expand Continuum of Care With Lively and Active Resort-Sty …
As the market matures and more options become available, companies are beginning to realize that they must develop tailor-made senior living communities, rather than one-size-fits-all counterparts. Most importantly, the new wave of senior living needs to incorporate regional design and cultural influences that cater to the senior demographic in the area of development. By incorporating regional flair and local cultural influences, architects, developers and landscapers work as a team to
three: living architecture Challenges Philosophy of Senior Living Design with Fr …
How can the senior living industry transition from a collection of formulaic aging-in-place communities to communities offering a transformational life-enhancing experience? They can model their design after Nakoma Sky with its unique, 79-acre, desert-resort site designed for an active lifestyle. La Posada, a nonprofit senior living organization that owns and manages properties, has engaged three: living architecture to design a remarkable living environment that truly connects its residents to
Avanti Senior Living Partners with Eldermark to Help Team Tailor Care to Each Re …
Avanti Senior Living, a revolutionary company that develops, operates and manages boutique-style senior living communities, and Eldermark, a nationwide software solutions provider for senior housing management, are leading the way with innovative technology in taking electronic healthcare records management to the next level. The two companies are preparing to launch an integrated electronic healthcare record-keeping system which will allow electronic healthcare records to be shared via a healthcare information exchange
More Releases for Buckingham
MR Solutions receives Queen’s Award for Enterprise at Buckingham Palace
MR Solutions, the Surrey-based preclinical imaging company, received royal approval when attending a reception at Buckingham Palace to receive the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise (Innovation). This was achieved in recognition of their development of the world’s first commercial range of cryogen-free preclinical MRI scanners, which do not require liquid helium cooling, and the commercial success which has followed. The winner’s reception was hosted by Her Majesty the Queen and His
THE BUCKINGHAM NAMES TODD WERTHMAN ASSOCIATE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
The Buckingham senior living community has named Todd Werthman as associate executive director. The announcement was made by Julie Fenske, executive director of The Buckingham. “Todd brings extensive experience in healthcare and a real passion for residents to his role as associate executive director,” said Fenske. “Under his leadership, I am confident that the level of service at The Buckingham will continue to exceed the expectations of the community we
THE BUCKINGHAM HONORS STAR OF HOPE VOLUNTEER
Jim Feaster has devoted seven years of his retirement to serving Houston’s homeless population with Star of Hope. Because of his dedicated volunteerism, The Buckingham senior living community is recognizing Jim Feaster as the third recipient of The Buckingham 2011 Salute to Seniors Award. Marilyn Fountain, director of community relations for Star of Hope, nominated Feaster for the honor. “Jim and his wife Marge have assisted with many special projects
RESIDENTS OF THE BUCKINGHAM “GO GREEK” AT DINNER EVENT
Following an informative presentation on the Isles of Greece and Crete, residents of The Buckingham senior living community came together to enjoy a Greek-themed party at the community’s first Go Greek dinner event. Residents enjoyed authentic Greek food such as baba ganoush, lamb shank, Greek style grilled chicken and traditional Greek dessert, baklava. All of the courses were prepared by The Buckingham’s own executive chef, Mike Hernandez. Following dinner,
THE BUCKINGHAM HONORS THE BEACON VOLUNTEER
One local man has spent every Monday for the past three and a half years cooking food and serving the homeless of Houston at The Beacon Day Center. Because of his dedicated volunteerism, The Buckingham senior living community is recognizing George Clouette as the second recipient of The Buckingham 2011 Salute to Seniors Award. Cydney Cameron, community outreach coordinator for The Beacon, nominated Clouette for the honor. “Mr. Clouette has
RESIDENTS OF THE BUCKINGHAM BRING ROYAL CHARM TO HOUSTON
As the world watched one of the most anticipated weddings of the century, residents of The Buckingham senior living community were preparing for their own royal wedding celebrations. More than 50 residents and staff members participated in the royal wedding extravaganza, which included a three-tiered wedding cake, high tea, and of course, big hats! “Because our community shares the same name as the royal palace, it was only fitting