Candice Marcks Appointed Director of Sales for The Springs Living
October 20, 2020
McMinnville, Ore. (October 19, 2020) — Candice Marcks has been promoted to director of sales for The Springs Living. In this position, Marcks will work closely with sales representative at each of the company’s 18 senior living communities in Oregon and Montana to ensure the right strategies, tools, and training are available to best serve the current and future residents.
Marcks brings over 20 years of senior living experience to the role, including her most recent role as director of community relations at The Springs at Lake Oswego in Oregon where she was responsible for the pre-lease efforts with the new community leading up to its grand opening in January 2020. She was instrumental in the successful opening of community which offers independent living, assisted living, and memory care services.
“Over the past 10 years since starting at The Springs Living, Candice has consistently demonstrated excellence in performance outcomes and has a strong passion for connecting older adults with our services,” said Brenda Connelly, chief operating officer of The Springs Living. “Candice excels as a motivational coach, knowledgeable sales leader, and has a positive spirit that is contagious to anyone she’s around.”
Previously, Marcks served as the regional director of sales at The Springs Living for five years, supporting and coaching the sales teams in Oregon and Montana. In 2010, she started with The Springs Living as the community relations director at The Springs at Tanasbourne in Hillsboro, Oregon.
In 1996, Marcks began her career in a variety of areas of senior living, including life enrichment, resident relations, sales, community relations, and business development for organizations around Oregon. Throughout that time, she received accolades, including recognition as #1 Sales Leader of the Year in 2006 and Sales Director of the Year in 2008. Marcks possesses a real estate license in Oregon and is a certified Selling Skills coach and Train the Trainer sales coach. She also has a gerontology and life enrichment certification.
Based in McMinnville, Oregon, The Springs Living is a senior housing organization founded in 1996 with a purpose to change the way people experience senior living. With communities in Oregon and Montana, the organization offers independent living, assisted living, and memory care services for older adults.