Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities Inc.

Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities Inc.

June 05, 2015 08:00 ET

Ken MacDonald Retiring from Parkbridge Marinas

MIDLAND, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 5, 2015) - Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities Inc. (Parkbridge) today announced the retirement of marina industry expert and leader, Ken MacDonald.

Ken MacDonald has been a longstanding leader in the Canadian boating and marina industries, with an industry career spanning over 20 years, 10 of those with Parkbridge. As the Director of Operations, Marinas for Parkbridge, Ken has successfully managed and grown the marina business of the company. In February of this year, he was the recipient of the prestigious Joe Killi Award for distinguished service, awarded annually to a Parkbridge employee who has made an exceptional contribution and commitment to the company.

President & CEO Andrew Blair thanked Ken for his years of dedicated service, saying, "Ken's knowledge of the industry has helped Parkbridge establish a strong presence in the Georgian Bay region. He was a key leader in Parkbridge's entrance into the marina industry.

"Ken's big smile and energetic personality will be missed by all who had the good fortune of working with him."

Ken looks forward to continuing to promote tourism in the local region. He added, "I'm kicking off my retirement with my wife on a cross-continental road trip over the summer and I'm excited to spend more time with my family."

For more information on Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities and Marinas please visit www.parkbridge.com.

About Parkbridge Marinas (www.parkbridge.com/en-ca/Pages/Marinas.aspx):

At the heart of Ontario's pleasure boating paradise, in Georgian Bay and the Trent-Severn Waterway, Parkbridge's five marinas are homes on the water for those looking for hassle-free places to enjoy their sail and powerboats. The marinas are managed by professionals with over 20 years of marina experience who offer a full suite of services to keep boats in peak condition, year-round. From dry dock facilities to painting, to parts and servicing, Parkbridge marinas offer the boating community an experience unequalled anywhere else in Canada.ΓÇïΓÇï

About Parkbridge (www.parkbridge.com):

Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities Inc. ("Parkbridge") is Canada's leading owner, operator and developer of residential land lease communities, recreational resorts and marinas. Widely recognized as the industry leader in Canada, Parkbridge owns and operates the land, amenities and infrastructure while residents own the dwelling. It is a business model that results in solid investment fundamentals, offering a high-quality, affordable and well-located product, geared toward Canada's changing demographics. Parkbridge's mandate is to make residential and recreational communities affordable, yet exceptional.

Contact Information

  • For information and interview inquiries:
    Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities
    Jessica Moran
    Communications Lead
    519-312-1365
    jmoran@parkbridge.com