Scottsdale, AZ. — — Cadence Living announces that Jim Thiede has joined the management team of Cadence Living as Vice President of Marketing and Strategic Planning in the Mountain Region. Jim will have principal responsibility for strategic planning and census building for Cadence’s portfolio of communities in Arizona and Colorado. Jim has over 20 years of experience in sales and marketing including over 15 years in the healthcare industry and over 5 years in the technology sector. Prior to joining Cadence, Jim held senior marketing and sales roles with Brookdale Senior Living, both in Arizona and at the corporate office. “Jim is a perfect fit for our flourishing Arizona and Colorado communities,” stated Cadence Chief Marketing Officer David Haack. “His combination of experience with senior living and cutting edge technology will help Cadence stay at the forefront of strategy and marketing as our industry matures.”

Cadence Living owns and/or operates communities throughout the “Southern Smile” states from the West Coast along the South to the Mid-Atlantic. What sets Cadence apart is the company’s devoted approach to creating healthy, vibrant communities that offer residents exceptional independent living, assisted living and memory care lifestyle options. The name “Cadence” underlines the company’s personal philosophy that each community should aspire, create and respond to life’s natural rhythms to enliven and enrich the experience of residents. For more information on Cadence Living, visit