Buffalo Zoo restructures executive team

The Buffalo Zoo has announced a leadership reorganization, including three executive promotions. The promotions create a new executive team, with Tiffany Vanderwerf shifting to chief conservation officer; Todd Geise becoming chief marketing officer; and Denise Schaefer moving to chief financial officer. The team will work closely with Norah Fletchall, who joined the zoo in April as president and CEO. Fletchall, who led conservation efforts as part of her previous post at the Indianapolis Zoo, said…

Amherst retirement community rebrands

An East Amherst retirement facility is operating under new management and has changed its name to Solstice Senior Living. The Transit Road facility, formerly known as Montgomery Park, is among 32 independent living communities owned by NorthStar Healthcare Income Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT). The new name comes via a joint venture with Integral Senior Living, a Carlsbad, Calif., company that manages independent, assisted living and memory care properties in 22 states. NorthStar will…