Pacific Retirement Services: PRS is the new manager of Middleton Glen in Middleton, Wisconsin

National leader PRS assumed management of Middleton Glen, an Independent Living retirement community, on December 1, 2009

(Medford, Oregon) January 11, 2010 – Pacific Retirement Services, Inc. (PRS), the owner and manager of Capitol Lakes® in Madison, Wisconsin (, announced today that it is now the new manager of Middleton Glen, an Independent Living retirement community located in the Middleton Hills neighborhood of Middleton, Wisconsin (

* Middleton Glen is comprised of two corporations representing the two phases of its development: Middleton Glen, Inc., and Senior Housing of Middleton, Inc.

* The Board of Directors of both corporations awarded management contracts to PRS in October 2009, after a Request for Proposal (RFP) process that involved public and resident board members.

* Management by PRS began on December 1, 2009.

* Both phases are managed and marketed as one community under the name of Middleton Glen.

“PRS has a resident-centered approach to management that thrives on feedback, so our very first task will be to learn the needs and wants of residents and employees by conducting surveys,” says Torsten Hirche, PRS Administrator of Operations. “We look forward to partnering with everyone at Middleton Glen in furthering the success of this community.” Middleton Glen is located at 6720 Century Avenue, in Middleton, WI 53562. For more information, call 608-836-7998 and visit

Pacific Retirement Services is a national leader in the senior housing and health care industry. To learn more about PRS and its family of retirement communities, call 888-724-6424 and visit

A sponsor of Middleton Glen, Capitol Lakes offers Middleton Glen residents priority access to its continuum of care. Capitol Lakes is downtown Madison’s only retirement community, located at 333 West Main Street, in Madison, Wisconsin 53703. To learn more, call 608-283-2000 or 888-211-8801 and visit

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About Pacific Retirement Services, Inc. (PRS)

As a national not-for-profit leader in the senior living and health care industry, PRS is at the forefront of the retirement revolution, transcending age to serve the actively involved seniors of today and tomorrow. Headquartered in Medford, Oregon, with another office in Memphis, Tennessee, PRS develops, operates, and manages a growing family of 56 organizations, including affiliated Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs), managed retirement communities, affordable senior housing centers, charitable foundations serving PRS residents, and a community services division that funnels volunteers to support local nonprofits and people in need.

About Middleton Glen

Middleton Glen is an independent living retirement community located in the premier Middleton Hills neighborhood, close to shopping, dining, and nature trails. Spacious one- and two-bedroom apartments offer comfort and convenience, allowing time to bird-watch in the nearby nature conservancy, have breakfast at the local café, or play bridge with your neighbors. This friendly community is designed for seniors who want to enjoy carefree living that promotes physical well-being and the vibrant, independent lifestyle you’ve earned.

About Capitol Lakes®

Capitol Lakes is an accredited, not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) and an affiliate of trusted national leader Pacific Retirement Services, Inc. It is also the only retirement community located in the heart of downtown Madison. Stylish and progressive, Capitol Lakes offers an array of spacious residential styles, fine amenities, and sociable activities in a vibrant and actively involved lifestyle designed for healthy aging. Every level of care is available on campus, including Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation.