Welltower CEO: We Must Figure Out Affordable, Profitable Senior Living Model

A combination of new technology and vertical integration of payers, providers and capital could drive more affordable senior living in the United States, Welltower CEO Tom DeRosa believes. Toledo, Ohio-based Welltower (NYSE: WELL) has developed a successful business based on owning Class A senior housing properties in affluent markets. But the real estate investment trust […]

Big Senior Living Players, Tech Whizzes Unite at MATTER

On the 12th floor of Chicago’s historic Merchandise Mart, you will find the sleek new digs of MATTER. The surroundings, in which tech entrepreneurs tap on laptops and chat about the progress of their ventures, may seem more Silicon Valley than senior living. But MATTER is a hotbed of innovations that could help shape the […]