Revera’s Chief Technology Officer honoured as senior living leader
TORONTO, September 10, 2021 – Steve Paraskevopoulos, Revera’s Chief Technology Officer has received recognition from IndustryEra, in its Top 10 Most Inspiring CIOs of 2021 for his leadership and innovation in the senior living sector.
Steve leads Revera’s 50-person technology team, which provides support to nearly 160 individual sites, and 20,000 employees caring for 16,000 seniors across Canada. Steve and his team are closely integrated across all aspects of the complex and vital 24/7 business of running long term care and retirement homes.
“It is an honour to be recognized among this distinguished group of innovative information technology leaders and receive this award from IndustryEra,” said Steve Paraskevopoulos. “While the pandemic presented new challenges, our technology team was equipped to adapt and implement key infrastructure to support our seniors and our employees."
In responding to the unique challenges posed by this unprecedented pandemic, Steve’s leadership was integral as he led his team to develop crucial technology to track COVID-19 tests digitally and to move Revera’s support teams seamlessly to new remote work. Steve and his team leveraged advanced analytics to enable smart, quick decisions as Revera responded to the pandemic.
“The Revera Technology team’s strategy is built on the decision to be integrators, not developers,” said Paraskevopoulos. “That means drawing on best-in-class applications and developing tech leaders who bring value. They are engaged in the business and knowledgeable about the innovative new solutions that are available.”
As a leader in the long term care and retirement living sector, Revera is dedicated to improving the lives of older adults. Through its $20 million Innovators in Aging Program, Revera invests in and partners with inventors and start-up companies that bring innovative information technologies, products and services that can benefit seniors.
To read IndustryEra’s feature on Revera’s CIO, Steve Paraskevopoulos, visit: www.industry-era.com/Steve-Paraskevopoulos-CTO-of-Revera-Inc-Vendor-Most-Inspiring-CIOs-of-2021-By-IndustryEra
Revera is a leading Canadian-owned and -headquartered, owner, investor, developer and operator in the senior living sector. Through its portfolio of partnerships, Revera owns or operates more than 500 properties across Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom serving more than 55,000 seniors.
The company offers seniors’ apartments, independent living, assisted living, memory care, and long term care. With approximately 50,000 employees dedicated to providing exceptional care and service, Revera is helping seniors live life to the fullest. Through Age is More, Revera is committed to challenging ageism, the company’s social cause of choice. In Canada, Revera is proud to operate retirement residences and long term care homes from coast to coast.
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