Moments Matter

Our 2019 Summer Interns

July 23, 2019 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Culture & Brand Officer

Our team hosted two interns for the summer: Riley Zavala and Izzy Reed knocked it out of the so-called park, helping support our team’s writing, photo, administrative, data collection and entry, compliance, and project coordination tasks. These hands-on internships provided substantial experience and contributed toward fulfilling our summer goals. More about Izzy Born in Columbus,…

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From the AZ Valley to the CO Hilltop

March 1, 2019 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Culture & Brand Officer

On March 1, 2019, DMB Community Life began leading community management services for Inspiration Community Association, Inc., aka Hilltop Club at Inspiration. Our team is settling right in, collaborating with Hilltop neighbors to shape life in this beautiful and unique 55+ community – part of the all-ages community, Inspiration, in Aurora, Colorado. With parks, open…

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Team Building: One Taco at a Time

February 13, 2019 by Kimberly Crowther Miller Executive Director, Eastmark

You know the old saying that the cobbler’s kids have no shoes? Well, one of the perils of working in the community building business is that we’re often so focused on facilitating connections on behalf of the communities we serve, we forget to take the time to build relationships among ourselves. Before you know it,…

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Civic Engagement: Builds Community AND Business

January 16, 2019 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Culture & Brand Officer

DMB Community Life has a rich history – 20+ years – distinguishing the communities we serve. Beginning in 1997, as part of DMB Associates drive to create a unique approach to creating vibrant community life in their real estate development communities, DMB Community Life was realized. Throughout the journey, DMB Community Life has partnered with…

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“Diving In” to Delta Coves

December 18, 2018 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Culture & Brand Officer

A California club community for fast-water lovers with a laid back vibe – that’s Delta Coves. Located in Bethel Island, the Delta Coves community features 560 water-front residences with private boat dock and direct access to the Delta’s 1,000 plus miles of waterways. That’s lots of opportunity for our Community Life Team to engage residents…

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2018 Community Lifer of the Year: Ana Feyereisen

November 23, 2018 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Culture & Brand Officer

What does it mean to be a Community Lifer? It means that we are purpose driven and passionate about what we do. It means that we subscribe to our values – TRUST, RECIPROCITY, SPIRIT & LEGACY – and we believe in them, deeply. We stand by every word of our newly minted Manifesto and we…

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Gratitude

October 31, 2018 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Culture & Brand Officer

After the tragic events of September 11, 2001, I began my gratitude journey. Today it’s a deliberate and daily practice that I continue to refine. Since having children, I’m even more inspired. For me, gratitude helps put things in perspective – to accept and appreciate my life as it is right now. I now start…

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Passion & Possibility

October 10, 2018 by Suzanne Walden-Wells CEO

I have to confess…I think a lot about passion. What is passion? What do I have passion for? And how the heck do I make time for it? In its simplicity, passion is energy. When we are passionate about something, we become energized, motivated, all a-twitter about it. Passion propels us forward. It is the…

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