Meet Our Speaker
Certified Aging in Place Specialist
CAPS, ASID Allied OWNER, and PRINCIPAL, GOLDEN AGE LIVING
Building A Business in Aging in Place
Aging-in-place home design is one of the fastest growing segments of the residential renovation industry. Currently both the US and Canada have created specialized training to award those who have completed the aging-in-place renovations course with the designation of Certified Aging-In-Place Specialist. However, once you receive a designation, how do you go about generating business? In this short yet informative session, Wanda will help you fast track your business in the area of aging-in place. Learn the top key areas to focus on and discover ways to build your business and gain clients in the rapidly growing aging-in-place home modification industry. As a Master Trainer for the National Association of Home Builders and business coach for interior design, Wanda will share the do’s and don’ts once you have your certification or for those considering one.
Wanda Gozdz, CAPS, ASID. After 30 years as a business owner in the information technology field specializing in organization, Wanda recognized the opportunity to apply her skills to another field when she downsized from a house and moved into a condominium. As a baby boomer herself, she realized that there would be millions of other retirees following the same steps who would benefit from her organizational and professional skills. Ms. Gozdz is a Residential Interior Designer, Instructor for the National Association of Home Builders, Certified Aging in Place Specialist, Subject Matter Expert in Universal Design and Aging in Place, LifeDocuments™ Organizer, and a Law Librarian. Wanda served on the Florida Board of Architecture and Interior Design (BOAID). She is a member and Master Instructor of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB),