Meet Bijou Ikli:
 
As the Vice President of Strategic Development for Absolute Elder Care, Bijou oversees business development and operations.  She works collaboratively with the organization's leadership team and geriatric focused health care providers including: Physicians, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, Physician Assistants, and medical support staff, to ensure the delivery of top quality, patient-centered care across North, West and East Central Florida.

 

Bijou’s Strategic Partners/Areas of Focus Include:

- Accountable Care Organizations
- Skilled Nursing & Acute Care Facilities
- Senior Living Communities (ILF, ALF, CCRC)
- Hospitalist Groups
- Home Health Agencies
- Senior Advocacy Organizations

Bijou is also the Founder & CEO, Marque Folio, Incorporated, a privately held consulting agency specializing in strategic planning, and public relations.  She has served as an Associate Board Member for the Florida Assisted Living Association since 2014 and on the Statewide Planning committee for Florida Senior Day since 2015.  

Bijou is Core Trained and Certified by the Florida Department of Elder Affairs as an Assisted Living Administrator and is a Certified Corporate Trainer for Second Wind Dream's Virtual Dementia Tour.  She holds a Master's Degree in Strategic Public Relations from George Washington University and a Bachelor of Arts in Internationl Studies from the University of South Florida.