Travelers Haven Expands Leadership Team

Travelers Haven, one of the largest and fastest-growing corporate housing companies in the country, welcomes Margot Hart as Vice President of Sales and promotes Troy Shaffer to Vice President of Strategic Business Operations.

Margot Hart joins Travelers Haver as Vice President of Sales where she will be focused on accelerating company growth and expansion into new verticals.  Margot brings over 15 years of sales and leadership experience to Travelers Haven.  Prior to joining Travelers Haven, she was a sales leader at Staples, her most recent role being Vice President of Sales Effectiveness.  Margot’s demonstrated success in building effective sales teams, expansion into new verticals, revenue generation, account management, pricing strategy, and team leadership will help take Travelers Haven to the next level.

In addition, Troy Shaffer has been promoted to Vice President of Strategic Business Operations. Since joining Travelers Haven in 2008 as employee number four, Troy has been a vital part of the company’s growth holding positions in almost every department. Over the last year, under Troy’s leadership, the Travelers Haven team has achieved a Net Promoter Score (NPS) of 72, cemented Travelers Haven’s leadership in healthcare as the primary corporate housing company for medical workers and implemented various operational improvements to allow Travelers Haven to be 3-5 times more scalable than traditional corporate housing companies.

“With Margot joining the company and Troy’s new role, we are well-positioned to have Travelers Haven become the most loved and largest corporate housing company in the U.S.,” said Carlos Abisambra, President and CEO of Travelers Haven.

Earlier this year, Tom Durant joined Travelers Haven as Vice President of Finance and Accounting. Tom’s background includes extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions. Before joining Travelers Haven, Tom was CFO at Renovation Brands. Prior to that, he held a variety of senior finance, operations, and strategy roles at Centerline Solutions and Home Advisor and gained his initial accounting experience at Deloitte and Touche.

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