Andrea Tsakanikas is the founder and President of CrewFacilities.com. For over three decades Andrea has been involved in the property and facility management industry. She has represented investors across the US, managing hundreds of thousands of room nights of workforce lodging, rental, and travel products over the span of her career. Since 2007 she served as a management consultant with a specialization in optimizing operations of hotels, workforce and corporate housing, as well as, Class A, B & C multi-family projects, ensuring the highest returns in revenue and profitability.
Sampling of her past projects:
- VP of Operations, Corporate Lodging Company. Tasks included the setup of a remote lodging division to manage class A apartments, suites, lodges and man camps.
- Chief Operating Officer, Crew Logistics/Remote Lodging Company.
- President/Founder, Property Management Entity.
In the group travel industry, most companies have a fiduciary duty to the owners of the hotels and facilities. Andrea’s vision was to launch an organization that would focus on the customer side of lodging. To ensure all facilities adhere to quality standards and negotiated pricing.
Memberships & Community Service:
- Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP) – Member
- Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) – Forum Representative
- Women’s Business Council Southwest (WBCS)– Board Member
- Women’s Business Enterprise Alliance (WBEA) – Member
- Broward Women’s Alliance (BWA) – Past VP of Membership
- National Small Business Association (NSBA) – Member
- Florida Transportation Builder’s Association (FTBA) – Member
- Career Source – Start Up Now – Mentor
Director of Client Services
As Director of Client Services, Gina is responsible for the Reservation and Customer Service Departments for CrewFacilities.com. Her decade plus of experience in the health care industry has given her the insight and experience to oversee our company’s critical mission response teams. She plays a crucial role in enhancing the integrity and impeccability of the entire client service experience from initial introduction through business development and then on-boarding as new accounts, the process of procurement and vetting potential facilities, to booking their reservations, checking them in and tracking them on a daily basis, through check out. Acting as the liaison between the company, the facility and client. Gina’s oversight of the customer service team members is continuous training and enhancements to service highly critical mission clients, additionally train the company’s vendors and partners in adhering to our company policies and procedures.
VP of Special Projects
Mason Bradshaw is an experienced Development Executive. He spent the majority of his career in the Construction Industry. He has overseen many types of Construction projects; Office, Condominium, Hotel & Resort, Commercial & Retail, Federal & State, Education, Transportation & Municipal, Criminal Justice, Medical & Pharmaceutical, Telecommunication and off-shore islands. His experience is in representing Owners, Corporations, and Developers in Management of the entire process.
Mr. Bradshaw brings his development expertise to CrewFacilities.com in our project and business development divisions. He works closely in the development of new business and new project innovation. He leads CrewFacilities.com Development initiative to ensure both Procurement and New Business Accounts come together to ensure the client receives the best product and service.
Executive Vice President
Kenny is responsible for the 2016 addition of our the governmental and estimating division of CrewFacilities.com. Additionally, he is involved in the high level coordination and satisfaction of client crews and teams traveling throughout North America. His career experience as Owner’s Representative in the management of construction projects and over many divisions assists him in understanding our client personnel needs and to quickly identify and manage their logistics and movement from job location to job location. He understands logistics from a field perspective to ensure our crew accommodations meet health, safety and environmental standards. As case studies have shown a direct correlation between personnel quality accommodations and their increased productivity. And this also attributes to our clients’ ability to retain their personnel for extended periods while on the road. All adding back to our client company’s bottom line profits.
Senior Procurement Coordinator
Karol Hess brings decades of experience in negotiation and procurement. She is an expert at syncing supply with demand and developing strategies that significantly impact CrewFacilities.com clients’ bottom line. She has a keen ability to problem solve and find solutions no matter how challenging the client requirement. Karol works to close the gap between business development and reservations to ensure the client receives the best quality facility, at the most competitive rate, closest the job site geographic coordinate. It’s all about customer service and savings for the client’s Crewfacilities.com represents.
Director of Communications
Sarah Bruno brings experience in management, marketing and communications to CrewFacilities.com. Her mantra is “Creative. Motivated. Dedicated.” And those words truly describe Sarah’s capability and mission. As Director of Communications Sarah is in charge of the design and implement all manner of marketing and sales strategies. She is on the front line of communication on behalf of the organization and handles business development and marketing campaigns, new client outreach, current client retention and promoting the organization and its mission.