Gordon M. Doell President and CEO firstname.lastname@example.orgRead Full Bio.
Under the leadership of visionary CEO, Gordon Doell, the OBASA Group of Companies was founded in 1986. Over the years his Real Estate interests grew to residential, commercial and warehouse industrial properties in various cities in North America.
Today OBASA is well diversified, with its primary business in Real Estate Development/Property Management and Land Annexation creating Master Planned subdivisions for families and businesses in various capacities.
The Corporate Housing division OBASA Suites is not only one of Doell’s core businesses; it is one of his business passions. Respecting the individual brand strength of his peers, Doell has created MasterKey as a select alliance of similar minded leaders within the Corporate Housing Industry.
Elle Crane, CCHP Vice–President, Business Development email@example.comRead Full Bio.
With over 20 years of experience in the corporate housing industry, Crane has held leadership roles in both national key account and supplier management.
Her 13 years' experience creating and growing the largest corporate housing firm in Toronto has equipped her with a solid understanding of the business at all levels.
In her most recent capacity of Supply Chain Manager for Canada with the largest global corporate housing firm, Elle travelled across the country to work with her supplier Members in order to fully understand their capabilities and how they align with clients’ expectations.
Driven by a desire and passion to elevate the industry, Crane leads our global sales and marketing strategy, while strengthening the alliance family of independent brands to deliver client-driven solutions.
Crane is an elected member of the Board of Directors for CERC (Canadian Employee Relocation Council) and serves on the Canadian Advisory Group for CHPA. With an unwavering focus on the guest experience, Crane has received numerous awards for exceptional service, including the Sue Ryan Service Award, and is a two-time winner of the Meritorious Service Award from CERC.
Amber Good Global Alliance Manager firstname.lastname@example.orgRead Full Bio.
With over 15 years' experience in both the hotel and corporate housing industry, Amber has held leadership roles in both inventory and reservations management.
As Global Alliance Manager at MasterKey, Amber provides personal service and support to our Alliance Members in serving the needs of our Key Clients.
In her most recent capacity of Accommodations Manager with the largest corporate housing firm in Toronto, Amber supported her clients' needs across Canada by collaborating with the best accommodation providers in their respective markets.
Determined to always offer the perfect temporary housing solution to her clients, Amber leads the growth of our Global Alliance worldwide.
Cynthia Hernandez, B. Comm., B.F.A. Accountant and Graphic Designer email@example.comRead Full Bio.
With over 10 years of experience in accounting and several years of experience in graphic design and advertising, Cynthia Hernandez is passionate about her two backgrounds and enjoys when she has the opportunity to implement both. Hernandez says that if the right and left side of her brain were hands, she would be ambidextrous.
Through her past roles, Hernandez developed experience in project management, human resources, financial reports, customer management, printed and digital media products.
Cynthia is originally from Mexico. Living in 3 different countries during the last 12 years has created in her a strong ability to adapt to new scenarios and develop new skills.
John Decoste, CCHP Global Sales & Business Development for the Americas firstname.lastname@example.orgRead Full Bio.
John Decoste represents Global Sales & Business Development for the Americas at MasterKey Alliance with responsibility for business planning, research and development, marketing, national and global sales. Prior to joining, John, CCHP, worked for almost 4 years at Corporate Stays, where he helped the company grow from a local to a national successful enterprise and built a large corporate housing network. His 20 years of hospitality experience began in Banff, Alberta (Canada) as a Night Auditor at age 18.
He moved back to Montreal, Quebec (Canada) to complete his Tourism degree and work as Front Office Assistant & Night Manager for Radisson Resorts, Wyndham Resorts and Hyatt Regency. His 4-5 star hotel customer service experience combined with years of sales and travels, leadership and professionalism, and a touch of humor, brought him directly in hotel Sales where he learned from the best at Marriott Residence Inn - Downtown Montreal. As an Account Manager, John exceeded all objectives and expectations, and generated tremendous quality corporate business for almost a decade. His main successes are Insurance and Movie Industry where he worked on several blockbuster productions such as the Xmen franchise, The Walk and Bad Santa 1-2. In 2013, John finally realized his life-long dream to move his family to Laguna Niguel, California.
As a strategist and team leader, John is known for driving growth and profitability with expertise and delivering technology/customer solutions. His strong contract management and negotiation skills have raised customer retention by improving communications prioritization and shortening resolution times for customers. When John is not generating business, he is most likely playing Hockey in one of his two teams in the Orange County or/and spending time with his wife and kids (daughter & son) at the beach.
Ben Davis Global Supply Chain Advisor email@example.comRead Full Bio.
Ben Davis has over 15 years experience in property playing an active role in the Serviced Apartment sector as it has developed in London and expanded across Europe.
His past roles include working as a Corporate Sales Manager for a Global Serviced Apartment agency and building far reaching relationships within the Global Mobility Sector.
In 2012 Ben launched a Serviced Apartment Consultancy, providing invaluable 'best practice' advice to Investors, Property Owners and to Start-Up Serviced Apartment companies, also helping the more established Serviced Apartment Companies to acquire portfolios of leased and owned assets.
Ben is a business partner of the Association of Serviced Apartment Providers www.theasap.org.uk and regularly inspects Serviced Apartments and Apart-Hotels wordwide for bookers, buyers and operators.
Sunil Khandade Technology Project Manager firstname.lastname@example.orgRead Full Bio.
With over 8 years of experience, Sunil commands the development efforts at MasterKey Alliance Inc with full authority, handling primary application development and project management surrounding that epic job.
His extensive experience in project management, web development and database design allows him to not only seamlessly support our creative efforts but also to come up with elegant and scalable applications.Read Full Bio.
Sunil has completed his masters in computer applications and started pursuing his interest since academics.
In his leisure time, Sunil loves to play and spend time with his wife and 3 years old daughter.
Noelle Brown Global Sales Representative email@example.comRead Full Bio.
Dedicating over 25 years to guiding professionals through relocation and corporate housing challenges, Brown built a lifetime of success stories securing temporary accommodations across the United States. As the newest member of MasterKey team, Noelle will spearhead MyKey client service from her base in South Carolina, playing a crucial role in helping corporations exceed their accommodation needs, as well as identifying and vetting new properties to better serve clients needs.
Jodie Robulak Vice President of Marketing firstname.lastname@example.orgRead Full Bio.
As a proven marketing leader, Jodie Robulak develops marketing strategies based on business analysis and market insight, shaping teams, tools, and campaigns to differentiate brands. Enjoying over 15 years collaborating with owners, managers, sales professionals, clients, and creatives, she thrives on transforming facts into opportunities that build business and motivate audiences. As the Vice President of Marketing for MasterKey Alliance Inc. Jodie will be responsible for guiding the team from strategic planning through implementation and reporting, building systems to better support our partners and clients needs. She has helped organizations raise the top line and reduce the bottom line in local, national, and international markets, and is poised to do the same with MasterKey and its partners.
Sashi Athota Vice President of Product email@example.comRead Full Bio.
Sashi is a post-graduate in computer science and engineering from the University of Michigan with qualifications in law and business management. His experience includes consulting as well as account, operations and product management. Sashi's operational roles spanned managing teams at Target and setting up the regional operations of Oravel Stays, a hospitality ecommerce platform. He loves to travel, does yoga and writes poetry.