Fast-paced growth continues for Boulder, Colorado-based InvitedHome, just named the “Top Vacation Rental Site for Personalized Travel” on Forbes.com. Joining an impressive roster of business, hospitality and asset management professionals are three additions to the leadership team: Ryan Jones as Vice President of Sales, Jennifer Frayser as Head of Vacation Sales and Zachary Sennett as Colorado Regional Director of Operations.
“Our industry is evolving at record speed, and we’ve been able to lead the transformation thanks to the talented people guiding our business,” noted Michael Joseph, co-founder of InvitedHome. “I’m thrilled to welcome Ryan, Jenn and Zach to InvitedHome, and look forward to their contributions as we usher in a promising new era for the luxury vacation rental sector.”
Ryan Jones, Vice President of Sales: In charge of portfolio growth, Jones brings a strong track record of developing and executing successful growth strategies for two-sided marketplace organizations. He is recognized as a leader in implementing solution selling within start-ups, as well as building new channels, and has shepherded over $1 billion in revenue in worldwide sales throughout his career. Most recently, Jones worked at HouseCall Pro, an award-winning mobile software for home service professionals, where he grew the business from $60,000 to over $10 million in annual revenue in just over two years. A British-born entrepreneur, Jones has relocated from California to Colorado to join InvitedHome.
Jennifer Frayser, Head of Vacation Sales. Tasked with guiding InvitedHome’s centralized reservations team, Frayser joins from Nordstrom Bank, where she led the organization’s training, quality assurance and customer satisfaction programs. Her 15-year tenure with Nordstrom included driving improvements in the customer experience, bettering service delivery, leading the Colorado Customer Care team, and organizing training and development.
Zachary Sennett, Colorado Regional Director of Operations: Charged with overseeing all operational elements pertaining to the traveler and homeowner experience, Sennett manages InvitedHome’s work in Breckenridge, Telluride, Vail, Beaver Creek and Steamboat, Colorado. Sennett’s professional journey in hospitality began over 20 years ago and has included posts with renowned operators such as White Lodging, Sage Hospitality and most recently, Inspirato, as senior hospitality operations manager.
These appointments follow other notable hires for InvitedHome, including Head of Revenue Owen Miller, formerly with Frontier Airlines; Vice President of Operations Chris Sewell, previously with Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts and Exclusive Resorts; and Chief Marketing Officer Wendy Purvey, who hails from Sotheby’s International Realty.
About InvitedHome InvitedHome is the nation’s most highly reputed vacation home rental company that has transformed the industry by operating like a top-tier hotel organization. Its portfolio of homes, chosen for their breathtaking attributes, typically range from $1-10 million in value (some as high as $20 million), and are set in some of the country’s most enviable resort destinations: Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Telluride, and Steamboat, Colorado; Jackson Hole, Wyoming; Santa Barbara and Lake Tahoe, California; Maui, Hawaii; and the Emerald Coast of Florida. Home owners and investors entrust their assets to InvitedHome for expert in-market management and strong revenue returns. Travelers repeatedly turn to InvitedHome for its hotel-inspired service. InvitedHome was named to the Inc. 500 list of fastest growing private U.S. companies in 2015. For more information, visit www.InvitedHome.com and follow @InvitedHome on Twitter Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and LinkedIn.