Founder & President
Founded in 2016, Housing By Dana is the culmination of careful planning and preparation by Dana Bruske.
Prior to her career in Corporate Housing, Dana was a Regional Sales and Service Trainer for a Fortune 500 company and shared the responsibility for the development and sales success of 200 employees in 20 retail centers, representing $57,000,000 in annual gross sales.
A friend and colleague to many in the Corporate Housing and Relocation Industry, Dana began her career with Oakwood Worldwide on their property management team. Among a variety of responsibilities, Dana managed apartment community homes with up to 3,000 units, and traveled the West Coast to trouble-shoot operational issues and assist with increasing Oakwood’s sales on a broader scale.
Vice President, Finance/Operations
As Vice President, Amy heads up the accounting department for Housing by Dana and oversees Operations.
Amy brings a wealth of experience and education to the company and, by extension, our clients and guests. Amy’s career experience includes three years as a loan officer for a mortgage company, followed by ownership of two successful fitness companies over a seven year period.
After growing and running businesses, Amy is an ideal additional point person for the Housing By Dana team, as well as our vendors and clients. She understands the importance of accurate and timely accounting services, and is charged with assuring that all clients, vendors, and guests are treated in a professional, high-level manner.
Amy is a licensed Mortgage Loan Originator and Real Estate Broker in the state of California. She received her B.A. in Political Science from UCLA. Amy continued on to earn a Juris Doctor and a Masters of Law in Taxation from the University of San Diego School of Law.
National Account Excecutive
Frank enjoyed a very successful and extensive career at the 3M Company that spanned nearly thirty years. His contributions included leading four different divisions in retail, sales, and management.
Prior to his longstanding career with the 3M Company, Frank spent years in management at a Commodity Brokerage firm, as well as at the SS Kresge Corporation.
With his unparalleled knowledge, skill set, and experience, we are proud to have Frank represent Housing By Dana.
Frank is an avid golfer and a consummate professional.
Mario received a B.A. in Economics from San Diego State University and is licensed to sell insurance in California. In his spare time, he is a talented musician.
Mario Lovio joined Housing by Dana as an Account Manager. Mario brings experience in insurance sales and customer service, as well as corporate housing expertise.
As a corporate housing Inside Sales Associate, at a previous corporate housing company, Mario provided his clients with an immediate response to reservation requests, and used his knowledge of national properties to meet each guest’s specific requirements.
Housing By Dana gives Mario the opportunity to cater to each client, taking the time and care needed to ensure the right home fit and an excellent guest experience for each person and family.
In 2007, Dana moved to a mid-sized corporate housing company where she held the positions of: District Sales Manager, Vice President of Operations, and, ultimately, Vice President of Sales, over a 9 year period. Dana spearheaded the company’s rebranding which brought a shift in client demographics and with it, tremendous growth.
With the launch of Housing By Dana, Dana’s vision of running a boutique, high-service corporate housing company is a reality. Beyond her passion for superior service and quality, Dana brings years of resolution and negotiation skills, analytical and strategic business practices and a devotion to staff training that often saves her clients and guests irreplaceable time and thousands of dollars.
Dana holds a certificate as a Corporate Sales & Service Trainer, ARM® accreditation (Accredited Residential Manager) and the CCHP designation (Certified Corporate Housing *Professional).
Housing needs fluctuate, grow, and evolve in ways that may not be anticipated. To meet those needs, Housing by Dana was launched in 2016 and received an immediate, enthusiastic response from both companies and individuals alike.
The name of the company was designed to represent our philosophy of providing personalized service with comfort and convenience.
We combine an individual approach with the latest technology to create not just a solution, but a strategy.
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