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A global pet transportation network based in the U.S.

Starwood Animal Transportation's home office is located in Cape Coral, FL. 

Starwood employees are located across the US and UK. 

Home Office

  • 3106 Del Prado Blvd. S. Unit # 303
    Cape Coral, FL. 33904
  • Phone
    239-344-8959
  • Email
    info@starwoodanimaltransport.com
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Our Starwood Team

Ashley Adkins

Director of Content Development

Ryan Bole

Director of Customer Experience

Kristen Bradley

Domestic Sales Representative

Madison Brouillette

Veterinarian Coordinator

Tanya Brown

Customer Care Coordinator

Charlene Buen-Sabga

International Bookings Coordinator

Rosemary Cann

Senior Customer Care Coordinator

Sage Cromelin

Senior Customer Care Coordinator

Benjamin Cumbie

International Sales Representative

Melissa D'Aniello

Agents Coordinator

Caitlin DiNardo

Accounting Admin

Kim Ebener

Veterinarian Coordinator

Allie Fornal

Assistant Sales Coordinator

Brett Furlong

CEO

Wesley Furlong

VP of Support Services

Tanner Glickman

Sales Coordinator & Airline Relations Manager

Kirsty Hewitt

Manager & Team Lead

Sahara Hines

Receptionist & Operations Support

AM Karhu

Documents Coordinator

Shannon Laccone

Senior Customer Care Coordinator

Sheila Leavitt

Executive Assistant

Sharmaine Lopez

Customer Care Coordinator

Debra Lusk-Ashkin

Domestic Bookings Coordinator & Receptionist

Adam Melton

Senior Director of Operations

Tim Patterson

Route Planning Coordinator & Dispatcher

Molly Place

Customer Care Coordinator

Tammy Salazar

Flight Documents & Security Coordinator

Ross Scheintaub

International Sales Representative

Sarah Whittington

Team Lead

Kacey Witkowski

Director of Operations
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Ashley Adkins

Director of Content Development

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
The wonderful team that we have here!
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
A horse! I have always loved horses and grew up riding them. I always thought they were such beautiful, majestic creatures.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
I grew up in Seymour, CT and currently living in Naugatuck, CT!
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Ryan Bole

Director of Customer Experience

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
Problem solving an unexpected situation and having a joyous pet and owner reunion at the end!
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
Weimaraner because Quinn is my Weim dog and she is just like me, except the tail. Adventurous, random, subtle, affectionate, witt, clumsy, bad texter and loving.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
Littleton, CO and recently moved to Columbus, OH
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Kristen Bradley

Domestic Sales Representative

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
The flexibility and the people
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
Mama Bear because they are cuddly and sweet but also protective and strong.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
I'm from Louisville, KY home of the Kentucky Derby and I graduated college in Nashville, TN and my husband and I have been here raising our family since!
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Madison Brouillette

Veterinarian Coordinator

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
I love being on a team of amazing people and working in such a unique industry!
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
Got to be a cat, I love how independent and clever they are, yet have such playful and loving personalities.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
I am originally from Jupiter, FL and now live in Palm Bay, FL
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Tanya Brown

Customer Care Coordinator

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
All of the animals!
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
A Dragon, because who wouldn't want a dragon watching over them!
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
I'm a military brat, so don't really have a hometown, but my family all hails from Indiana. Currently living with my Husband and five cats in Cape Coral, Florida.
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Charlene Buen-Sabga

International Bookings Coordinator

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
Team camaraderie and a true sense of loyalty.
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
The Phoenix
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
Hudson Valley, NY are my stomping grounds, but I'm a certified Floridian now!
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Rosemary Cann

Senior Customer Care Coordinator

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
Getting to see all the adorable animal friends who we help to travel the world!
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
An otter because they’re playful, sociable, and get to spend all day swimming!
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
I was raised in Seymour, CT. Currently, I reside in Watertown, NY.
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Sage Cromelin

Senior Customer Care Coordinator

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
The joy of successfully moving peoples fur babies while they undergo a big/stressful move!
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
I'd say a golden retriever - they're kind, sweet, and intelligent with a mix of calm and hyper :)
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
My hometown is Yorba Linda, CA, but I now live in SW, FL - The very rainy "Sunshine State"
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Benjamin Cumbie

International Sales Representative

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
The freedom, camaraderie, and teamwork
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
Red Fox (but only in winter), because they are resilient and tune into their surroundings to succeed. Have you seen them dive into the snow to catch mice!? Google it.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
Cape Coral, Denver
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Melissa D'Aniello

Agents Coordinator

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
Helping keep families together! Our fur family members are very important!
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
An elephant, they are gentle loving souls and thats what I try to be.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
West Haven, CT and still here!
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Caitlin DiNardo

Accounting Admin

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
The community created among employees
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
A tuxedo cat! I love being around people.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
I was born in Kings Mountain, NC and I currently live in Cape Coral, FL
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Kim Ebener

Veterinarian Coordinator

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
Seeing pictures of everyone's fur kids and knowing they will be able to go on this new adventure with their people.
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
My Bernese Mountain Dog because we both love a good hike & swim but know that the snack & nap afterwards are just as important :)
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
I was born in Munich, Germany and am currently in West Palm Beach, FL.
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Allie Fornal

Assistant Sales Coordinator

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
My favorite part of working at Starwood is being a part of a wonderful and diverse group of people who make shipping pets globally a more fun and rewarding job.
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
My spirit animal is the sloth because I love hanging out (pun intended) and simply enjoying life.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
Born and raised resident of Cape Coral, Florida!
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Brett Furlong

CEO

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
I love our team and the opportunity we have every day to work closely with people around the world. Also, you can beat a pet reunion! 
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
I think my Spirit Animal would be a Golden Retriever because I grew up with them and Mandy and I have had three since we were married. Like our goldens now, I love to play, but unlike them, I don't sleep 15 hours a day. I'd love to meet the person who coined the phrase 'work like a dog.' 
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
My hometown is Cape Coral, FL and I currently still live here. I am one of the few natives with family stretching back five generations in Lee County, FL. 
 
About Brett
Brett Furlong is passionate about raising the bar in pet transportation through the multiple companies he leads. Brett has traveled extensively doing humanitarian work in Africa, Asia, South America, and throughout the US and during this travel, he saw how pets were traveling and thought it could be done better. After living, traveling, and working for 2 1/2 years in an RV with his family and two dogs, he developed My Pet Cab to solve the transportation problem of how pets can travel in the US in the same comfort he enjoyed. Brett brought together leaders in pet handling and transportation and developed My Pet Cab to be the premier ground transport company dedicated 100% to pets.
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Wesley Furlong

VP of Support Services

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
We have a fantastic team and it's enjoyable to work together on new projects. 
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
I had no idea so I did what our teenage kids do- I searched online for a quiz. It says I'm either an owl or a fox!
We have a Newfie and a golden doodle. 
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
My hometown is Cape Coral, FL and I currently live in Asheville, NC. 
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Tanner Glickman

Sales Coordinator & Airline Relations Manager

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
The dedicated team that comes together to ensure all of our pet journeys are done safely and comfortably.
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
My spirit animal is a puffin because they're cute and silly. I also own multiple puffin themed shirts.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
Hometown is Westchester, NY, living in Richmond, VA
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Kirsty Hewitt

Manager & Team Lead

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
The happy reunions
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
A dolphin because they are fun loving and I love the water
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
Hometown is Melbourne, Australia and now I love in Green Valley, ON Canada
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Sahara Hines

Receptionist & Operations Support

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
Receiving pictures of pets when they arrive to their destination and reunite with their families.
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
Tibetan Mastiff -Is a hard worker, protective of his family, fearless, and loyal. They are large in size and substance makes him a wonderful guard dog, and centuries of breeding for that specific task has perfected him as a protector.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
I do not have a home town I am a Military brat. I currently live in Denver, CO but will be moving to Columbus, OH in September 2021
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Sawyer Johnston

Assistant Sales Coordinator

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AM Karhu

Documents Coordinator

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
Seeing the photos and videos of pets reuniting with their owners.
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
Echidna because they're quirky, plus I think they're adorable.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
I'm originally from Minnesota, grew up in New York, and now I live in Austin, TX.
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Shannon Laccone

Senior Customer Care Coordinator

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
My favorite part of working at Starwood is learning all the different aspects of this unique job. I love working with fur babies getting them home happy, safe, and sound.
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
I feel the Deer is my Spirit Animal- I connect with them a bit.,. They are gentle with their approach, Vigilant, determined, and trust their instincts.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
I was born and raised in West Haven CT. I still reside here with my husband and 7 year old
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Sheila Leavitt

Executive Assistant

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
The people I work with!
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
My zodiac sign, the Lion
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
My hometown is Malta, OH and I live in Cape Coral, FL
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Sharmaine Lopez

Customer Care Coordinator

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
My favorite part about working at Starwood is getting to work with a great group of people. The people here truly care about one another and work well as a team. I like knowing that I although I am a small part of a bigger operation my work helps to make the company thrive.
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
My spirit animal is a horse, they are beautiful creatures.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
My hometown is Cape Coral and I currently reside there.
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Debra Lusk-Ashkin

Domestic Bookings Coordinator & Receptionist

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
Helping the Clients with questions, they are soooo happy to speak with a live person! Arranging the boardings then watching for our pets on the Boarding webcams. And learning from Kacey.
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
Horse - for their beauty and strength
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
Hometown - Homer NY and currently - Cape Coral FL
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Adam Melton

Senior Director of Operations

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
I love that Starwood is constantly trying to raise the bar in pet travel. It's a lot of fun to be a part of so many new initiatives that we have in the pipeline -- all aimed at progressing our company and the industry more generally.
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
A bird. I find the immense variety of birds to be fascinating & beautiful. Plus, I love aviation & flying.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
I was born in Raleigh, NC. I grew up in SW Florida. I now live in Asheville, NC
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Tim Patterson

Route Planning Coordinator & Dispatcher

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
The end result of delivering client's pets to them safely and ultimately seeing them happy.
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
An owl because it is the spirit guide that has the ability to see what others miss. It sees the deeper meaning of things and discovers the hidden treasures in life.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
Los Angeles, born and raised; currently still living in LA.
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Molly Place

Customer Care Coordinator

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Tammy Salazar

Flight Documents & Security Coordinator

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
Seeing families reunited with their fur babies
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
Dog - reliable, committed and loyal
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
Los Angeles, CA and now in Cape Coral, FL
 
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Ross Scheintaub

International Sales Representative

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
Being able to be older and less wise than everyone else
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now? 
Basically Merrick, NY -- live in Commack, NY now
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Blake Uyeno

Accounting

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Don Uyeno

President

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Mark Uyeno

VP of Business Development

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Sarah Whittington

Team Lead

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
Being a part of such a wonderful work family and never a dull day in the office! Starwood provides me with plenty of challenges every day, it's a very rewarding job. I enjoy seeing photos and video's of everyone's pets, bringing families back together is so special - and when we receive the reunion emails, those are the best and makes all the hard work worth it!
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
Elephant - loyalty, strength, good fortune, intelligence, determined and protective. All important qualities in myself and those around me.
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
Staines, and Staines!! (UK)
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Kacey Witkowski

Director of Operations

What is your favorite part of working at Starwood?
I love being able to help reunite families with their furry family members! The best part is being able to see the amazing reunion videos.
 
What is your Spirit Animal and why?
I think my Spirit Animal would be a Fox. They are quick thinkers, and intelligent! They are also more active during the night. Even though they often complete tasks alone, they stick with their families. Plus who doesn't love a fox!?
 
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
My hometown is Cape Coral, FL and I currently live in Ft Myers, FL. Just a couple minutes from my hometown!

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Starwood Animal Transportation Services has been helping pet owners with dog and cat transport services since 1984. Starwood's pet relocation services strive to have your pet′s move be as safe, comfortable, and stress-free as possible.

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