Our Corporate Team

Margo Salnek

Founder & CEO

Margo Salnek is a published author and songwriter, professional singer, speaker and producer. Margo created Move Seniors Lovingly in Toronto, Ontario, Canada in 2005 following a 25-year career writing, performing and producing corporate shows for Fortune 500 companies.

Margo applied her many years of producing and logistic skills to create a move transition process that is seamless and cost efficient, resulting in a beautiful fully functional home.

Her many years on stage have made her a much sought-after speaker. Her webinars, “Downsizing to Uplift Your Life”, “The How To’s To Move Forward” and “Coach Houses of Toronto” have been well received and highly recommended by senior residences, lifestyle communities, senior centers, museums and associations.

Margo has authored many published articles on the art of senior moving. Her book “Coach Houses of Toronto” The Boston Mills Press/Firefly is full of beautiful ideas for small spaces and richly illustrates her flair and talent for writing, design and decorating.

Brian Salnek

President

Brian has 25 years’ experience in senior management in office furnishing, architectural and interior design. As a past Vice President and senior consultant, he has extensive experience in moving logistics and program development with banks, insurance companies and Fortune 500 Companies.

As President and Senior Consultant for Move Seniors Lovingly, Brian over-sees all aspects of the company including real estate consulting and consulting with family members, power of attorneys, estate lawyers, trust fund managers, and executors who require services for their clients.

Tim Matthews

Advisor

Over his career, Tim has developed deep expertise in and around healthcare, specifically across the community sector. Tim has acted in an operational and advisory capacity throughout the Seniors health industry including both working in and overseeing services delivered into Long Term Care / Retirement Homes across Canada.

Robert Salnek

Vice President of Operations, Toronto

Robert studied Radio and Television Arts at Ryerson University. He has over 15 years’ experience in marketing, moving logistics and storage. His people skills and his passion for pleasing Move Seniors Lovingly clients make him a favourite. His hard work, dedication and great sense of humour always shine through challenging situations that may unnerve most people.

Barb MacTaggart

Barbara MacTaggart

Principal, Burlington, Hamilton Region and Niagara Region

Barbara is a graduate of The University of Toronto with an Honors Degree in Psychology. She worked as a senior project manager for Move Seniors Lovingly for three years before becoming a Franchisee for her area. She is a certified Home Stager and certified Doula Birthing Coach.

Barbara has excellent business and leadership skills and is always willing to share her vast knowledge, talent and compassion with her clients, guiding them through every step of the move transition in a timely, cost efficient manner.

Scott Phibbs

Principal, York Region

Scott has over 30 years’ experience in customer service, and senior sales management in distribution and logistics. As a leader in customer service and sales, he excels at assisting his clients systematically and cost efficiently through their decision-making process.

Scott’s positive approach to life and his exceptional listening skills have made him a much in demand consultant and senior project manager for seniors, empty nesters and their families who require move transition services.

Alana Ethier

Principal, Durham Region

Alana is a graduate of Niagara College. She is a dedicated professional with a proven track record in marketing and sales in the senior healthcare field.  Over the past ten years, she has worked with two major providers of independent, assisted, and long-term care living.

Her extensive knowledge of senior communities gives her clients firsthand knowledge and understanding of the benefits of moving forward to simplify their lives. She is an experienced business professional, always willing to go the extra mile to ensure her clients and their families move transition experience is positive and stress-free.  

Travis Coleman

Travis Coleman

Principal, Etobicoke, Peel Region, Halton Region, and Orangeville

Travis has over twelve (12) years of experience in the healthcare and social services sectors and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, as well as a Master of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy from Queen’s University.

His past roles include working as a Registered Occupational Therapist with adults across the lifespan, including seniors, to provide home-based mental health services and to assess independent living skills and home safety. His strong counselling skills are extremely valuable to his ability to understand client goals and his calm presence and sense of humour make him highly effective at supporting seniors through challenging life transitions.

Travis is committed to providing the most comprehensive, high-quality, and cost-efficient seniors move transition services. He has a passion for real estate and provides real estate consulting services to help guide seniors through every step of the home sale.

Lee Ann Jennings

Customer Success, Manager

Lee Ann has over 25 years experience as a marketing brand customer service professional. She has a proven track record of excellence working with her clients to meet their needs in a timely and cost efficient manner.

Lee Ann was a  volunteer  for over  25 years with the Air Cadet League of Ontario. She was a Sponsor Chair for 2 Squadrons and a Area Vice Chair for 10 Squadrons and sat on their Board of Directors for 10 years. She also helped in the start up 2 new Air Cadet Squadrons in Mississauga.

She is part of the Move Seniors Lovingly team providing the service she does best….customer service.

Melvin D'Souza

Bookkeeper

Melvin has over 30 years experience in Finance and Administration depts of reputed multinationals in Finance and Administration depts – HOCTIEF AG, IMPREGILO Spa, SNC-Lavalin International in large multi billion overseas projects. Earlier work experience in Petroleum refinery.  Large Fertiliser manufacturing plant and Copper Mining industry with British and European management handling a multicultural workforce.