Traffic and Advertising Manager
Jon is the “take one for the team” guy - he works directly with Marc on a daily basis. In the marketing department, he works with owners and our owner team to ensure top performance for cabins; works directly with the Director of Marketing and Campaign and Community Manager on projects to improve our marketing presence and sales process; monitors and analyzes data ranging from Google and SEO to social media campaigns and ads; and spearheads special marketing projects to ensure Cabins for YOU is always pushing forward.
He has a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from Kennesaw State University and an associate degree in business administration from Georgia Highlands. His favorite things focus around 2 areas: sports and music. Outside of work, he loves playing guitar, listening to music, watching soccer and NCAA football, playing fantasy soccer, and hanging out with the Atlanta Evertonians supporter group. His dream job: traveling overseas to work in the marketing or analytics department of an English soccer team.
Campaign and Community Manager
Zack has hit the ground running at Cabins for YOU, growing our company through campaigns in order to provide the best vacation experience for our guests and the best property management experience for our owners. He holds a bachelor’s degree in
Zack is married with 1 little boy, and he and his wife are in the process of becoming foster parents! He’s very outgoing, loves most sports, and taught himself guitar and piano. Outside of being home with his family, the beach or golf course is his favorite place to be. Zack also serves on the worship team at Crosspoint City Church and is a host on Game7even podcast where he talks sports with 2 of his college buddies. His favorite aspect of Cabins for YOU? Being able to fulfill his dream of working in the travel and hospitality industry
Chief Editor | Content Creator
Our ruthless editor, Maria shows no mercy with her metaphoric red pen. She spends her days researching, whipping up fresh content, and keeping her finger on the pulse of Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. If you’ve read a newsletter, blog, post, cabin description, or mail-out from Cabins for YOU, you can almost guarantee her hands have been on it at some point.
Maria has a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and English from Freed-Hardeman University, where she ended up after 3 colleges and the quintessential figuring-out-where-she-wants-to-be-in-life college kid experience. Ever the wanderer (J.R.R. Tolkien can tell you she’s not lost), Maria loves traveling and experiencing everything she can. When she’s not typing away, you’ll find her on the beach with her husband and wild little girl, binge-watching the Great British Baking Show, reading Harry Potter - again, or on a quest to find the best desserts around
Web Maintenance Assistant
As the web maintenance assistant, Tanner does a little bit of everything for our websites – from drawing floor plans and changing cabin photos to updating cabin information.
Tanner is currently studying biology at the University of Georgia and is a volunteer puppy raiser for the guide dog foundation (he loves his dog
Technology and Facilities Manager
Our go-to techie, Matthew provides technical support, purchases new equipment and technology, manages our network, assists with website management, and handles all our computer maintenance. He works closely with every department to ensure our computers, phones, and every aspect of our technology is running smoothly. As Facilities Manager, Matthew manages all infrastructure, from HVAC and plumbing to electrical and beyond.
He holds a mechanical engineering degree from Southern Polytechnic State University, and he puts those skills to good use each day at Cabins for YOU! Matthew is married and is excited to become a new dad soon
Blogs, articles, cabin descriptions, marketing campaigns, social media posts, in-house documents, emails, postcards...Chelsi creates content for a little bit of everything at Cabins for YOU! She keeps up with local events so we stay ahead of the curve, and she’s the kind and understanding voice behind our social media accounts.
Chelsi graduated Magna Cum Laude from Kennesaw State University with a degree in modern language and culture and a minor in Native American studies. TEFL
Design & Media Coordinator
Creative and unique, Collin brings a fresh perspective to our marketing team at Cabins for YOU. From creating visual marketing content and video editing to cabin photo editing and email creation, Collin uses his design skills each day to improve our content. Before joining the Cabins for YOU team, Collin graduated from KSU and worked as a graphic designer for Cumulus Media.
Collin’s design skills aren’t limited to graphics. He also makes his own costumes for video game conventions! He loves video games, costume design, and creation. What
Web Maintenance Assistant
Since he started in the marketing department of Cabins for YOU at 15, Seth hasn’t worked anywhere else. He works closely with Tanner to maintain the site, adding new properties, drawing and posting floorplans, uploading new photos, and more. His favorite aspect of working at Cabins for YOU is working with his family - really.
Seth is currently studying business management and human resources at the Harbert College of Business at Auburn University and working on his real-estate license. He’s the youngest of 5 children with 4 older sisters - yes, they spoiled him - and he loves Star Wars, Johnny Cash music, and dancing like everyone’s watching. Seth also loves to travel. He lived in a small village in Oaxaca, Mexico, for 6 months studying Spanish and has checked 12 of 100 countries off his must-go-to list. His favorite quote? “I am Beyonce, always.” -Michael Scott
Digital Marketing Support
New to our marketing department (but not Cabins for YOU!), Sophie manages and processes many travel reservations. She was previously a Vacation Specialist and worked on special projects across our brand geared toward helping our guests create their dream vacations - and that’s still her top priority! Although she’s not a morning person, she stays motivated with the amazing people she works with. “We are all able to share a sense of humor, and the energy in the office makes for a great day with great attitudes.” Oh, and the food doesn’t hurt either. Sophie attended Kennesaw State University.
Sophie has a HUGE obsession with makeup, choosing the wild and bright colors over the natural look any day - although black is her go-to when it comes to wardrobe. We’ll just call her the Marketing Ninja! When she breaks away from the desk, she’s blaring her music with the windows down, traveling, watching true crime stories and delving deeper with podcasts and case stories, and indulging in car rides and ice cream with her 2 rescue dogs -- her babies, Zeus and Bailey.
Guest Advocate | Marketing Assistant
Staycee comes to Cabins for YOU with a passion for marketing, communicating with our guests through reviews, finding the best ways to keep our guests coming back, and jumping in on any marketing projects we have going on! She’s currently attending University of Phoenix, working on her bachelor’s degree in business - with a marketing certificate.
This native Michigander loves cooking and cleaning her new house and finding new shows on Amazon & Netflix with her fiance. And while she loves Cabins for YOU, Disney World is her absolute favorite place in the world! This self-proclaimed Disney nerd loves all things Disney - from trivia and new movies to her her Disney proposal ending in an enchanted rose with a ring and her Beauty and the Beast-themed wedding!