Executive Profiles

Bob Sturm
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Bob Sturm, President and CEOBob Sturm began his career in travel as an account executive with Pan American World Airways. He joined Professional Travel in 1967. Today, as an acknowledged leader in both the travel industry and the local Cleveland community, Bob has served on the Advisory Boards of three different airlines as well as several other organizations, corporations and charities throughout the travel industry and the State of Ohio.

Rob Turk

robRob joined the Professional Travel management team in 1992 as Director of Sales, was promoted to the position of Executive Vice President in 1998, and since 2016 has served as President. Rob is a recognized leader of all operational units of the company and is focused on business process execution excellence, overall sales and revenue growth. Rob is active in many industry advisory councils of several travel suppliers including Travelport, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines and the Greater Cleveland Partnership of the Air Travel Demand Task Force. Rob also commits time and energy to various charitable organizations including the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and American Cancer Society.

Lynn Pfeiffer
Senior Vice President of Operations

lynnLynn began her career with Professional Travel in 1983, overseeing and automating our entire accounting department and systems. Through her innovative approaches to managing our infrastructure, Lynn’s oversight of reservations, customer service and recruitment continues to help us deliver on our core mission.

Todd Stoneman
Senior Vice President, Technology Solutions

Todd Stoneman, Vice President of Information SystemsTodd has been with Professional Travel since 1996 and has served to keep our systems and reporting capabilities on the cutting edge. He has been in the industry for over 35 years and has broad experience with the airlines and industry vendors. Todd’s working knowledge of our information systems provides invaluable service to our clients.

John Sturm
Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing

John has spent over 25 years in the business of traveling holding similar positions with several Fortune 500 companies, including Walt Disney Studios and Revlon Cosmetics. John joined Professional Travel in 2007 and has helped to refine sales, marketing and client solutions throughout the organization that have helped to accelerate growth and improve overall efficiency.