Lola.com Company Overview
The best way to book and manage business travel, Lola.com is the new business travel initiative from Paul English, co-founder of KAYAK. Led by CEO Mike Volpe, previously CMO at HubSpot, Lola.com makes every facet of corporate travel easier.
For the business travel manager, life is simpler with quick onboarding, transparent spend reporting, easy to use travel tracking tools, and the ability to create a travel policy everyone uses and loves. For the business traveler, a modern app experience allows easy flight and hotel booking, team destination sharing, loyalty points from the actual hotels and airlines, and 24/7 agent support. For the executive assistant, the Book-on-Behalf feature lets you easily book travel like a boss for your boss.
Experience a travel management tool that works for employers AND employees.
Jobs at Lola.com
Mike Volpe is the CEO at Lola.com, where he is responsible for definition and execution of the company’s strategy including customer service, marketing, sales, and operations. Previously he was CMO at Cybereason, a cybersecurity SaaS company, where he helped the company increase pipeline by 650% in a single year, and grow revenue by 5 times during his tenure. Mike was also part of the founding team at HubSpot, where he spent 8 years growing the company from 5 people to over 1,000 employees, $175m in revenue, and a successful IPO.
Mike (aka “the best marketer in Boston”) is well respected and active in the entrepreneurial community as a member of the board of directors of Validity, and as an advisor or investor in more than 30 startups.
Paul English is the CTO and Cofounder of Lola.com, where he oversees product strategy, definition, design, and development, working closely with customers to make sure that Lola’s newest features are well received by users, and that they become “must haves” not “nice to have”. He also makes sure Lola’s products are innovative, fast, and beautiful with the objective of completely shattering the soul-sucking experience today’s business travelers must endure when planning travel.
Paul was previously the CTO and Cofounder of Kayak (took public then sold to Priceline), and he also co-founded GetHuman (ongoing), Boston Light (sold to Intuit), and Intermute (sold to Trend Micro). Separately, Paul is an investor in dozens of startups, and he sits on six nonprofit boards.
SVP Business Development
Ryan L. Ball
VP Travel Services & People Operations
In addition to working with some of the best talent around, joining the Lola.com team gives you access to some sweet benefits:
Lola.com provides full health and dental coverage and makes contributions toward health deductibles, commuting expenses, and a 401K.
Lola.com wants everyone to thrive and grow. Part of our commitment to our employees is a program of bi-annual reviews and regular 1:1 employee/manager feedback sessions to help each person progress in their own career path, at Lola.com and beyond.
Lola.com makes sure our hard-working, hard-charging team is fueled up, fed, and re-charged in both mind & body. From our imaginative pantry of healthy snacks, to meditation coaching and hobby talks, Lola.com makes sure we stay well balanced.
Lola.com’s unlimited vacation and flexible work programs keep us doing our best work.
We keep things fresh by gathering the whole company off site every month for Lola.com Mosh. We celebrate milestones, award spot prizes, share progress, voice new ideas, try things out, and hear from awesome speakers in tech, innovation, and startup culture. Mosh is our ♥ and soul at Lola.com.
We take our fun pretty seriously, so bring your A-game. Lola.com’s annual Boston wide company scavenger hunt and amazing competitions turn into legendary company parties in our very own nightclub, complete with bar, mood lighting, and DJ booth.
Welcome to Lola!
The Humble Learners Lending Library features a diverse array of books.
The Sales team hard at work. Who's next to ring the bell? Ding ding!
Lola's kitchen features a stage complete with a full sound system and instruments that anyone can use. They even have an in-house band called Purple Haze!
An informal meeting in one of the two "living rooms."
All of the conference rooms are named after employees' pets.
Dee greets you at the reception desk. Can you spot the wombats?
Thumbs up to standing desks.
Lola's Service team calls themselves the Wombats, and the rest of the company gives them Wompliments for a job well done.
Lush plants are everywhere, chosen by a Wombat with a green thumb.
Easy to find inspiration with abstract art wherever you look.
What do you use to cut the ribbon on a brand new office? Giant purple scissors of course!
360 degree views of Boston.
The engineering team building better experiences for business travelers everywhere.
All grit, no quit.
Comfy chairs for visitors.
Fridge fully stocked with healthy (and not-so-healthy) snacks.
Lola embraces all genders with unlabeled bathrooms.