About Us

Our Company

Four Seasons is proudly serving  Ventura, Santa Barbara & North Los Angeles Counties since 2002.  Our experience level is SECOND-TO NONE.  We are certified by the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC). The IICRC  is the largest and most recognized certifying body in the world for the fiber and textile industry. We are also certified by the WoolSafe Organisation and a designated WoolSafe Service Provider

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Dan and Sylvie Traub

We are a family-owned, well-established rug cleaning company  serving Ventura, Ojai,  Camarillo, Santa Barbara, Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village, and Malibu. We are members of BBB with a rating of “A-Plus,” and also winners of Angie’s List Super Service Award. At our facility, Four Seasons Rug Care Studio, which is 1330  Flynn Rd, Ste # E , Camarillo, 93012, we offer full-immersion rug cleaning, or other methods when your rug should not be washed with that  method (as with Navajo rugs).  And, as a “Woolsafe certified” Oriental rug cleaner, I will inspect your rugs before we clean them to determine the best way to safely achieve the result you need  from a rug cleaning company WHO YOU CAN REALLY TRUST. Please call first if you are bringing us a rug!   Dan Traub–Master Textile Cleaner

Our Mission


Our mission and passion is to care for our people and our customers like family, and take pride in our workmanship by providing the most outstanding customer service experience.

 

Our Management Team


Dan Traub, Founder, CEO and Chief of Operations & Training

Dan has been has been in the cleaning industry for over 30 years. Four Seasons was founded in 2002. He brings a vast expertise through his numerous certifications, including Master Cleaning Technician, Master Textile Cleaner, Fabric Care Specialist. Also, he has published many articles in the industry as a customer advocate and served as a quality advocate, helping other cleaning businesses improve and creating more successful relationships between clients and businesses.

 

Sylvie Lariviere-Traub, Vice-President

Sylvie Lariviere-Traub was born in Canada and moved to California, USA,  in 2002. She has been involved with Four Seasons since its beginning. She plays a key role in the management and business develpment of our company. In the past, she has received numerous recognitions by her peers, for her business expertise. She was awarded the Fresno Outstanding Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2002, and was also the recipient of two coveted Special Congressional Recognition Certificates, awarded annually by the U.S. House of Representatives.  Since 2002, Sylvie Lariviere-Traub has been developing a strong expertise in rug conservation.

 

Melanie Beaupre, Controler and Rug Restoration

Melanie has been working with Four Seasons at different times, while completing her Bachelor degree in Sciences at the University of Toronto. She graduated recently and joined our company full time. She brings organization and management skills to the team. She is the person who always ensure the follow up of numerous tasks done in a day. She also will greet our customer who comes to drop off rug and you will see her at times giving inspecting a rug or giving an estimate for repair. She is a great asset for the company as she is an expert at rug repair.

 

Amanda Massey, Customer Care Specialist

Amanda is the voice of Four Season on the phone and probably the first person you will talk to when calling our company. She is married to Ken and they have two wonderful children. Her husband Ken is a Seabee diver in the Navy. Originally they both are from Wisconsin and have been moving at different occasions because of their service to the country. Amanda brings smile and joy to the team.  She is a great team player, and our cheer leader when comes the time to provide an outstanding experience to our customer.

 

Alex Traub, Lead Rug Cleaning Technician

Alex has built a strong knowledge base as a fine fabric and textile cleaning specialist, as he has been working with his father, Dan Traub,  on and off since his teenage years. This laid an excellent foundation for learning about the various fiber types and textiles. Later in his early twenty he joined the Navy to serve his country for four (4) years. In 2004, he joined back Four Seasons and and earned his first Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC). Since then he has worked with virtually every fiber type and soiling condition known in the industry while providing outstanding service experiences to our customers. Alex is married and have three daughters.

 

Barry O’Connell, Appraisal Services, George Washington University (Appraisal Sciences)

Mr. O’Connell has a vast knowledge about Oriental rugs. He has a degree from the George Washington University in Appraisal Sciences (1997). Since 1996, he has been contributing editor of the Encyclopedia of Modern Asia (Scribners), Cleanfax Magazine, Clean Informer Magazine. In 2002-2003, Barry was hired as consultant for the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. for the major move of the collection of the National Museum of American Indian from New York to Washington, D.C. He also gives lectures about Oriental rugs and their identification for the Museum of Textile, Triangle Rug Society, Armenian Rug Society, San Francisco Bay Rug Society, Textile Group of Los Angeles, Textile Museum Associates of Southern California and the International Carpet Exhibition and Symposium in the Republic of Islam, Iran in 2004-2005.