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Propark Awarded Parking Facility Management Portfolio from Hudson Pacific Properties

January 18, 2017

Propark America announced today that the company was awarded a portfolio of parking facilities throughout San Francisco and Los Angeles by Hudson Pacific Properties. “We’re excited and honored to assume management responsibility of these assets for Hudson Pacific Properties,” said John Schmid, Propark’s chief executive officer. “We feel that Propark’s service delivery model, technology expertise and sustainability ideals compliment the values of Hudson Pacific Properties, as well as its tenants and their guests, which will make for a first-class parking experience for many years to come.” The Hudson Pacific...

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Propark America Promotes Luis Garcia to Senior Vice President

September 12, 2016

Propark America is pleased to announce the promotion of Luis Garcia to senior vice president for the company’s west region. “As a longtime member of The Parking Dream Team, Luis represents one of the many organic success stories that have helped anchor our company and position us for success,” declared John Schmid, Propark’s chief executive officer. “I’ve had the pleasure to watch Luis grow into this position and look forward to his continued achievement in his latest role within Propark.” Luis began his career with Propark over eight years...

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Artis McCoy Joins Propark America as Newest Member of The Parking Dream Team

September 1, 2016

Propark America announced today that Artis McCoy has joined the company as regional business development manager. “The addition of Artis to the Propark family is one that will help us to continue growing our presence in the Western United States,” explained Rick DiPietro, Propark’s president. “His demonstrated success has been sustained for almost two decades throughout his professional career, specifically with respect to business development and growth. We’re excited that he’s on our team.” Artis previously served as the regional business development manager for Towne Park, and prior to...

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Nicole Chinea Joins The Parking Dream Team

August 24, 2016

Winpark announced today that they have hired Nicole Chinea as the company’s Regional Vice President of Operations. “We are excited to bring Nicole aboard as the newest member of the Winpark family,” said Liliana Rambo, Winpark’s president. “As the latest addition to The Parking Dream Team, Nicole brings a diverse skillset to our company, which she will leverage to the optimal benefit of Winpark’s clients and guests.” Prior to joining Winpark, Chinea served as a Senior Associate for Walter P. Moore Consulting Services. In this role, Nicole led the...

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Propark America Launches New Company Website

June 27, 2016

Propark America is pleased to announce the launch of its newly redesigned corporate website. “We’re delighted to unveil the new Propark.com,” declared John Schmid, Propark’s chief executive officer. “The clean, modern, responsive design streamlines the process for people looking for affordable parking across the country, and allows for an assured user experience with convenient, secure online monthly parking payments.” Propark’s clients, investors, and partners alike will benefit from the new layout, which will provide them with a comprehensive overview of the company and its services. The site composition allows...

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Propark America Becomes Corporate Sponsor of Women In Parking

June 21, 2016

Propark America announced today that it has become a Titanium Partner of Women In Parking. “Women In Parking is a transformative association for the parking industry,” stated John Schmid, Propark’s chief executive officer. “We are extremely proud to contribute to the ongoing endeavor of empowering women in the workforce and within our industry through this partnership.” Established in 2011, Women In Parking seeks to enhance the professional careers of women in the parking industry through extensive leadership opportunities, the exchange of expert knowledge and ideas, and collaboration between its...

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Propark Names Liliana Rambo as New President of Winpark

February 3, 2016

Hartford, Connecticut – Propark America announced today that Liliana Rambo, CAPP will be joining Winpark Management, LLC as the company’s new president. “We are thrilled to welcome Liliana Rambo to the Winpark family,” said Propark Chief Executive Officer John Schmid. “Liliana’s vast experience in the parking industry will enhance every aspect of our first-class operations. As president of Winpark, Rambo will champion exceptional Class-A office tower service delivery and will focus on national portfolio growth.” Before joining Winpark, Liliana served as the parking director for the Houston Airport System,...

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Peter Thorson Joins Parking “Dream Team”

December 7, 2015

Hartford, Connecticut – Propark America announced today that Peter Thorson has joined the company as a senior vice president. “We are thrilled to welcome Peter to the Propark family,” said Propark’s Chief Executive Officer, John Schmid. “Peter has a robust background in the parking industry and brings with him a unique blend of hands-on leadership and technological expertise, coupled with the mindset of an entrepreneurial strategist. Adding an individual of this caliber to our company as we continue to expand our national portfolio is an exciting development for Propark.”...

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Megan Leinart Joins Parking “Dream Team”

October 6, 2015

Hartford, Connecticut – Propark America announced today that Megan Leinart, LEED AP BD+C, CNU-A has joined the company as national director of corporate development. “We are very excited that Megan has joined the Propark team,” said Propark Chief Executive Officer, John Schmid. “Megan has an extremely strong track record of business development success and we are looking forward to her leading the charge as we continue to grow our nationwide portfolio.” Before joining Propark, Megan served as the director of corporate development at Timothy Haahs & Associates, Inc., where...

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The Charles Square Garage is Awarded Green Garage Certification

July 8, 2015

Cambridge, Massachusetts – The Charles Square Garage announced today that it has been designated as a Certified Green Garage by the Green Parking Council. “This award is the result of years of forward-thinking initiatives and management practices,” said Djamel Ghili, the Charles Square Garage’s account manager. “Sustainability is a philosophy that is prominently embodied at this specific asset.” Launched in 2015, Green Garage Certification recognizes parking facility management practices that maximize performance while minimizing waste. Many of these programs encourage mobility options, sustainable technology and efficient structure design. Sustainable...

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Canopy Airport Parking Expands Partnership with E-470

March 25, 2015

Installs automated billing equipment to serve ExpressToll and Canopy customers Commerce City, Colorado – Propark America announced in a ribbon-cutting event Wednesday morning (March 25) that its Canopy Airport Parking facility, servicing Denver International Airport, has expanded its partnership with the E-470 Public Highway Authority to offer non-stop automated billing to ExpressToll customers. ExpressToll is the automated toll billing system used by E-470, the Northwest Parkway and CDOT’s Express Lanes. ExpressToll account holders who register their transponder number (not their billing account number) with their Canopy 5280 frequent parker...

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Propark America is Winning Bidder for eBay Parking Contract

March 17, 2015

San Jose, California – Propark America announced today that it has been awarded the contract to provide valet parking management services at the world headquarters of eBay in San Jose. “Propark was selected to resolve a severely impacted parking inventory problem through the utilization of an efficient valet parking operation that will provide eBay employees and tenants with a first-class service,” said Tim Maloney, executive vice president, national sales. “Our program will feature our entire suite of Parking Spa amenities, and allow people to request vehicles remotely through a...

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HINES SELLS WINPARK TO PROPARK AMERICA

February 11, 2014

(HOUSTON) – Hines, the international real estate firm, announced today the sale of its parking services company, WinPark Management LLC, to Propark America. WinPark is a full-service parking management and consulting company founded by Hines in 1997. Financials on the deal were not disclosed. “Hines is proud of WinPark’s stature as a leading parking services provider,” explained Charles Elder, senior managing director at Hines. “WinPark’s intimate knowledge and experience within the Class-A office tower market is a perfect fit with Propark’s core values of integrity, driving asset values through entrepreneurial focus, technological innovation and sustainability....

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