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Curiosity Drives Innovation

Curiosity Drives Innovation

May 4, 2022

This article first appeared in the May 2022 issue of Parking Today magazine.   Curiosity is the root of innovation. Throughout the parking industry, we know this to be true. For Propark Mobility, curiosity began with CEO John Schmid. Now, the entire company is on a journey to learn, grow, and innovate. Our curiosity set Propark on its current path, established our four main pillars – people, sustainability, technology, and data – and inspired us to pursue cutting-edge innovation that… Continue reading →

Propark Mobility Grows Boston Asset Management Portfolio by Acquiring Pilgrim Parking

Propark Mobility Grows Boston Asset Management Portfolio by Acquiring Pilgrim Parking

March 2, 2022

Boston, Massachusetts – Propark Mobility announced today that the company has purchased Boston-based Pilgrim Parking, significantly enhancing its footprint in the region. “Pilgrim Parking is a celebrated and well-known Boston institution,” said David Schmid, Propark’s Chief Investment Officer. “The acquisition of this longstanding brand is a dramatic statement of growth for Propark in this marketplace, which is one that we have wanted to expand in for many years.” For 57 years, Pilgrim Parking has been providing services to a variety… Continue reading →

Propark Mobility Becomes First U.S. Partner of HERE Technologies

Propark Mobility Becomes First U.S. Partner of HERE Technologies

February 22, 2022

Propark Mobility has announced its partnership with HERE Technologies, a multinational location data platform. As HERE’s first U.S. partner, Propark will work with the company’s Indoor Map Division to map parking garages and enhance end-to-end navigation services for Propark customers. “We’re thrilled to be the first U.S. company to join forces with HERE Technologies,” said John Schmid, Propark CEO and Chairman. “At Propark, we strive to provide the perfect parking moment. With the addition of indoor mapping, we’ll be doing… Continue reading →

Propark Mobility Extends Texas Presence with Acquisition of Houston-Based Sovereign Services

Propark Mobility Extends Texas Presence with Acquisition of Houston-Based Sovereign Services

January 13, 2022

Houston, Texas – Propark Mobility announced today that the company acquired Sovereign Services, a parking management provider in Houston, Texas. “Sovereign Services is a phenomenal five-star parking management company. They have led the parking industry in Houston with a guest-first approach that strongly aligns with Propark’s own values. We’re thrilled to welcome them to Propark Mobility and collaborate with their team in Texas,” said David Schmid, Propark’s Chief Investment Officer. For over 30 years, Sovereign Services has provided premier parking… Continue reading →

Propark Mobility Announces Appointment of Sean Lampert to Senior Vice President of Operations

Propark Mobility Announces Appointment of Sean Lampert to Senior Vice President of Operations

December 22, 2021

Boston, Mass. – Propark Mobility announced today that the company has promoted Sean Lampert to Senior Vice President of Operations in the company’s Boston region. “Sean has been an invaluable member of the Propark team for over a decade. He's a hands-on leader, whose work has been integral to our growth in Boston. This promotion marks the start of an exciting new chapter for him, and we look forward to the company’s future with him leading our strategic plan in… Continue reading →

Monument Parking Partners With Propark Mobility to Enhance Washington, D.C. Parking

Monument Parking Partners With Propark Mobility to Enhance Washington, D.C. Parking

October 5, 2021

Washington, D.C. – Monument Parking of Washington, D.C., and Propark Mobility of Hartford, Connecticut, are pleased to announce their new strategic partnership in the Washington-Metropolitan area. Monument Parking, now recognized as one of the most established parking companies in the D.C. region, was founded by Mr. Sylvan Gershowitz and his cofounder, Mr. Alan Slavin, in 1964. Since Mr. Slavin’s passing, Mr. Gershowitz has ascended to the CEO position, continuing to lead Monument as a pre-eminent parking management company throughout the… Continue reading →

Propark Mobility Announces Appointment of Alexander Piech to Regional Vice President

Propark Mobility Announces Appointment of Alexander Piech to Regional Vice President

September 28, 2021

Hartford, Connecticut – Propark Mobility announced today that the company has promoted Alexander Piech to Regional Vice President of the company’s New Jersey region. “Alexander Piech is a client-focused professional, who brings a great deal of value through his acute attention to detail and service-oriented approach to parking management,” said John Reimers, Propark Mobility’s Chief Operating Officer. “As his career has progressed with Propark Mobility, he has successfully grown the New Jersey region, while optimizing client revenues, minimizing expense, and… Continue reading →

Propark Mobility & Tensile Investments Acquire Los Angeles Parking Management Portfolio

Propark Mobility & Tensile Investments Acquire Los Angeles Parking Management Portfolio

August 31, 2021

Hartford, Connecticut – Propark Mobility announced today that the company has acquired a Los Angeles parking management portfolio, in a transaction that finalized in July 2021. “Our growth strategy includes the strategic acquisition of small to mid-sized parking management companies whose owners are looking for ways to optimize their company’s value and exit their business,” said David Schmid, Propark Mobility’s Chief Investment Officer. “This established portfolio in the Greater Los Angeles marketplace represents a great deal of added value to… Continue reading →

Propark Mobility Promotes Marc Schreiber to Senior Vice President of Transportation

Propark Mobility Promotes Marc Schreiber to Senior Vice President of Transportation

June 7, 2021

Hartford, Connecticut – Propark Mobility announced today that Marc Schreiber has been appointed as the company’s Senior Vice President of Transportation. “Marc has been helping to intelligently guide the success of our company for over a quarter century,” said David Schmid, Propark Mobility’s Chief Investment Officer. “Particularly, as his career has evolved, his role in the significant growth of our transportation services department has had the most dramatic impact on our shared success with our clients.” Marc Schreiber’s career with… Continue reading →

Propark Mobility Announces Appointment of Kyle Hunter to Assistant Vice President of Corporate Analytics

Propark Mobility Announces Appointment of Kyle Hunter to Assistant Vice President of Corporate Analytics

June 4, 2021

Hartford, Connecticut – Propark Mobility announced today that the company has promoted Kyle Hunter to Assistant Vice President of Corporate Analytics. “Kyle Hunter personifies the Propark Mobility organic success story,” said John Schmid, Propark Mobility’s Chief Executive Officer. “As an inaugural participant in our Leadership Development Program, Kyle has worked tirelessly to carve an impactful career path through our company, and has been effective every step of the way with each role he has held.” Kyle joined Propark in July… Continue reading →