Propark announced today that Drew Riley has joined the company as the new president of Winpark Management, LLC.
“Drew comes to us with a wealth of knowledge and experience in both operations and business development,” said Propark’s Chief Executive Officer, John Schmid. “He brings a diverse skill set as one of the newest members of our Parking Dream Team, and we’re looking forward to Winpark’s growth under his leadership.”
Drew has over twelve years of experience in the parking industry, most recently serving as the vice president of business development for Lanier Parking, where he also held key roles including, but not limited to, general manager and project manager.
“Drew’s knowledge of the industry and the marketplace makes for a natural fit with Winpark, which will be beneficial to our existing clients,” continued Schmid. “We expect that his extensive client services background will add value to the assets already entrusted to our care, and assist in accelerating expansion into new markets and verticals.”
Drew Riley received his degree in economics and finance at Hampden-Sydney College. He is active in the Houston Building Owners and Managers Association (Houston BOMA) and serves on the Board of Directors for Open Door Mission, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, dedicated to providing long-term solutions and programs that break the cycle of homelessness and poverty.
Founded by Hines in 1997, Winpark is a premium parking services provider operating Class-A office tower parking facilities in Houston, Dallas, Phoenix and Austin. Winpark has also developed a proprietary parking management software integration platform designed specifically for large real estate assets. Winpark has successfully managed and consulted on some of the nation’s largest Class-A office, retail, mixed-use, and medical facilities, as well as complex design and administrative challenges.
Winpark’s services include the ability to work from the “ground-up,” from build-out and design, through the management and running of complex garages. Cutting-edge software solutions provide for seamless monitoring, and billing and operational oversight. Winpark trains owners and managers to identify solutions and understand exposures, bringing an unbroken chain of accountability to parking operations. WinPark also consults on technology and equipment upgrades, garage traffic flows, accounting controls, fraud detection and space-mix optimization.
Winpark is a member of the International Parking Institute, the National Parking Association, the Green Parking Council, BOMA International and the Property Management Association.
The company was acquired by Propark in February 2014.
For more information, please visit www.winpark.com
Propark is one of the country’s premiere parking companies, providing full-service parking solutions across all parking markets, including office buildings, retail centers, corporate campuses, airports, universities, medical institutions, municipalities, stadiums, residential buildings and hotels.
Headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, Propark operates more than 500 locations in convenient markets across the United States, including New York, Washington D.C., Boston, Cambridge, San Francisco, Oakland, Sacramento, Palo Alto, Reno, Cleveland, Jacksonville, Nashville, San Antonio, Denver, Phoenix, Hartford, Stamford and New Haven.
For more information, please visit www.www.propark.com