HUB Parking Technology presents a new organization in America

November 18, 2014

HUB Parking Technology is pleased to announce the appointment of John Lovell as the new Managing Director & CEO of HUB Parking Technology USA, Inc. and Hub Parking Technology Canada Ltd./Ltée which constitute the HUB North American region, effective on January 1st , 2015. In the meantime, Robert Kempton, the current CEO of HUB USA, will hold his position until December 31st and will then become the General Manager of the HUB Latin American region.

John has 38 years of industry experience as a CEO, Sales Director and Director of Product Management. Before becoming HUB North America’s General Manager, John held a number of senior management positions, most recently as CEO of ZEAG North America and then of ZEAG Canada Ltd. (which has been part of HUB Parking Technology since 2011) bringing a significant growth of the company. Throughout his career John received several awards: he was recently awarded the Ted Seeberg Award for an Outstanding Contribution to the Canadian parking industry. All regional finance, sales, service and product management functions will report to HUB North America’s General Manager John Lovell.

The Latin American region will be led by Robert Kempton, the previous CEO of HUB USA. Robert has 32 years of experience, joined the FAAC Group in 2007 and has held a wide range of leadership positions in the company. He has served as president of FAAC USA and as Sales Director in several technology and automation industries. During his tenure as HUB USA’s CEO, the business went through a significant transformation to become one of the leaders in the parking industry in the US.

Enrico Nardi, HUB Parking Technology’s BU Director commented: “Both John and Robert have repeatedly demonstrated their ability to lead, manage and grow the company. Their expertise will be key to our success in America”.

This new organization will optimize business operations in the American region and raise HUB Parking Technology’s business efficiency.

About HUB Parking Technology

HUB Parking Technology is the FAAC Group Business Unit that develops, manufactures, installs and provides after-sales services for Parking Revenue Control Systems branded ZEAG, DATAPARK and FAAC. Through its local Group companies and distributors, it is represented in all five continents and more specifically in North & South America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Australia.


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About FAAC Group

FAAC Group is a privately owned multinational Group, a pioneer in the automated systems industry for the control of pedestrian and vehicle access in both residential and commercial applications.

The Group activity is developed through three Business Units: Access Automation, Access Control and Parking Revenue Control Systems. FAAC Group was founded in 1965 and has today become an international industrial Group with over 1,800 employees, 16 production plants and 32 foreign subsidiary companies throughout the world. The Group is based in Zola Predosa, Bologna, Italy.

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HUB Parking Technology

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