Andreas Jansson, Cale, Honored as One of Parking Industry’s Most Influential Young Professionals
Andreas Jansson Honored as One of Parking Industry’s Most Influential Young Professionals
The National Parking Association Announces its 2016 class of the 40 Under 40
TAMPA, FL, August 29, 2016 —The National Parking Association (NPA) has selected Cale America’s President and Managing Director, Andreas Jansson, as part its 2016 40 Under 40 class of young professionals and up-and-coming leaders in the parking industry. Andreas and the other chosen individuals representing multiple sectors of the parking industry will be inducted into the awards program at the NPA 2016 Convention & Expo on September 20th in Atlanta, Georgia.
Andreas Jansson joined the Cale Group in Sweden in 2005 and has served in multiple roles with the company including Director of Global Support and Director of Product Management supporting many large-scale municipal projects around the world. Andreas’ demonstrated leadership ability, technical knowledge and energetic approach has resulted in his rapid advancement in the global Cale organization. He has been named to the Board of Directors for Cale Norway in 2011 and Cale America in 2012. His focus includes integration and growth by implementing a culture of openness, integrity and accountability throughout his organization. In addition to overseeing all departments at Cale America, Andreas is involved with in key parking projects for major US cities including Chicago, Minneapolis, Pittsburgh and Portland, focusing on operational efficiency, technical solution design and improved customer experience and satisfaction.
NPA’s 40 Under 40 inductees will participate in an exclusive peer network group. The 40 Under 40 Peer Network provides inductees with an exclusive opportunity to meet each other and ask questions, discuss best practices and share ideas. The peer network will meet face-to-face at NPA conventions, have conduct quarterly calls and contribute to an online forum on WeAreParking.org.
“NPA is extremely proud to recognize the impact of the parking industry’s best and brightest young professionals, and to also foster leadership development that will continue the industry’s innovation and growth,” said NPA President Christine Banning, MA, CAE. “The parking industry is undergoing dramatic change, especially in the area of technology, and young professionals are the forefront of this revolution. The 40 individuals selected represent major facets of the parking industry, and we are pleased to give them a platform to stand up and be counted.”
Parking industry professionals were able to nominate a colleague under age 40, or individuals meeting the criteria could nominate themselves for the 40 Under 40 honor.
“We are thankful to NPA for their dedication to the parking industry as a whole, and for recognizing and assisting in Andreas’ development as a present and future leader in parking,” said Anton Kaya, CEO, Cale Group. “Not only does participation in the 40 Under 40 peer network help Andreas’ personal and professional growth, but it strengthens Cale America and the parking industry as a whole.”
About Cale America:
Cale Group incorporates over 60 years of experience in the design and development of secure and innovative payment solutions for unattended parking and transit locations with cloud-based management applications. Headquartered in Kista, Sweden, the Cale Group has subsidiaries in ten countries and a network of partners in over 30 countries worldwide. Cale America Inc. was established in 2012 and is Cale’s largest subsidiary with systems installed in over 200 municipalities, campuses and privately-managed properties throughout the US, Puerto Rico and Bermuda.
The National Parking Association is the nation’s leading parking trade group advancing the interests of the private and public sector in parking technology, sustainable mobility, certification, advocacy, research and education. Founded in 1951, NPA has more than 3,800 members and represents all facets of the parking industry. WeAreParking.org