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Fleet Advantage Is Proud To Announce Three Female Leader Recipients of Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s 3rd Annual Women in Supply Chain Award

September 23, 2022

 

 

 

Fleet Advantage Is Proud To Announce Three Female Leader Recipients of Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s 3rd Annual Women in Supply Chain Award

 

Award Honors Top Female Supply Chain Leaders and Executives Whose Accomplishments, Mentorship and Examples Set a Foundation for Women In All levels of a Company’s Supply Chain Network

 

FORT LAUDERDALE (September 21, 2022) – Fleet Advantage, a leading innovator in truck fleet business analytics, equipment financing, and life cycle cost management (LCCM), announced today that Vice President of Marketing and Business Development, Katerina Jones, Senior Fleet Transaction Analyst and Project Manager, Jackie Jacobs, CLFP, and Marketing Manager, Elizabeth Gomez, were recipients of the Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s 2022 Women in Supply Chain Award.

 

Every year, the Women in Supply Chain Award honors female supply chain leaders and executives whose accomplishments, mentorship and examples set a foundation for women in all levels of a company’s supply chain network. This year’s list includes individuals across multiple industries, including trucking and transportation, who have all helped supply chain clients and the supply chain community at large prepare to meet many of today’s—and tomorrow’s—challenges.

 

As a valued member of the Fleet Advantage team, Jones is an extremely influential woman not only for her organization, but also for the greater transportation and supply chain industries. She strives to deliver information, advocacy, and advancements on a continual basis. Jones contributes greatly to the success of Fleet Advantage’s business operations and this year was appointed to the Senior Management Group.  She also placed a high priority on mentoring and supporting other professional women in Fleet Advantage, in which she recently authored an article in Supply & Demand Chain Executive how other female leaders in the supply chain industry can become successful female mentors. This is the second time she has been recognized for this award, as she won the first year it was created in 2020.

 

Devoting much of her time to recognizing opportunities for fleets to minimize fuel consumption, Jacobs has an integral role of spearheading data analytics and equipment procurement strategies for the company’s Transaction Management Team.  She is an experienced fleet transaction analyst and project manager who provides input and analysis that enables Fleet Advantage to launch pioneering programs that reshape the way transportation fleets operate.  Jacobs was a featured speaker at the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s 60th Annual Convention last October, and she was recognized as a recipient of Monitor’s 2022 NextGen Leaders award in June. She also recently achieved her Certified Lease and Finance Professional (CLFP) accreditation. which illustrates her skillset and commitment to the supply chain industry for equipment leasing.

 

Over the past five years, Gomez has achieved several important milestones with Fleet Advantage. She is instrumental in the onboarding of new clients, where her deep understanding of client operations helps Fleet Advantage secure relationships with Fortune-100 companies and many of the country’s top 100 fleets. Gomez also expanded the program reach and success of the company’s charitable efforts through its Kids Around The Corner Foundation over the last two years to various new organizations, associations and affiliations in local communities.

 

“While the supply chain industry has been heavily affected in 2022, influential leaders such as Katerina, Elizabeth, and Jackie are proving that hard work, dedication and a commitment to navigating solutions for our customers open new opportunities and inspire other professional women in supply chain-focused organizations,” said Brian Holland, President and CFO of Fleet Advantage. “We could not be prouder of the accomplishments Katerina, Elizabeth, and Jackie have worked hard to achieve, and they are a significant reason why Fleet Advantage is a leader in promoting a more diverse workplace for stronger overall industry success.”

 

To view the full list of 2022 Women in Supply Chain winners, please click here.

 

About Fleet Advantage

 

Fleet Advantage is the largest independent lessor for heavy-duty Class-8 trucks and has over $1.8 Billion assets under its Life Cycle Cost Management (LCCM) program for more than 50 customers which includes America’s top corporate fleets, including five (5) of the top 10 private fleets in the country. Fleet Advantage guarantees the absolute lowest cost of operation by providing fleet asset management, financing solutions, and fleet analytics, using the latest equipment technology to achieve optimum vehicle productivity and maximum safety. Our model of TCO, clean diesel, and safety-enhanced trucks with shorter life cycles complement our customers’ ESG goals. The accomplishments of Fleet Advantage and our leadership team continue to be recognized for tremendous growth and industry leadership with numerous awards, including Top Private Independent and Most Innovative Firm by the Monitor Daily, Top Software & Tech Awards, Top Women Associates in Finance, and Green Supply Chain Awards to name a few. The company has also been named to Inc. magazine’s 500|5000 list of fastest growing companies in the nation, and CEO John Flynn was a recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® Florida – Emerging Category award.

 

About Supply & Demand Chain Executive

 

Supply & Demand Chain Executive is the only supply chain publication covering the entire global supply chain, focusing on trucking, warehousing, packaging, procurement, risk management, professional development and moreSupply & Demand Chain Executive and sister publication Food Logistics are also home to L.I.N.K. podcast channel, SCNSummit.com, SupplyChainLearningCenter.com, the Women in Supply Chain Forum and more. Go to www.SDCExec.com to learn more.

 

Federal Jury Finds in Favor of TKH Security in Verdict of Lawsuit Filed by Indect

September 23, 2022

 

 

Federal Jury Finds in Favor of TKH Security in Verdict of Lawsuit Filed by Indect

 

 

 

CHESHIRE, CT – Finalized on September 21, 2022, TKH Security LLC (formerly Park Assist) is pleased to announce the Southern California US District Court jury’s verdict found in favor of TKH Security in the lawsuit filed by Indect. The jury’s verdict affirms TKH Security’s patent, as issued in 2017, is valid and TKH Security has not engaged in bad faith business practices. Further, the jury affirmed this fact by awarding no damages to Indect.

“We’re proud of our strong track record of success. We appreciate the time and effort the jury took in acknowledging the validity of our patent, and we will continue to enforce our patent when required,” said Chief Executive Officer Timme Grijpink.

“TKH Security is looking forward to putting this behind us. We will continue to focus on our existing and future customers by further investing in the innovation of our feature-rich and technologically advanced parking solutions,” said Grijpink.

About TKH Security

TKH Security specializes in the development of smart electronic security, safety, and parking guidance systems. With over 25 years of experience, we offer complete solutions for Parking Guidance, Parking Facility Management, Security Management, Access Control, Video Management, Intrusion Detection, Intercom, Surveillance, and Asset & Site Management. We are always looking for innovative solutions for the market with a focus on creative, flexible and open architecture integration. Recently merging with seven companies (Park Assist, ParkEyes, Aasset Security, Flexsposure, Key Processor, Siqura, and VDG) TKH Security has a strong position in North America, Australia, Europe, and multiple offices all over the world. TKH Security is a member of TKH Group NV.

tkhsecurity.com

Contact

Sarah Clevinger

Director of Marketing 

s.clevinger@tkhsecurity.com

eleven-x to Transform the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Parking with Innovative eXactpark Solution

September 22, 2022

 

eleven-x to Transform the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Parking with Innovative eXactpark Solution

 

 

The smart parking platform will help improve parking access and traffic flow on UWM’s campus

 

 

WATERLOO, Ontario  — eleven-x, a global leader providing complete, high-performance, wireless IoT and Smart City solutions, today announced the company has been awarded a contract by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee(UWM) to improve the parking experience on the 104 acre main campus by enabling a frictionless parking experience for students, faculty, visitors and staff. The company will deploy its eXactpark™ parking monitoring solution, which combines sensor-based space occupancy monitoring, real-time data, and intelligent enforcement amongst other features based on its comprehensive software platform.

To help UWM’s 4,700 employees, 23,000 students and countless visitors find parking more easily, eleven-x will install more than 1,200 units of its award-winning SPS-X sensor across the various parking structures and street spaces on campus. Additionally, solar powered signage will be installed at key points to help drivers with wayfinding, helping reduce cruise times, improve pedestrian safety and enhance the overall campus environment. eXactpark’s software platform will also provide real-time insight on parking availability for more efficient parking management to support increased revenues. The easy-to-use digital dashboard will be accessible via website or phone app, enabling the university to share space availability and location with drivers.

“We are thrilled to partner with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to improve the campus experience with eXactpark,” said Dan Mathers, President and CEO of eleven-x. “Our industry-leading solution will also help the university better plan for future infrastructure requirements as parking has wide-ranging impact on budgets and land use.”

The innovative parking monitoring solution, which is already being utilized by municipalities and institutions across North America, uses LoRaWAN®, a low-power technology that offers a 10-year battery life with minimal maintenance. Also, the SPS-X sensor utilizes multiple technologies including magnetic sensing, radar, Bluetooth and artificial intelligence to provide greater than 99.5% accuracy, the highest accuracy in the industry.

“eleven-x’s solution stood out to us because of its unrivaled accuracy, powerful reliability and low maintenance costs,” said Prasanna Nanda, Director – UWM Transportation Services at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. “With the eXactpark sensors and software platform we will be able to streamline our parking operations and provide our community a seamless parking experience while improving mobility on our campus.”

For more information on eleven-x’s eXactpark solution please visit exactpark.com.

About eleven-x Inc.

eleven-x has a world-renowned reputation as a global leader providing wireless, high-performance, IoT and Smart City solutions for cities, campuses, and enterprises. Customers rely on the company’s expertise to deliver comprehensive solutions that are easy-to-use, fully scalable to help reduce costs, drive additional revenues and most importantly, deliver better services.

eleven-x is currently transforming the parking experience through its industry leading parking technology offering eXactpark™, a sensor-based space occupancy monitoring solution and comprehensive software platform, which enables frictionless parking for drivers and parking managers. Built on the award-winning, patent-pending SPS-X sensor, eXactpark helps customers achieve their key goals of traffic reduction, real-time status availability, improved compliance, increased revenues, lower operating costs and reduced GHG emissions. The solution is being utilized by cities and institutions across North America to successfully address mobility challenges. Visit eleven-x.com for more information and follow us on TwitterLinkedIn, and YouTube.

About the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee provides an affordable, world-class education to 24,000 students from eighty-seven countries. Its fifteen schools and colleges include Wisconsin’s only schools of architecture, freshwater sciences and public health. As one of the nation’s top research universities, UWM partners with leading companies in Wisconsin and beyond to advance knowledge, bring new discoveries to market and prepare students for work in a global economy.

 

Media Contact:
eleven-x Inc.: Mark Hall – mark.hall@eleven-x.com | phone: 1.226.887.0011

Propark Mobility Grows Los Angeles Presence by Acquiring Imperial Parking Industries, Inc.

September 22, 2022

 

 

Propark Mobility Grows Los Angeles Presence by Acquiring Imperial Parking Industries, Inc.

 

 

Los Angeles, Calif. – Propark Mobility announced today that the company has purchased Los Angeles-based Imperial Parking Industries, Inc. (IPI), expanding its area portfolio by 75 percent.

“As a leader in the Los Angeles area, Imperial Parking offers a regional expertise that, when combined with Propark’s national network and back-end systems, will propel both companies forward,” said David Schmid, Propark’s Chief Investment Officer. “Building these meaningful, beneficial connections is a core component of Propark’s mission, and we felt it was more important than ever to approach this conversation with honesty and transparency so we could do right by Imperial’s founders, honor their legacy, and continue our growth in the L.A. market.”

Founded in 1997, Imperial Parking has provided leading parking management services to premium properties throughout the Los Angeles area, including a strong focus in Beverly Hills. The company operates 34 locations, which include healthcare facilities and Class A office buildings, as well as residential and commercial properties. As part of the acquisition, Propark will retain 100 percent of IPI’s frontline staff, with President Kia Shakoori remaining at the helm.

“Kia and his team run an incredible operation,” said John Schmid, Propark CEO and Chairman. “They’ve built a powerful legacy in the Los Angeles area, and we’re thrilled to welcome them aboard. We look forward to collaborating with Imperial to continue providing the highest quality service in the region.”

This deal is the latest in a series of acquisitions for Propark Mobility. Over the last year, the company has acquired Monument Parking in Washington, D.C.; Sovereign Services in Houston, Texas; and Pilgrim Parking in Boston, Mass. To learn more about Propark’s acquisition process, visit www.propark.com/acquisitions.

About Propark Mobility:

Propark Mobility is one of the country’s largest privately-owned parking companies, providing full-service parking and mobility services for over 750 hospitality, healthcare, commercial, and off-airport locations in more than 100 cities across the United States. For more information, please visit www.propark.com.

Premium Parking Acquires Allpro Parking to Accelerate National Growth and Deployment of End-to-End Technology Platform & Parking Management Solution

September 19, 2022

Premium Parking Acquires Allpro Parking to Accelerate National Growth and Deployment of End-to-End Technology Platform & Parking Management Solution

 

 

The deal fuses Premium’s technology with Allpro’s operational reach, leadership depth and service-driven culture

 

 

September 16, 2022, NEW ORLEANS — Today, Premium Parking, the leader in ‘full-stack’ digital parking, announced its acquisition of Buffalo-based Allpro Parking LLC.

The transaction combines two leaders in parking management, aligning Allpro’s operational expertise, strong leadership and community-minded service with Premium’s full-stack, customer-first technology.

The acquisition also expands Premium’s presence across the Midwest and Northeast, creating the nation’s largest network of entrepreneur-led parking markets.

“We’re impressed by Allpro’s incredible service-driven culture, led by the talented team’s dedication to their clients,” states Ben Montgomery, President, Premium Parking. “We share the same ethos, having spent the past two decades solving the underlying problems of legacy parking systems.”

“We put the customer at the center of the parking experience,” continues Montgomery, “with the most robust, flexible, customer-centric solutions built for the future. We look forward to introducing Premium’s technology and services to Allpro clients, customers, asset owners, and employees.”

“Premium changed the way customers discover and pay for parking, transforming urban spaces with frictionless interactions and mobile payments,” adds Richard A. Serra, Allpro Parking CEO & Partner. “Our asset owners, property developers and managers, along with clients will benefit greatly as we roll out Premium’s innovative technologies.”

Clients can expect the Premium and Allpro partnership to elevate operational excellence across the board, including:

  • New opportunities to drive revenue and streamline operations
  • Enhanced collaboration and growth
  • Improved visibility into performance

Customers can expect stress-free parking thanks to a full-stack parking experience that makes it easy to:

  • Find and reserve parking online
  • Pay for parking quickly with the Premium Parking App
  • Scan to park without an app with CameraPay via Apple Pay or Google Pay
  • Secure workplace/residential parking via Cloud Permits
  • Park all month long with a monthly parking Subscription (just drive in and drive out)
  • Park for free at local venues and business (*validated visitor and customer parking available at participating locations)

Employees can expect opportunities to:

  • Manage their location and operations on one seamless digital platform
  • Grow to manage their own team in new emerging markets
  • Use modern technology and operational frameworks to drive parking policy, revenue, and service excellence

In total, Premium will integrate 130 Allpro locations across three states and twelve vibrant markets, including Buffalo, Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, Rochester, Pittsburgh and Syracuse.

With a cumulative 40 years of expertise, the combined company will serve 60 markets across over 750 locations and include more than 700 team members.

The terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Media Contact

Jeff Hinson, Premium Parking

jhinson@jmhcompanies.com

About Premium Parking

Premium has rethought the entire value-creation chain for properties, from the way parking is designed and managed (without gates), how offices and campuses manage permits, to how residents and visitors integrate with businesses and venues, and how new value is distributed among stakeholders and clients. This paradigm shift uses modern cloud infrastructure, AI camera technology, mobile payments; clear, friendly policies, combined with service excellence, to make cities and places everywhere more discoverable and accessible.

About Allpro Parking

Based in Buffalo, Allpro Parking, LLC is the region’s leading parking management company. Allpro Parking offers first-class valet parking services for medical facilities, hotels, special events, and private events. Allpro Parking specializes in the operation and management of surface and structured facilities, health care systems parking management, airport and commuter rail, transportation services, and special event parking.

Flowbird’s Julianne Wilhelm Starts Position as Vice President of Marketing for the US Market

September 15, 2022

 

 

 

Flowbird’s Julianne Wilhelm Starts Position as Vice President of Marketing

for the US Market

 

 

Clearwater, FL —  Flowbird Group, a global leader in curbside management and urban mobility solutions, announced the promotion of Julianne Wilhelm to Vice President of Marketing for the U.S. market. In her new role, Julianne will lead the marketing strategy and enhance communication initiatives for the Flowbird America brand.

Julianne joined Flowbird in 2017 with a dual Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Public Relations from the University of South Florida. With 11 years of experience in marketing, she has aided in managing the corporate branding for the company’s North America operations, along with supporting strategic branding of the company’s parking, mobility and transit systems.

 

Among her list of accomplishments, Julianne spearheaded the U.S. positioning for the Parkeon/Cale America Merger in 2018 when the two companies joined together to become Flowbird. The new brand has since become a well-known name in the industry among parking, transport, and mobility partners alike. She has also worked with international colleagues around the world to develop exciting product launches such as Flowbird Go, the Flowbird Mobile App, Pay-by-Text, ePermitting and more. Julianne has had several of her literary works published in industry magazines, including case studies featuring Detroit, Michigan; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Key West, Florida.

“We are delighted about the leadership role Julianne has accepted as Vice President of Marketing for the U.S.,” said Benoit Reliquet, President, Flowbird America, “Her contributions have been invaluable to growing the Flowbird brand and we are eager to work together to create new solutions and opportunities for our customers and partners. Furthermore, as the first female to take this position, we are thrilled to have Julianne in a role that continues to demonstrate Flowbird’s commitment to a culture of growth and diversity.”

Julianne can be seen at several industry conferences and events representing the Flowbird name. She currently sits on the board for the Florida Parking & Transit Association and is active in numerous other industry associations such as Women in Parking and SWPTA.

www.flowbird.group/smartcity/us/

ParkMobile Partners with GlidePathCX to Launch a Rewards Program for App Users

September 15, 2022

 

ParkMobile Partners with GlidePathCX to Launch a Rewards Program for App Users

 

 

ParkMobile users are now able to earn rewards when parking at over 100 participating airports worldwide.

 

 

Atlanta, GA –   ParkMobile, the #1 mobile parking app in the U.S., has announced a new strategic partnership with GlidePathCX, the leading account linked loyalty solution provider for the travel industry. Through the partnership, ParkMobile’s 39 million users will earn rewards via the Thanks Againrewards platform when they complete transactions at participating Thanks Again airport parking, shopping, and dining locations.

“We are thrilled to partner with ParkMobile,” says Marc Ellis, GlidePathCX’s CEO. “First, we believe the airport industry should adopt ParkMobile’s superior payment experience and make reservations and prepayment available via the ParkMobile app. Second, airports should want to enable passengers to earn valuable rewards seamlessly throughout the Thanks Again coalition of merchants, thereby transcending the traditional airport parking perks paradigm.”

Enrollment into Thanks Again is free, secure, and fast. To sign up, users will need to link their credit or debit card used for ParkMobile to Thanks Again, resulting in immediate rewards earning opportunities. Each ParkMobile parking transaction at participating airports will result in a cashback reward of 1-3% of the total receipt amount. Through the Thanks Again program, members will be able to immediately redeem the cash earned.

“We have been looking for a loyalty program that works in tandem with ParkMobile and the airport industry, and the Thanks Again platform does just that,” says David Hoyt, ParkMobile’s Chief Revenue Officer and Managing Director, North America. “Now, our users will be able to earn cashback rewards while parking at various airports. It’s a win-win for all parties.”

About ParkMobile: ParkMobile, LLC is the leading provider of smart parking and mobility solutions in North America, using a contactless approach to help millions of people easily find, reserve, and pay for parking on their mobile devices. In 2021, ParkMobile became part of the Swedish-based EasyPark Group. The company’s technology is used in thousands of locations across the country, including 8 of the top 10 cities as well as college campuses, airports, and stadiums. People can use ParkMobile solutions to quickly pay for on-street and off-street parking without having to use a meter or kiosk. Additionally, ParkMobile offers parking reservations at stadium venues for concerts and sporting events. Reservations are also available in metro area garages, allowing people to drive into the city without having to worry about finding parking. ParkMobile has been named to the Inc. 5000, Deloitte Fast 500, Smart Cities Connect “Smart 50,” and the Atlanta Journal Constitution’s Top Workplaces. Additionally, the company won the 2022 Stevie Awards for Best Mobile On-Demand Application. For more information, visit ParkMobile.io or @ParkMobile on Twitter.

About GlidePathCX: Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, is a digital consumer data platform for concessionaires, airlines and airports addressing customer experience (CX), data, payment, loyalty, and revenue opportunities in the global travel marketplace. GlidePathCX operates Thanks Again®, the leading loyalty platform for the travel industry. Airports, travel retailers, ”day of travel” businesses and local merchants/attractions leverage our loyalty and consumer engagement platform to make travel more rewarding for frequent travelers and visiting tourists. The only rewards program of its kind, Thanks Again enables members to automatically earn desired rewards when they shop, park or dine at thousands of retailers in and around more than 100 airports throughout North America. The Thanks Again loyalty program is free, secure and easy for consumers to use. Visit https://www.glidepathcx.com to learn more.

 

ParkMobile Contact: Mark Lister, SVP of Marketing, mark.lister@parkmobile.io

GlidePathCX Contact: Ed Puckhaber, COO, edmund.puckhaber@glidepathcx.com

PayByPhone Announces New Partnership with TransLink Park and Ride Lots Across Metro Vancouver

September 09, 2022

PayByPhone Announces New Partnership with TransLink Park and Ride Lots Across Metro Vancouver

 

PayByPhone has partnered with TransLink to offer its mobile parking payment app at 5,500 parking spaces across all nine TransLink Park and Ride lots.

 

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA  — Vancouver, British Columbia, September 8, 2022 – Commuters in the Metro Vancouver area using the designated lots along the TransLink line servicing buses, the SkyTrain, and the West Coast Express can now pay for their parked vehicles with the universally acclaimed PayByPhone app.

PayByPhone makes the transition to cashless parking payment easy. The app is simple to use, and parking payment transactions can be completed in three quick steps using the following methods: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Apple Pay, or Google Pay.

 

Further, drivers can opt to have text messages sent to their mobile phone reminding them of parking expiration. Drivers who prefer not to register for an account can begin a parking session by calling in to pay over the phone or pay with a Guest Account via PayByPhone’s app or website.

 

“We’re thrilled to be partnering exclusively with TransLink to offer our services here in Vancouver, BC, the home of PayByPhone,” says Carmen Donnell, PayByPhone’s Managing Director, North America. “As more people seek out public transit to commute, the convenience of leaving their vehicles parked in designated Park and Ride lots, with the ability to pay for parking time remotely, encourages transit commuting. PayByPhone has proven its popularity in Vancouver and internationally as a versatile and reputable mobile payment app, designed to simplify the parking journey by removing pain-points typically associated with finding and paying for parking,” concludes Donnell.

“We’re always looking for innovative ways to improve the customer experience and make using transit easier,” says TransLink CEO Kevin Quinn. “We’re pleased to be able to partner with Vancouver-based PayByPhone to provide our customers with more convenient and accessible payment options at our Park and Ride locations.”

 

About PayByPhone

PayByPhone’s aim is simple: simplify your journey so you can focus on what matters most. As a wholly-owned subsidiary of Volkswagen Financial Services AG, PayByPhone is one of the fastest growing mobile payments companies in the world, processing more than USD$740 million in payments and over 5 million downloads per year. Available in nearly 1,300 cities across the globe, PayByPhone helps millions of drivers easily and safely pay for parking without the hassles of coins, lines, or fines. The company’s smart, intuitive technology is at the center of its user-first approach, delivered to make everything as simple as possible.

 

For more information, visit www.paybyphone.com.

Brenda Freije Appointed to Vice President of Business Analytics for Propark Mobility Hartford, Conn.

September 09, 2022

 

 

Brenda Freije Appointed to Vice President of Business Analytics for Propark Mobility Hartford, Conn.

 

 

 

Propark Mobility announced today that Brenda Freije has been promoted to Vice President of Business Analytics.

“Brenda has been a remarkable team member and leader throughout her time at Propark,” said Stephen Duffy, Propark’s Chief Strategy Officer. “Her commitment to the success of our clients’ operations and her dedication to continuing Propark’s rapid growth make her the ideal person for this position. I look forward to seeing all that she accomplishes in this new role.”

After joining Propark in 2019, Brenda quickly became an integral member of the company’s Business Analytics Division. Her keen attention to detail, extensive knowledge of the field, and versatile analytical talents have driven her success at the company, where she most recently served as Director of Business Analytics.

“Brenda’s innovative approach to business analytics has been a key component to Propark’s growth and success in recent years,” said John Reimers, Propark’s Chief Operating Officer. “She continuously delivers critical insight that allows us to make data-driven decisions for our clients, ultimately maximizing the efficiency and profitability of their operations.”

In her new role, Brenda will report to the company’s Chief Strategy Officer and lead Propark’s Business Analytics Division as they continue leveraging intel to optimize operations for clients and customers across the country.

About Propark Mobility

Propark Mobility is one of the country’s largest privately-owned parking companies, providing full-service parking and mobility services for over 750 hospitality, healthcare, commercial, and off-airport locations, in over 100 cities across the United States. For more information, please visit www.propark.com

Neology Announces Transportation Authority Alum Carolyn Flowers JoinsBoard as Newest Non-Executive Director

September 07, 2022

 

Neology Announces Transportation Authority Alum Carolyn Flowers JoinsBoard as Newest Non-Executive Director

 

 

 

Flowers is a National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) certified Director, bringing over four decades of Board membership, public, and private sector experience to Neology

 

San Diego, Sept. 7, 2022 – Neology, a global innovator that is re-imagining mobility for smart cities and safer communities, today announced that public and private sector Transportation Authority leader Carolyn Flowers, has joined the Neology Board of Directors.

“Carolyn truly embodies the innovative thinking and problem-solving mindset that we highly value across our teams. She will be pivotal in helping Neology become a world-class smart mobility solutions provider that partners with our customers to help them reduce congestion, improve sustainability, enhance safety, and generate increased revenue,” said Bradley H. Feldmann, Chairman and CEO, Neology. “Without a doubt, her extensive experience and diverse perspective will help strengthen our strategic execution.”

Flowers is a National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) certified Director, and brings more than 40 years of Board membership, public, and private sector experience in the automotive, computer, and transportation industries to Neology.

“The transportation industry is facing many challenges and it must adapt with agility and resilience.  Neology provides mobility solutions with technology that will improve the delivery and effectiveness of transportation services,” said Flowers. “Smart technology is the future, and I am thrilled to join the board of Neology to support their vision and goals for growth and expansion of solutions that will transform the industry.”

Carolyn spent nearly 20 years in the public sector at Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LA Metro) with responsibility for overseeing Strategic Planning, Budget Management, Operations and Safety, and Labor Negotiations. For her outstanding contributions, she was named Chief Operating Officer before accepting a new position in 2010 as CEO for the Charlotte Area Transit System, where she spearheaded a $2 billion expansion of the area’s light rail and streetcar system. In 2015, Flowers joined the Obama Administration as a Senior Advisor to the US Department of Transportation. She was subsequently appointed Acting Administrator for the Federal Transit Administration by the President.

After leaving public service, Flowers joined AECOM, a global engineering firm, as Senior Vice President of their North America public transit sector, which generated over $1 billion in annual revenue. In 2019, Flowers became a Managing Partner and Co-owner of InfraStrategies LLC, a consulting firm that provides strategic planning, advisory services, and capital planning guidance to large transit system clients.

“We are delighted to have appointed such an industry-wide thought leader to support our journey of transforming Neology into the leading smart transportation solutions provider globally,” said Dr. Jörg Zirener, Senior Managing Partner, One Equity Partners.

About Neology

Neology is re-imagining mobility to help our customers accelerate their vision for smart cities and safer communities. Our Mobility Platform™ is setting the industry standard through a unique combination of AI-powered adaptive solutions, a proven integration process, and unparalleled lifecycle support. Backed by a culture of innovation, our mobility experts work closely with global customers and a top-tier partner ecosystem to connect existing infrastructure assets with next-generation technology to modernize the way people move. To create safer, cleaner, more efficient mobility experiences, visit www.neology.net. 

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