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Citizens Lanier Parking Opens Mid-West Office in Chicago

September 17, 2016

Citizens Lanier Parking Opens Mid-West Office in Chicago


September 16, 2016 Atlanta, Georgia.

Citizens Lanier Parking, a wholly owned company of Citizens Holdings, a New York Based Parking company announces the acquisition of Alan Kahn Parking Advisory firm’s contracts based in Chicago, Milwaukee, Baltimore and Atlanta. In addition to obtaining 10 high quality locations in these cities, Kahn has joined Citizens Lanier as a Senior Vice President for the company based in Chicago. Kahn rejoins his former colleagues Jerry Skillett (CEO) and Bijan Eghtedari (President) from their earlier days at Central Parking Corporation.


Citizens Holdings has accumulated through acquisition, 5 unique parking companies with Icon and Quik Park based in New York, Lanier Parking Solutions and Ameripark based in Atlanta and PK1 in Miami. The firm has over 1100 locations nationwide and over $750 million in annual revenues within these companies. Lanier continues to grow its platform containing nearly 500 locations and recognized the opportunity to re-unite with Kahn to further expand its platform into the Midwest and capitalize on Kahn’s business relationships, parking knowledge, leadership and experience of over 30 years in the parking services industry.

Citizens Lanier CEO, Jerry Skillett said, “We are thrilled to have Alan join our team. He brings tremendous talent, experience, and leadership to our firm, which will help us with our growth and service delivery to our clients. Bijan and I have known Alan for more than 25 years and knew his abilities, leadership style and industry knowledge would be a tremendous addition to our organization.”

Alan Kahn, who has been developing his own company over the past two years said, “I have been following the progress Jerry and Bijan have been making over the past few years and it was apparent that they were quickly becoming an industry leader in a very short time frame. Their client portfolio is tremendous, and their management team and administrative staff is of high quality. Further, they offer services in all aspects of the business. I decided that my clients, employees and my family would stand to gain significantly by joining this winning team.”


Bijan Eghtedari


Citizens Lanier

233 Harris Tower Suite 1800

Atlanta, GA 30303