Posted on Oct 17, 2018
Lanier, under the leadership of Scott Diggs, Executive Team Partner, takes the lead in helping the Town of Wrightsville Beach, its employees, first responders, police and fire, and Lanier’s parking management team toward recovery after Hurricane Florence. Lanier is leading a town-wide fundraising effort for the entire Wrightsville Beach community to raise a substantial amount of money for those most affected in the Town. The entire community, including the Town’s staff, public works, police, fire, and all employees on the ground, did an amazing job before, during and after the storm. This t...
Posted on Oct 12, 2018
After his early parking career with Ameripark and gaining 16 years of experience in the industry, Jeff Lane has returned to the AmeriPark family. Jeff has worked in many places including New Orleans and Boston and is now located in Houston. In his current role as a Senior Operations Manager at The Galleria, Jeff claims that his favorite aspect of AmeriPark is the company culture. Jeff’s accomplishments are a result of his hard work, dedication, and communication with clients. According to Jeff, it’s “finding ways to deliver a little lagniappe, a little something extra,” to his client, a ...
Posted on Oct 11, 2018
We are thrilled to announce the newest addition to our Dallas/Fort Worth portfolio: the City of Richardson Garage. The garage is attached to the Eisemann Center Performing Arts Facility and the Renaissance Hotel in the northern suburb of Richardson, Texas. Lanier will operate the garage 24/7 as well as provide event parking at the Eisemann Center (hosting nearly 300 events per year), with two additional garages, bus parking, and a valet service for larger events. Our Dallas/Fort Worth team is extremely proud to add such a high end location to the Lanier family. Congratulations, Lanier! ...
Posted on Oct 10, 2018
Lanier is pleased to announce the addition of 2525 Ponce de Leon to our ever-growing South Florida expanse. 2525 Ponce is a mixed-use development consisting of condominiums, retail and restaurant spaces, and a public garden—all conveniently located just minutes from Miracle Mile. The operation will include self-parking management and administrative support. With this win, we not only grow our presence in the Coral Gables community, but enhance our relationship with the property manager, Hines. Congratulations, Lanier! #BeyondParking
Posted on Oct 08, 2018
Healing Healthcare with Parking A recent report from Morgan Stanley stated that 15% of US hospitals have weak financial metrics or are at risk of potential closure. To determine this, Morgan Stanley analyzed data from roughly 6,000 hospitals, citing weaknesses based on margins before interest, occupancy, and revenue. The struggle to merge accessibility with quality care has forced health systems to look at expansion into outside markets as a way to reach more users. As competition for patients and access rises, hospital operators must focus on the needs of the patient by providing a seam...
Posted on Oct 03, 2018
We are proud to announce that Lanier is expanding its territory in Dunwoody, with the newest additions of One Ravinia and Two Ravinia, as well as the Ravinia Shuttle. We’re excited to expand our presence on this property, as we currently provide parking management services at the neighboring Three Ravinia. Located just north of Atlanta, One and Two Ravinia, both 17-story office buildings, share the Ravinia complex space with a third tower, the Crowne Plaza, as well as the Ravinia Gardens. The premises consists of park and picnic facilities, a pedestrian walkway, a conference center, res...
Posted on Oct 02, 2018
Atlanta Assistant Manager Alexandria Brown has been a Lanier rock star for 3 years now. Currently working with Brock Evans, CPP, Senior Operations Manager, at Buckhead Plaza, Alexandria’s favorite part of her job is being able to see the day to day live operations. Supervisor Brock Evans has raving reviews about Alexandria, stating that she “has been a tremendous asset to our operations at Buckhead Plaza. She brought a wealth of knowledge from her previous location and quickly became an expert on all of our systems and processes.” Alex has been and continues to be a proactive employee wh...
Posted on Sep 27, 2018
As a proud partner of the Georgia Aquarium, Lanier was excited to sponsor its 13th Annual Aqua Vino event! Aqua Vino presents live music, silent auctions, and over 150 varieties of wine and tastings from more than 40 of Atlanta’s premier restaurants. The annual fundraiser benefits the Georgia Aquarium’s conservation and research initiatives, with the overarching goal of inspiring awareness and preservation of our ocean and aquatic animals worldwide. Check out the website to read more on the current conservation and research projects: https://www.georgiaaquarium.org/conserve/rescue-an...
Posted on Sep 25, 2018
This week’s Citizens Insider features an outstanding, long-time member of the Citizens family, Gezhagne “Gee” Desalegn. Gee has been with Lanier for 15 years. He currently works as a cashier at the 3344 Peachtree location, serving local parkers with his enthusiastic spirit. Lanier’s teamwork-centric environment is Gee’s favorite aspect of his job. He enjoys making connections with coworkers and parkers, striving to leave a positive and lasting impression on everyone he meets. Gee will tell you that customer service is what led him to success, and supervisors Georgiana Jackson and Dust...
Posted on Sep 19, 2018
BEYOND PUBLIC PARKING MANAGEMENT 101 Creating a positive “parking experience” in today’s public-sector environment requires more than just the tactics of Parking Management 101. It means Driving Success! We must connect the dots, be fully accountable, and operate using a variety of best practices and protocol; not to forget passion! This dynamic approach enables parking professionals, whether working in public or private-sector capacities, to deliver seamless, transparent and accountable parking operations that are anything but status quo. TOTAL ACCOUNTABILITY Today’s public-sector parki...