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  • Citizens Insider: Garry Hollie

    Posted on Feb 12, 2019

    Nine years ago, Garry Hollie joined the Lanier family. He was looking for a new opportunity and was drawn to Lanier at a local job fair. Over the years, Garry moved up within the company to his current position of Operations Manager at one of our highly-regarded healthcare locations. The secret to his success? Living by the Golden Rule: “Treat others as you’d like to be treated.” Josh Simon, Garry’s supervisor, says that Garry “holds himself in high esteem,” adding that he truly enjoys working alongside him. While he loves his job with Lanier, Garry is most proud of the work he does at h...

  • Citizens Insider: Donald Brown

    Posted on Feb 06, 2019

    Donald Brown, or as we call him, “Dee,” has been part of the Citizens family for four years. He currently serves as a Traffic Management Officer at one of our healthcare locations. A friend of supervisor Garry Hollie, Dee thrives in a workplace in which he has the opportunity to serve and make connections with others. His accomplishments are driven by his belief in fulfilling his life’s purpose of serving others. Dee always strives to make a customer’s experience exceptional. Supervisor Garry Hollie says Dee is great with kids and, when working with customers that speak different languag...

  • The Impact of the Changing Workforce

    Posted on Jan 24, 2019

    The Changing Workforce There is a revolution going on, and most of us are barely aware of it. In the world we are creating, we are going to quickly see more things that look like science fiction and fewer things that look like jobs.  The power of the Internet is steadily transforming our lives, as creative people are inventing applications to make life easier. However, the real impact of this revolution is not the advent of the driverless car, but rather, how we keep the wheels on our economy with the reduction in labor requirements. Today, machines and automation are competing for—and often, ...

  • Citizens Insider: Vincent Fowler

    Posted on Jan 18, 2019

    Atlanta Botanical Garden got a good one with our Assistant Manager, Vincent Fowler. Vincent, known lovingly as “Uncle Vince,” has been with Lanier since 1995, beginning his career with us as a holiday shuttle driver at Lenox Mall. Many years later, Vince says his favorite parts of his position as Assistant Manager are learning the hiring and training processes for new staff members and engaging clients and guests at the Atlanta Botanical Garden and the neighboring Piedmont Park. Right now, Vince is super proud of his team for another successful season of events, including the seventh annu...

  • Citizens Insider: Clinton Harris

    Posted on Jan 08, 2019

    Going above and beyond the call of duty is exactly what Clinton Harris brings to the AmeriPark team. Starting as a Valet Attendant in early 2014, Clinton is now an Operations Manager at Broadway Plaza in Walnut Creek. In this position, Clinton juggles a variety of tasks, all in an effort to anticipate a customer’s needs and to ensure the best experience for our customers and our client, alike. In turn, Clinton is often commended for his kindness, professionalism, and for his standout dedication to exceptional service. Clinton attributes his successes to his love of people and desire to a...

  • Citizens Lanier Holdings Becomes an Accredited Parking Organization

    Posted on Dec 21, 2018

    International designation establishes national and international standards for parking management and operations, customer service, professional development, safety, and security. (ATLANTA, GA – December 19, 2018) Citizens Lanier Holdings (“CLH” - Lanier Parking Solutions, AmeriPark and Park One) recently earned status as an Accredited Parking Organization (APOTM), one of very few organizations to do so. APOTM www.parking-mobility.org/apo is a designation for parking organizations that recognize best practices in responsible parking management and operations, customer service, professional dev...

  • Citizens Insider: DJ Salt

    Posted on Dec 20, 2018

    Greenville, South Carolina has yet another local hero. Valet Attendant DJ Salt recently helped a hotel guest at the Home2 Suites Hilton when she slipped in the parking lot and broke her ankle. DJ brought a desk chair from the hotel and helped her return to her room. When it came time to leave, DJ provided extra help and care for the guest, loading the car with her things and helping her into the vehicle. In addition to this occasion, DJ repeatedly receives excellent guest reviews at the hotel. New to the Lanier family, DJ began his career with us 4 months ago, looking to be a parking lot...

  • Driving Success: InterContinental Miami

    Posted on Dec 14, 2018

    AmeriPark is thrilled to announce our new acquisition, the prestigious InterContinental Miami Hotel. The InterContinental overlooks Biscayne Bay and has anchored the famous Miami skyline since 1982. More than 750,000 guests and visitors walk through its front doors every year including heads of state, artists, and the world's top athletes! “It’s an honor to be chosen by the leadership of InterContinental Miami to represent their truly inspirational approach to luxury service. Our team, rooted by several seasoned hospitality professionals, will work tirelessly to advance the guest experience at...

  • Citizens Insider: Germeine Clay

    Posted on Dec 13, 2018

    Service excellence is the key that led Germeine Clay to join the Lanier family. In July of this year, Germeine joined the team as a Parking Lot Flagger at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta - Scottish Rite while the emergency room was undergoing construction. From there, Germeine became a Valet Attendant and later transferred to Kennestone East Cobb. When asked about his job, Germeine has nothing but praise. He loves meeting new people, he is grateful to have a job he enjoys, and he enjoys the easy-going atmosphere of his valet job. Since he started, Germeine has earned a better sense of de...

  • Driving Success: County of Santa Clara Government Center

    Posted on Dec 12, 2018

    Benefitting from our firm’s excellent operating reputation throughout Northern California (including at the County of Santa Clara Valley Medical Center - “SCVMC”), Citizens Parking was recently awarded a contract to establish valet parking management services at the County of Santa Clara Government Center (“CGC”). The CGC is the work site for approximately 2,000 County employees; where it’s estimated four (4) out of every five (5) employees drive to work alone in their vehicle. Accordingly, parking around the CGC area has become acutely impacted, including due to the rapid growth of the number...