VANCOUVER, Jan. 3, 2017 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of Imperial Parking Corporation ("Impark") today announced the appointment of Ty Stafford as President & Chief Executive Officer, and member of the Board of Directors, effective January 3, 2017. Mr. Stafford succeeds Allan Copping who held the position of President and CEO since 2010, and remains with the company in a consulting capacity.
Ty Stafford joins Impark from Securitas USA, Inc., a security services company. He led a network of 80 field offices and 14,000 employees as President of the South Region. His progressive leadership in driving profitable growth, implementing strategic solutions, and enhancing customer service solidified their position as the market leader. Ty will be relocating to Chattanooga, TN with his wife Lisa and their son, Cole.
Henrik Slipsager, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Impark said, "We would like to take this opportunity to thank Allan for his tremendous commitment over the past years. Under Allan's leadership the organization doubled in size, and achieved a strategic expansion of its U.S. footprint. We also welcome Ty to Impark. Ty is an experienced senior level manager with a track record of success in the facilities management business through his role at Securitas. His experience positions him well to lead Impark through its next phase of growth."
Mr. Stafford stated, "I'm thrilled to be joining the Impark family and very honored to be leading such a talented team. I see a lot of parallels between security and parking services, so I'm looking forward to collaborating on best practices to drive new services, connect deeper with our valued clients and leverage technology to improve the company's agility."
Imperial Parking Corporation (Impark), with U.S. headquarters in New Jersey and corporate headquarters in Vancouver, B.C., Canada, is one of the largest parking management companies in North America with approximately 3,400 locations, and over 9,000 employees.
For further information: Stephen Richards, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Impark, (604) 331 7204, [email protected]