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Mar 31, 2015, 15:35 ET

National Parking Association Launches New Awards Program Honoring Influential Young Professionals in Parking

WASHINGTON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The National Parking Association (NPA) recently launched a new awards program recognizing...

Mar 20, 2015, 12:30 ET

National Parking Association Announces Parking Power Network Tour Sponsored by Scheidt & Bachmann

The National Parking Association announces its second nationwide series of parking industry networking events—the 2015 Parking Power Network...

Feb 24, 2015, 11:23 ET

AURP 2015 International Conference to Focus on Creativity in Buffalo

The Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus will host university research, science and technology park executives in Buffalo, New York, for the...

Feb 11, 2015, 14:35 ET

Expert Presenters Tackle Emerging Trends at Spring Training

A carefully selected roster of experts will present during six modules at the Association of University Research Parks (AURP) annual Spring...

Feb 05, 2015, 12:33 ET

National Parking Association Honors Richard G. Hatfield with Harwood Leadership & Legends Award

The National Parking Association (NPA) honored Richard G. Hatfield, Dick, with the parking industry's highest honor, the Brett Harwood Leadership...

Jan 21, 2015, 10:00 ET

Research Park Executives Meeting to Hone Skills, Expertise

University research, science and technology park executives will convene in March at the Association of University Research Parks (AURP) annual...

Jan 07, 2015, 17:57 ET

National Parking Association™ Launches New Website WeAreParking.org as Online Community for Parking Industry

The National Parking Association™ (NPA) today announced the launch of its new website, WeAreParking.org. The new site is a comprehensive...

Dec 09, 2014, 22:29 ET

AURP Elects New President, Officers and Board Members

 The Association of University Research Parks (AURP) today announced the selection of Charles F. D'Agostino, MBA, Executive Director, Louisiana...

Dec 09, 2014, 22:21 ET

AURP Names Winners Of 2014 Awards Of Excellence

 The Association of University Research Parks (AURP) names the Technology Square at the Georgia Institute of Technology as the 2014 Outstanding...

Nov 18, 2014, 09:07 ET
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Future Thrill Rides, Games, Technology, and Foods Headline Theme Park Convention IAAPA Attractions Expo 2014 in Orlando

New thrill rides, immersive games, technology, and fun foods are the buzz of IAAPA Attractions Expo 2014 underway through Nov. 21 in Orlando. The...

Oct 23, 2014, 10:00 ET

National Parking Association Announces Two Newly Elected Board Members & New Officers

The National Parking Association (NPA) today announced the election of two parking industry leaders to its board of directors. In addition, four...

Oct 22, 2014, 12:00 ET

National Parking Association Announces 2014 Innovation Award Winners

 The National Parking Association (NPA) announced the winners of its 2014 Innovation Awards at the Annual Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, October...

Oct 21, 2014, 17:45 ET
Mark Muglich, president of ABM Parking Services, named NPA Chairman of the Board

Leading Parking Industry Trade Group National Parking Association Names Mark Muglich Chairman of the Board

 The National Parking Association (NPA) has elected Mark Muglich, president of ABM Parking Services, as chairman of the board of directors....

Oct 20, 2014, 11:30 ET

National Parking Association Kick's Off 63rd Annual Convention and Expo with Most Education, Exhibits & Attendance

The National Parking Association (NPA) kicked off its 63rd Annual Convention & Expo today in Las Vegas, Nev. once again breaking records with...

Oct 09, 2014, 13:30 ET

City Park's Tim Leonoudakis is Featured Speaker at The National Parking Association's 2014 Convention and Expo

Tim Leonoudakis, CEO of City Park, San Francisco, Cal. will address parking professionals attending the National Parking Association's 63rd Annual...

Sep 30, 2014, 07:30 ET

MindMixer and NRPA Join Together to Enhance Community Engagement Around Local Parks and Recreation

MindMixer, a civic engagement technology company, and the National Recreation and Park Association today announced a relationship that will provide...

Sep 29, 2014, 10:27 ET

17 Groups Urge NRC To Halt Licensing, Relicensing Of 23 Reactors Due To Failure To Address 2012 Court Ruling

 Firing a shot over the bow of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), 17 groups today took a necessary first step to seeking federal court...

Sep 02, 2014, 13:07 ET

Parking, Technology and Transportation Leaders Headline The National Parking Association's 2014 Convention and Expo

The National Parking Association's 63rd Annual Convention & Expo, October 20–23 in Las Vegas, Nev., will feature leading authorities on...

Aug 08, 2014, 09:00 ET

National Parking Association™ and Parking Industry Institute™ Announce Partnership with Wounded Warrior Project

The National Parking AssociationTM (NPA) and the Parking Industry InstituteTM (PII) are proud to announce a partnership with Wounded Warrior...

Jun 16, 2014, 09:38 ET

National Parking Association Releases White Paper Outlining the Evolution of Car Sizes in the United States

The National Parking Association has released a white paper analyzing the manufacturing, sales and market share of smaller vehicles for personal...