WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today at the National Parking Association's (NPA) 65th Annual Convention & Expo, NPA will present its first annual Executive Sustainability Series. Bijan Eghtedari, CLH president and president of Lanier Parking Solutions and NPA board member, will be interviewed by Jeff Pinyot, President, ECO Lighting Solutions (ECO), the sponsor of this session.
In this first series, Eghtedari we discuss how Lanier incorporated green practices into their parking operations at Atlantic Station, a mixed-use facility in Atlanta, Georgia. It is one of the largest parking structures in the United States and incorporates green practices and promotes sustainability for its patrons and employees with EV charging, free bike parking and local shuttle.
"Sustainability is becoming an increasingly important consideration for parking operators," said NPA President Christine Banning, MA, CAE, on why NPA is launching the Executive Sustainability Series. She continued, "The Executive Sustainability Series allows C-suite parking professionals to discuss how to improve sustainability practices in their facilities and the challenges and benefits associated with implementing those principles on a peer-to-peer level."
This Executive Sustainability Series is sponsored by ECO Parking Solutions. NPA member and president of ECO Parking Solutions, Jeff Pinyot, will host the interview. The executive interview will highlight sustainable parking strategies, implementation and best practices.
About NPA: The National Parking Association, established in 1951, is the voice of the $28 billion parking & industry composed of private parking owners and public parking operators that together employ more than 143,000 people. NPA is the premier association for parking owners & leaders—providing research, advocacy, and education and credentialing. Visit NPA at WeAreParking.org.
Christina Garneski, CAE
SOURCE National Parking Association