ATLANTA, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Parkmobile USA has appointed Cherie Fuzzell, former President and CEO of FirstView Financial, to the position of Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Fuzzell brings extensive knowledge of payment processing and enterprise financial services to Parkmobile. Parkmobile USA Founder Albert Bogaard will remain actively involved in the company as an advisor.
Fuzzell said, "I am honored and delighted with the opportunity to lead such an innovative, high growth company at this stage of its development. As the market leader in mobile parking solutions, Parkmobile leverages the benefits of social media, mobile apps and electronic payments to transform the parking experience. With Parkmobile, members no longer struggle to find loose change and parking providers enjoy the benefits of an efficient, integrated solution."
"Founding and growing Parkmobile was a dream come true," said Founder Albert Bogaard. "Thanks to the efforts of the Parkmobile team, the company is now the leader in mobile payment solutions for the parking industry in the US. I am confident that Cherie will continue to expand Parkmobile's role as the market leader."
Cherie Fuzzell has over 17 years of executive leadership in the payments and healthcare industries as well as 7 years of mergers & acquisitions experience with the international law firm Jones Day. Prior to FirstView, she held senior positions with USBancorp, NOVA Information Systems, Inc. (now Elavon) and Magellan Health Services. Cherie earned a bachelor's degree in Commerce and Business Administration from the University of Alabama and a juris doctorate from the Vanderbilt University School of Law where she served as Associate Editor of the Vanderbilt Law Review.
Parkmobile is the leading global provider of seamlessly integrated end-to-end solutions for mobile payments and parking guidance using business analytics. Its offerings include mobile payments for on and off-street parking, digital parking permits, real-time enforcement and a seamless transit experience. Their services are used in 350 cities around the world by millions of registered users. Parkmobile USA was founded in Atlanta, Georgia and its call center, engineering team and corporate headquarters are located in the U.S. Parkmobile's investors include BCD Holdings and Fontinalis Partners. With annual global revenues of $22.1 billion, BCD Holdings is an international market leader in the corporate and online travel, and off-airport and mobile parking industry. Fontinalis Partners invests in and partners with innovative technology companies that modernize and improve transportation. Fontinalis is led by Bill Ford, a lifelong environmentalist and the executive chairman of Ford Motor Company. For more information please visit www.parkmobile.com, facebook.com/ParkmobileUSA or on Twitter @Parkmobile.
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