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Well Deserved: January 2016

January 17, 2017

Congratulations!   Dickson Gateri is Colonial’s Newest Project Manager Dickson joined the Colonial Parking team as an Assistant Project Manager at Children’s National in February of 2016 having previously worked at the Four Seasons in a supervisory role. He moved from Children’s …

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Change Management: A Good Team Makes the Difference

December 28, 2016

Acquiring or changing parking providers may seem like a daunting task, an abundance of paperwork and meetings and maybe even confused or disgruntled tenants. Colonial Parking ensures that with us, that is not the case. With over 60 years of …

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New Location: Sibley Memorial Hospital

December 14, 2016

We recently began managing parking for the Sibley Memorial Hospital. We’re excited to add another hospital to the Colonial Parking portfolio and our valet attendants are ready to assist our newest customers.  

Well Deserved: December 2016

Congratulations!   Beniam Hussien is Colonial’s Newest Assistant Project Manager! Beniam Hussien started with Colonial in June of 2016, having six years of experience working for a private parking company. He began as a part time employee at Lot 868, …

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Something Different

December 13, 2016

Since November 2009, Senior Operations Manager, Marc Soules, Parking Enforcement Technician, Wendwesen Abegaz, and other team members have been collecting coins and tokens which have been inserted into the parking meters at Pentagon Row, Location 702 and this past November …

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Happy Thanksgiving from Colonial Parking!

November 23, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving!   As Colonial Parking reflects on what we are most thankful for, the confidence that our clients place in us to manage their parking assets is at the top of the list. It is because of these valued …

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Well Deserved: November 2016

November 11, 2016

Congratulations!   Shirley Jordan is One of Colonial’s Newest Project Managers Shirley joined Colonial Parking in 2011 as a Customer Care Associate and was quickly promoted to Escalation Specialist, then Team Lead, and finally, Manager for both Customer Care and …

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Turning Experience, Instinct and Data into Dollars

November 1, 2016

How Yield Management is Informing and Transforming the Parking Industry   Experience Pricing in the parking industry has historically been an art not a science.  The combination of nearby rates, experience based predictions and gut instinct came together to set …

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Executive Perspective: Building Relationships in Customer Care

October 21, 2016

Colonial Parking’s Vice President of Customer Care, Lori V. Gagnon, was recently interviewed for the National Parking Association’s international publication, Parking Magazine. Read the article on how relationship building is key in the parking industry below. “Customers Are Priorities in …

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Well Deserved: Oct 2016

October 19, 2016

Congratulations to Wondimu Tilahun and John King!   Wondimu Tilahun is Colonial’s newest Senior Facility Care Manager! Wondimu has been with Colonial for 17 years and was previously a Project Manager at NIH before moving to the Facility Care Department …

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We’ve had a Busy Summer!

September 27, 2016

Fall is officially here and we are excited to share with you what Colonial has been up to this past summer. While many were darting to the beach this summer, Colonial has been busy opening six new facilities with over …

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Well Deserved: Sept 2016

September 15, 2016

Congratulations to Colonial Parking’s newest Senior Operations Manager, Neil Calabia and newest Project Manager, Megan Lewis. Neil Calabia started with Colonial in May 2013 as a Project Manager at Mazza Gallerie and has assisted in opening several new locations, mainly in …

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Well Deserved

August 5, 2016

Congratulations to Colonial Parking’s newest Senior Operations Manager, Eyoel Tadesse, and newest Assistant Project Manager, Lealemselam Taffere. Eyoel Tadesse has been with Colonial for 10 years and previously was a Portfolio Manager for several of Tysons Corner based locations. He …

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Driving Parking Innovation

August 1, 2016

Colonial Parking strives to be at the forefront of parking innovation for the benefit of both our clients and customers.  

Engineering the Parking Equation

July 18, 2016

Colonial Parking was recently published in the nationally recognized publication, Parking Today’s, Women in Parking issue. You can read the article on the use of parking reservations and predictive analytics below, or check it out at Parking Today by clicking here. …

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