At Elite Parking, we like to stay informed about industry trends including technology. The challenges the parking industry faces may differ significantly around the globe, but technology is bridging the gaps. The Global Parking Association Leaders (GPALs) Summit, a group comprised of parking associations from around the world, recently took a survey that involved parking professionals from 21 countries. The results revealed some basic similarities along with a few country-specific differences.

October’s Employee of the Month

Elite Parking wants to congratulate Joseph Moubarak for receiving September’s employee of the month! He began his career with Elite Parking a little over a years ago and has quickly exceled in his position to become the valet parking manager at Aventura Marina II. His hard work and dedication and his ability to uphold the “white glove” service standard at the hotel has earned him this award.

As a valet manager, his first goal is to meet the expectations of the residents and the property management. Moulbarak oversees employee activities and tasks and makes sure that the team meets their financial objectives on a monthly basis. He also interviews, hires and trains new employees and compiles weekly reports for property management; solves daily operational issues; and supervises Elite’s on-site valet team.

Moubarak is originally from Venezuela and recently moved to reside in Miami. When not at work, he likes to stay active and enjoys working out and running. His strong work ethic and detail oriented management style has made him a true team player here at Elite.

Elite Parking expands South Beach parking management with addition of Chotto Matte

Elite Parking is excited about their newest upscale account; Chotto Matte on Miami Beach. The trendy and dining destination is already one of the most visited spots on Sobe. This is just part of Elite’s Miami Beach expansion.

“Elite Parking will now be broadening their parking management services with the addition of Lincoln Road parking facilities and valet services with the inclusion of parking spaces off 17th Street. This growth fits in perfectly with the needs of their newest account, Chotto Matte, due to begin in October,” said Managing Member Ruben Perez-Sanchez.

Chotto Matte offers guests a one-of-a-kind experience, with the perfect blend of a contemporary urban environment, spectacle and great cuisine. The Nikkei cuisine is at the heart of the Chotto Matte experience. Nikkei brings the best of Japanese and Peruvian together to create both bold and colorful, eye-catching dishes with mouth-watering taste sensations. Nikkei cuisine is all about quality, ingredients and flavors. All ingredients are all-natural, produced locally and free of GMO’s and artificial flavoring.

Elite Parking is a management company that takes pride in offering clients “white glove” service. Their long-list of ultra-luxury properties speak for their dedication to upholding each properties guest service expectations.

September’s Employee of the Month

Elite Parking wants to congratulate Pavel Triana for receiving October’s employee of the month! He began his career with Elite Parking almost two years ago and has proved to be a valuable part of the management team. Presently, he is the valet parking manager at Miami Beach’s luxurious One Ocean, which sits just south of Fifth Street. He puts a hundred and ten percent into his work and assures that those working under him do as well in an effort to uphold the “white glove” service standard expected at the hotel.

As a valet manager at One Ocean, he works closely with the property management to make sure that each guests experience is nothing but the best. He is also in charge of controlling traffic within the property; compiling weekly volume reports for weekly briefings; taking care of operational issues; and the hiring, training and supervising of Elite’s valet team.

Triana is currently attending Miami Dade College where he studies Network and Certification. When not working or going to school, he enjoys [playing sports. His favorite past time is playing in a softball league every Wednesday evening. He brings a great attitude and an exemplary work ethic to his position.