Meet the Leadership Team at Park Inc
Brian A. Haupricht, CPP – President
Brian Haupricht is President of Park Inc. Brian started as a valet parking attendant while attending The Ohio State University in 1991. In 1993, Brian received his bachelor’s degree in Science Education. In 1994, Brian moved to Charlotte, NC and expanded the service. After 4 years as the Charlotte Area Manager, Brian became a partner with the responsibility of overseeing the Southeast operations. Brian became President of the company in 2004. Since then, Park Inc has grown from $1.2 million to $8.5 million in revenue. Also in that time, the company has gone from 140 employees in 3 states to over 450 employees in 14 states.
Brian and Park Inc have received numerous awards including Business Leader Movers & Shakers for 2011, Business Leader Top 50 Entrepreneurs for 2012, Inner City 100 list the past 8 years, Inc 5000 list the past 5 years, Charlotte Fast 50 the past 2 years, 40 under 40 2006 and the Mayor’s Certificate of Merit in 2008. Brian has been a member of the Charlotte Chapter of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization since 2002 and is the Secretary for the National Parking Association’s Valet Council. Brian has a wife, Leslie, a daughter Hannah (16), and a daughter Alexis (6).
Gary W. Lewis, Jr., CPP – Vice President of Operations
Gary Lewis joined the Park Inc team in 1998 and currently oversees all field operations. He is a graduate of Wake Forest University with a B.A. in Politics. As a Certified Parking Professional, member of the National Parking Association and National Valet Parking Associations, Mr. Lewis brings a wealth of knowledge experience to his position as Corporate Vice President of Operations.
Lindsey A. Boyer, CPA CFE – Controller
Lindsey is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Fraud Examiner with over 25 years of professional experience in accounting, financial reporting, auditing and fraud investigation. Prior to joining Park Inc, Lindsey was Director of Financial Services for KPMG, Vice President & Accounting Policy Officer for The Bank of New York, Controller for Liberty Brokerage, Inc, and a Senior Audit Manager at EY.
In her role as Park Inc’s Corporate Controller, Lindsey manages the Company’s payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger accounting, and financial reporting functions. She ensures the Company’s compliance with local, municipal and state taxing authorities. Lindsey coordinates the Company’s budgeting process and regularly provides operating management with client-based variance and financial analyses.
James R. Branham, SPHR – Human Resources Manager
James Branham joined Park Inc as Human Resources Manager in 2012. James began his Human Resources career in the Air Force where he served 12 years in the Personnel/Human Resources Field serving at various locations including the Pentagon and Bolling AFB in Washington, D.C. He served an 18-month tour in Operation Desert Storm and concluded his career at Wright Patterson AFB, OH. In 1997 he joined Parsons Engineering as an HR Assistant and after 4 years was promoted to Division HR Manager. He later joined Caterpillar as Sr. Human Resources Business Partner and from there worked as Plant Human Resources Manager at Polymer Group in Mooresville, NC before joining Park Inc. James received his Masters Degree in Organizational Design and Leadership from Pfeiffer University and also holds his certification as a Senior Human Resources Professional (SPHR).