Mr. Reid has served as a director since May 2017. He founded and serves as president of BoomDeYada, LLC, a brand development consultancy group, since 2011. He held various marketing and sales positions with increasing responsibility at YRC Worldwide, Inc., a transportation and global logistics company, from 1997 to 2011, where he most recently served as executive vice president and chief marketing officer from 2007 to 2011. Prior to YRC Worldwide, Reid held management positions with Ryder Logistics, Memorex Telex, Shaklee, Bristol-Myers, and Procter & Gamble. Mr. Reid currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Kansas City Starlight Theatre and is the Founder of the Vincent Legacy Foundation of Kansas City. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from the University of Cincinnati.
We seek to create an inclusive and supportive environment in which employees are treated with dignity and respect, and where individuals can grow professionally based upon the quality of their contributions and competencies. Recognizing the importance of people to our success, we are committed to offering (i) comprehensive and competitive benefits for eligible full-time employees, (ii) a culture of communication that encourages discussions between employees and managers about work or employment concerns, (iii) ongoing professional development through our SP+ University training programs and (iv) a strong commitment to business integrity and compliance.
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The Women’s Advisory Forum (WAF) is dedicated to fostering growth, leadership and success for women. The principal objective of the WAF is to advance an environment of inclusion that ensures that the most talented and innovative SP+ professionals have the necessary resources and opportunities to contribute to the company’s future growth.
Mr. Waggoner became a director in April 2015. He has served as chief executive officer of Echo Global Logistics, Inc., a provider of a wide range of transportation and logistics services, since December 2006, has been a board member since February 2008, and has served as Chairman since 2015. Prior to joining Echo, Mr. Waggoner founded SelecTrans, LLC, a freight management software provider based in Chicago, Illinois. From April 2004 to December 2005, he served as chief executive officer of USF Bestway, and from January 2002 to April 2004 he served as senior vice president of strategic marketing for USF Corporation. Mr. Waggoner served as president and chief operating officer of Daylight Transport from April 1999 to January 2002, executive vice president from October 1998 to April 1999, and chief information officer from January 1998 to October 1998. From 1986 to 1998, Mr. Waggoner held a variety of positions in sales, operations, marketing and engineering at Yellow Transportation before becoming vice president of customer service. Mr. Waggoner holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from San Diego State University.
Mr. Roberts became a director in April 2015. Since January 2013, he has been serving as president and chief executive officer of Brinker International, Inc., where he also has been a director since February 2013. Prior to being named CEO, Mr. Roberts held key leadership roles at Brinker as chief marketing officer, president of Maggiano’s and president of Chili’s. Before joining Brinker, he served as executive vice president and chief marketing officer for NBC’s Universal Parks & Resorts from December 2000 until August 2005. From 1994 to December 2000, Mr. Roberts was employed by Darden Restaurants, Inc., where he most recently served as executive vice president, marketing. Mr. Roberts earned his Bachelor’s degree in Finance and his M.B.A. degree from Brigham Young University.
Mr. Baumann became chief executive officer and a director in January 2015, and president in March 2014. He previously had served as chief operating officer from March 2014 until January 2015, as president of urban operations from October 2012 until March 2014, and as executive vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer from October 2000 until March 2014. Prior to joining the Company in October 2000, Mr. Baumann was chief financial officer for Warburtons Ltd. in Bolton, England. He received his B.S. degree from Northwestern University and his M.B.A. degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Nicole is our Seattle based Vice President who is in charge of our Pacific Northwest operations. Nicole joined SP+ in 2003 and has over 18 years experience in business development and operations management.
Nicole is an expert at identifying and developing revenue enhancement opportunities and process improvements for parking facility operations and has been able to provide solutions to a wide variety of clients including commercial, hotel and government locations.
Nicole has served on the board of directors for the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA), CREW outreach, CREW programs committee, American Cancer Society and the YWCA Luncheon Planning Committee. Nicole has also been active with the Olive Crest Auxiliary, and was LEED trained in the Seattle area.
Mr. Roy was appointed senior vice president, corporate controller in July 2015. In this role, Mr. Roy oversees all corporate accounting, financial reporting and tax functions. Mr. Roy joined SP+ in November 2013 as vice president, assistant controller. He had previously served as the global director of accounting, consolidation and financial systems at CNH Industrial N.V. and its predecessor. Prior to that role, Mr. Roy was a senior manager with Ernst & Young, LLP, where he spent 12 years in the firm’s Chicago and Minneapolis audit practices. Mr. Roy is a certified public accountant. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in accounting from Michigan State University.
Executive Vice President, New York Tri-State Division
Mr. Chevalier was promoted to executive vice president in July 2014. With a parking career spanning over 25 years, Mr. Chevalier began as a parking attendant with Kinney Systems. In 1994, he became Regional Vice President with Kinney, subsequently acquired by the Company. In 2004, Mr. Chevalier was promoted to Vice President-Regional Manager of Operations, and in 2006 was promoted to his most recent position of Senior Vice President for the greater New York metropolitan area. Hector earned his degree in Military Leadership, Strategy and Law in the Dominican Republic.