About Parkmobile

Parkmobile, LLC is the leading provider for on-demand and prepaid mobile payments for on- and off-street parking. Their services are used in more than 1,400 locations in the U.S. by millions of registered users. Parkmobile’s investors include Fontinalis Partners, Parkmobile Group, Bluefield Investments, BCD Group, BMW Group, SP+ Corporation and Urban Mobility. For more information please visit www.parkmobile.com, facebook.com/Parkmobile, or on Twitter @Parkmobile.

Our Leadership Team

Chief Strategy Officer
Executive Vice President, Sales & Account Management
Vice President, Controller
Senior Vice President, Administration

Laurens Eckelboom

Chief Strategy Officer

Brent Paxton

Executive Vice President, Sales & Account Management

Hank Vanjaria

Vice President, Controller

Alison Ehrlich

Senior Vice President, Administration

Our Leadership Team

Laurens Eckelboom

Chief Strategy Officer

Laurens is an international business development executive and has held senior positions in the financial, IT, and parking industries. Recently, he played a key role in the launch of mobile payment solutions in several European countries, and then duplicated that success in the US when Parkmobile asked him to launch a start-up in Atlanta. Under his strategic direction, both companies became industry leaders in a few years. Widely recognized as an industry leader and innovative thinker, Laurens joined IPI Board of Directors in 2012 and is co-chairing the Smart Parking Alliance and International Committee. In 2014 he joined TAG Mobility Board of Directors. 

Laurens holds two Master’s degrees, one in Business Marketing from TIAS NIMBAS Business School and one from Utrecht University in International Relations. He completed the Executive Retailing Program at Santa Clara University and serves as a guest lecturer at several universities.

Brent Paxton

Executive Vice President, Sales & Account Management

Brent has served as the Executive Vice President of Sales and Account Management at Parkmobile USA, Inc. for the past four years. Prior to working at Parkmobile, Mr. Paxton spent seven years as Chief Financial Officer for AmeriPark, a national parking company, and as principal for Strategic Parking Advisors, a parking advisory services firm for real estate development groups. While at AmeriPark, he focused on technology innovations for the parking industry. Brent had previously served as the Chief Financial Officer for Clemens Construction Company following ten years in the real estate industry. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in history and business administration from Bob Jones University and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Furman University.

Hank Vanjaria

Vice President, Controller

Hank recently joined Parkmobile USA after holding the position of Senior Manager Fund Controller with Morgan Stanley/State Street where he oversaw fund and investor reporting for two international real estate funds.  Prior to this position, Hank was an assistant controller with Cousins Properties, Inc., an Atlanta based commercial real estate firm.  Hank is a CPA licensed in Georgia and spent four years in public accounting following seven years in commercial real estate development and property management.  Hank obtained his bachelor’s degree in history with an Asian & African Language Studies Certificate from Duke University and his MBA with a concentration in accounting from Georgia State University.

Alison Ehrlich

Senior Vice President, Administration

Alison has more than 18 years experience as an Administrative Executive.  Prior to joining Parkmobile, Alison spent 2 years as VP of Administration for NextLevel Strategies and over 13 years with BCD Travel  as Executive Assistant/Director to the Chairman, CEO and Board of Directors.

Alison earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.  She also served as a board member for Atlanta’s Table (Atlanta Community Food Bank) for ten years.