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Amano McGann Joins National Parking Association as Industry Partner

NPA Recognizes Parking Industry’s Biggest Supporters as Suppliers Champion Parking Industry

Washington, DC (October 18, 2012)—The National Parking Association (NPA) today announced the addition of Amano McGann—the world’s largest parking solution provider—to its parking Industry Partnership Program. This program recognizes the leading companies and organizations that support NPA’s membership programs in education, certification, research, advocacy and professional development.

New in 2012, this program showcases some of the industry’s top suppliers and benefactors who demonstrate their broad support of innovation throughout the parking profession through NPA.

For more than 40 years, Amano has delivered innovative technology solutions for the parking and time and attendance markets. As a subsidiary of Amano Corporation Japan, Amano McGann receives the support of a global organization generating in excess of $900 million in annual revenues and over 2,900 employees worldwide. Amano Corporation Japan is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan and was founded in 1931.

"On behalf of the National Parking Association we thank Amano McGann for expanding its support of the parking industry, NPA and educational programs for parking professionals—as NPA industry partners," said NPA President Christine Banning, CAE.

"The National Parking Association thanks the visionary companies who have stepped forward as advocates, innovators and industry partners in the growth and success of NPA’s members through NPA’s best-in-class education and professional development," added Banning. In addition to Amano McGann, NPA Industry Partners include The Toledo Ticket Company, Digital Printing Systems, IntegraPark, Southland Printing, Federal APD, Streetline, T2 Systems, Inc. and the IPS Group.

Banning said, "The parking industry is supported by innovative companies and their products, services and support that empower parking professionals to run effective, client-focused and profitable operations. These best-in-class industry suppliers and supporters stand together as partners to advance the education, resources and professional development programs for parking professionals."

NPA membership has increased more than 40 percent in recent months, with new research, peer networking and educational programs expanding benefits to members. The NPA Industry Partner Program provides an opportunity for companies dedicated to the parking industry to demonstrate their industry commitment and support. NPA offers leading companies four levels for industry participation: Leadership Partner, Innovation Partner, All Star Partner and Inner Circle Partner.

About NPA: The National Parking Association is the nation's leading parking trade group advancing the interests of the private and public sector in parking technology, sustainable mobility, certification, advocacy, research and education. Founded in 1951, NPA has more than 800 member firms, 2,500 members and represents all facets of the parking industry. Online at www.npapark.org.