Marty JanisPresident and CEO
Marty Janis, President and CEO
Mr. Janis founded Atlantic Valet in 1985 upon graduating from Georgetown University. In a few short years, Atlantic grew to be the nation's largest provider of special event valet services. In response to his clients' needs, Marty added Atlantic Transportation to the Atlantic family. In March of 2000, Atlantic Valet grew into Atlantic Services Group, Inc, and the Parking Garage Management division was added to complete the triad formation that exists today: Atlantic Parking, Atlantic Valet and Atlantic Transportation. Marty is very active in business associations as well as community and philanthropic causes.
Henry HsiaChief Financial Officer
Henry Hsia, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Hsia has over twenty years of experience in the parking and transportation industries, auditing, international trading, and manufacturing. After graduating with a BS in Accounting from Hsing Wu College in Taipei, he joined T.Y. Chang CAPs, initially as an auditor then Manager overseeing European and American companies operating in Asia. Moving to the US market, he worked within insurance and risk management services before joining Atlantic in 1992 as the Controller.
Yohannes KifleGeneral Manager, Atlantic Parking
Yohannes Kifle, General Manager, Atlantic Parking
Mr. Kifle joined Atlantic in 2003 after working for Atlantic Garage and InterPark for over 25 years. Mr. Kifle brings with him a wealth of experience in operating all types of garage and surface lot locations and emphasizes client and tenant relationships and communication as key aspects of running a successful garage management company. Mr. Kifle holds a Business Administration degree from Strayer University from which he graduated in 2004.
Matthew UptonDirector, Parking Operations
Matthew Upton, Director, Parking Operations
A graduate of Vanderbilt University majoring in Communications with a minor in Economics, Matt joined the Atlantic staff in 2002. He worked in several Valet and Parking capacities before being named Director of Parking Operations. Mr. Upton’s responsibilities include overseeing the day-to-day operations at Atlantic’s 77 parking locations, working closely with Atlantic’s Area Parking Supervisors; coordinating equipment upgrades and managing the Audit Department for all parking locations.
Brian PiernikowskiGeneral Manager, Atlantic Valet
Brian Piernikowski, General Manager, Atlantic Valet
Mr. Piernikowski started working with Atlantic Valet in 2010 as an attendant, and after three years became an auditor for Atlantic Parking. During this time, he studied at Virginia Tech and Montgomery College. Throughout his three years as auditor, Mr. Piernikowski never strayed from working for Atlantic Valet, managing operations for about 20 Tough Mudder events. In his spare time, Mr. Piernikowski enjoys watching sports and is an avid golf fan.
Mario GarciaGeneral Manager, Atlantic Facilities Maintenance
Mario Garcia, General Manager, Atlantic Facilities Maintenance
Mr. Garcia has been a member of the Atlantic family for over 25 years, initially with Atlantic Garage and subsequently with Atlantic Services Group. Applying his many years of garage operations experience and high skill level in garage maintenance, Mr. Garcia has served as the General Manager of Atlantic’s Maintenance Division since its inception. He is responsible for all maintenance and repair activities in all Atlantic facilities. Mario has enrolled in many continuing education programs since his graduation in 1980, and became an AP LEED Associate in 2009.
Samuel SislenSpecial Projects Manager
Samuel Sislen, Special Projects Manager
Mr. Sislen has been with Atlantic since 2007. A graduate of the University of Maryland in 1964 with a major in Sociology, he was involved in parking as a property manager and owner representative for many years. He has been administering special projects of a very diverse nature for decades. His background includes experience with account management, customer relations, communication, signage, security and police relations, construction and renovation. Mr. Sislen’s specialized skills are often employed with new clients to help ensure the best transition and start-up of services.
Nigel DavisDirector of Risk Management
Nigel Davis, Director of Risk Management
Mr. Davis joined the Atlantic family in 2006 and brings over two decades experience in a blend of disciplines from financial management to front line hospitality operations for such brands as ClubCorp, Starbucks, and PepsiCo. A graduate of the University of Alabama, Mr. Davis additionally holds a Master’s Degree in Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Management from Virginia Tech and a Master’s in Accounting and Financial Management from the University of Maryland University College. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs.
Belay KadidaParking Operations Manager
Belay Kadida, Parking Operations Manager
Mr. Kadida’s tenure with Atlantic spans twenty years. He joined the staff of our predecessor company Atlantic Garage in 1992 and within months was tapped to serve as a facility manager, which he did for four years. He left Atlantic to work as a parking facility manager for Interpark for several years and to operate his own automotive companies in Charlotte, North Carolina. Mr. Kadida returned to Atlantic in 2005 and quickly moved from facility manager to operations supervisor. He was appointed Atlantic’s Operations Manager in 2011. In that capacity he both has oversight over all field supervisors and he has direct responsibility for certain downtown Washington, DC, parking locations.
Donna ChinGeneral Manager, Atlantic Transportation
Donna Chin, General Manager, Atlantic Transportation
A 1977 graduate of Clarendon College, Mrs. Chin brings over twenty-five years of customer service and management experience to the Atlantic Services team. Following successful professional service in retail and in Washington area limousine companies, she became part of the Atlantic staff in 2006 and provides energetic leadership in group sales, scheduling, dispatch and focused customer service.