Management & Directors
President, CEO & Director
Bryan Wallner has served as the Company's interim CEO since June 2, 2016 and has over 27 years of parking industry experience across North America. Mr. Wallner began his parking career in 1987 as a parking operations manager and ultimately was appointed President and Chief Operations Officer of Imperial Parking (Impark). Under his tenure, Impark grew into one of the largest parking management companies in North America with in excess of 2,000 leased/managed parking locations, consisting of more than 400,000 parking spaces, in over 25 markets throughout Canada and the United States. As COO of Impark, Mr. Wallner oversaw gross revenue growth of 233%. Mr. Wallner was part of the management team that took Impark public in 2000 and then completed a privatization of the company in 2005.
Following the restructuring of Impark in 2009, Mr. Wallner consulted in the parking industry for the duration of his non-compete agreement with Impark before joining Standard Parking as a senior executive responsible for strategic planning, key account management and acquisition integration. Most recently, Mr. Wallner undertook the role of CEO at the Roofing Contractors Association of British ColumbiaRoofing Contractors Association of British Columbia.
Mr. Wallner is a director of the Company and is also a director of Pacific Parklands Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and enhancement of Metro Vancouver's regional parks.
Nigel Kirkwood has served as the Company's interim CFO since June 2, 2016 and has over 20 years of international experience working in accounting, mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance advisory services. Mr. Kirkwood spent 16 years based in London, England where he was a Director at Citigroup focused on Mergers & Acquisitions and advised on projects with a completed value of $25 billion. In 2009, Mr. Kirkwood relocated to Vancouver where he provides consulting and management services to several companies listed on the TSX and TSX Venture Exchanges.
Since December 2012, Mr. Kirkwood has been the CFO at Baja Mining Corp. acting as a key figure in the restructuring of the company. More recently, in May 2015, Mr. Kirkwood undertook the role of CFO at Levon Resources Ltd. where his experience and leadership contributed greatly to the management team during the reverse take-over transaction with SciVac Therapeutics Ltd. (now VBI Vaccines Inc.;) and simultaneous spin-out of the exploration mining businesses to a newly incorporated and listed entity, renamed Levon Resources.
Mr. Mullen possesses more than 30 years of financial experience, and is recognized as a leader within the private equity industry. He spent the majority of his career as HSBC’s Head of Private Equity for the Americas, leading the company’s merchant banking operations across Canada, Latin America, and the United States. He currently serves as both a founding Managing Director at Graycliff Partners and Chair of the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association.
Mr. Dumaresq’s career spans over 22 years in corporate finance and investment banking; serving as Managing Director of Canadian private equity and merchant banking firm Matrix Partners Inc. for twelve years, prior to which he spent ten years with RBC Dominion Securities, a division of Royal Bank. He has been instrumental in raising over $250 million in capital for a variety of companies, and is active in the Young President’s Organization and is the recipient of Canada’s highest civilian honour for bravery, the Star of Courage. Mr. Dumaresq is currently the Executive Chairman and CFO of TSX-V listed Taipan Resources, Inc.
Mr. Goldman has spent more than 13 years in the investment industry having held senior roles on both the buy-side and sell-side of Bay Street. Pace worked for several years in both equity research and equity sales, and as an institutional investor focused on public and private equity in the Real Estate and other Hard Asset sectors. Pace and his team has raised in excess of $1 billion of new equity capital for more than 20 publicly traded Real Estate companies. Mr. Goldman graduated from York University with a Bachelor degree in Science with a specialization in Applied Mathematics (1996) and an MBA from the Schulich School of Business, York University with a combined specialization in Finance and Real Estate (1999). He was awarded the Chartered Financial Analyst designation (CFA Charter) in 2002. Mr. Goldman is a principal of Silvercove Capital (Canada).
SHONI BERNARD, LL.B
Ms. Bernard has been a practicing lawyer since 1983 and a member of the Law Society of British Columbia. She obtained a B. Soc. Sc. degree from the University of Ottawa in 1979 and an LL.B. degree in 1983. Her focus is on the public company regulatory environment.