Mario recently accepted the role of director of parking and transportation at Loyola Marymount University, where he will be responsible for administering and directing university-wide commuter, parking, traffic and transit transportation functions.
Mario has over twenty years of experience in the parking industry in Southern California, where he specializes in organizing, implementing, and managing action plans and proposals in operations, finances, accounting, marketing, and technology. The core of his experience is managing projects in the commercial parking real estate, transportation and service industries.
Recently, Mario worked for the City of Beverly Hills as the parking services manager for 18 facilities; he oversaw the collection and revenue of 2,750 parking meters. He also held an eight-year position with Standard Parking as a senior manager for high profile operations; he operated and managed a portfolio of twenty commercial parking facilities, mainly office buildings and shopping centers, with $19 million in gross revenue and $9.5 million in annual expenses.
He is a 2000 MBA graduate of Pepperdine University, Graziadio School of Business and Management.