ParqEx Spot Mascot


Spot is a key member of the ParqEx family. After spending countless years as a veteran of a downtown Chicago firehouse, he retired from the hook-n-ladder to pursue a less stressful but equally noble job – to improve parking in and around the city.

Claudia Bechthold

Sales & Marketing

Claudia Bechthold – A member of the ParqEx Sales & Marketing team focused on our customers in the Milwaukee and Madison area.

Cooper Adams

Sales & Marketing

Cooper works with sales and marketing at ParqEx, responsible for executing the marketing playbook and helping the company see success. He is a graduate from Marquette University with a Bachelor’s degree in Advertising, magna cum laude, and a minor in Theatre Arts. A positive team player who brings his unique perspective to the table.

PJ Filipowicz, Creative Director at ParqEx

Creative Designer

PJ Filipowicz is responsible for the UI/UX design, strategy, and interactive experience of the ParqEx web and mobile apps, as well as the marketing website.

Christina Giordano

Social Media Coordinator

Christina Giordano Villani is the Social Media & Content Coordinator for ParqEx, helping to increase social awareness about ParqEx and the additional parking options it provides to various cities.

Thomas O'Hern, Customer Support Specialist

Operations Specialist

Thomas O’Hern is an Operations Specialist at ParqEx, focused on handling various new projects, Access+ installations, coordinating with vendors and customers, and providing an exceptional user experience.

Grant Alsup, Customer Service

Customer Success Specialist

Grant is a member of the ParqEx customer service team, with a focus on developing strategies to merge industry best practices with the ParqEx product to enhance the customer experience.

Paul Nelhart - Vice President Of Business Development

Vice President Of Business Development

Vice President Of Business Development. Successful business leader with a strong track record in driving profitable business growth through financial analysis, key partnerships, expanded sales and management processes.

Barton Kramer, CFO at ParqEx

Chief Financial Officer

Bart Kramer, CFO at ParqEx is an experienced Chief Financial Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the accounting industry.

Vivek Mehra, CEO at ParqEx

Founder & CEO

CEO Vivek Mehra founded ParqEx in April of 2014 as a ground-up startup. He has built the company to what it is today through ideation, product development, technological innovation, building a stellar team, and strategic partnerships and collaboration throughout Chicago and nationally.