MILWAUKEE, WI, February 8, 2012 – Duncan Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of parking management products and services, announced that its long-time Citation Management division President, Gary Smith, will be stepping down effective March 1 and will be succeeded by Jason Johnston, who currently serves as the division’s West Coast Regional Vice President. Mr. Smith will remain with Duncan in the role of Senior Advisor.
A fourteen-year Duncan executive, Mr. Smith will assume his Senior Advisor role in the next month and will remain a resource to Citation Management and all of Duncan. Under Mr. Smith’s leadership, Citation Management has grown to more than six times its original size. “We have been fortunate to have Gary’s leadership of Citation Management. He has spearheaded our operations, technology, and systems efforts and has grown Citation Management from a niche collections agency into a leader in parking ticket processing and collections services. I’m delighted with how closely Gary and Jason are working to ensure a smooth transition of responsibilities, and I’m glad Gary will remain an asset for us,” said Mike Nickolaus, President and CEO of Duncan Solutions.
Jason Johnston joined Duncan in May 2011 as West Coast Regional Vice President, overseeing operations and technology projects that have helped increase efficiency and improve service delivery to clients. Prior to his joining Duncan, Mr. Johnston served as an operations manager and executive for Central Parking System. “Jason has a long track record of leadership and innovation in the parking management industry, and he has added valuable experience to our team,” said Mike Nickolaus. “His promotion to President of the Citation Management division will allow for the continuation of a long tradition of outstanding achievements established by Gary Smith.”