Ray Cavdar, Managing Director
Mr. Cavdar has over 12 years of extensive hands-on management experience in the parking industry and has been Managing Director of Turquoise Parking, LLC since 2008. Prior to founding Turquoise Parking, Mr. Cavdar worked as the Director of Finance for a large San Francisco-based parking lot company, managing over 30 locations. After that, Mr. Cavdar brought his experience and vision to Turquoise Parking. His operational expertise and management skill was the driving force behind rapidly growing revenues and a financially successful operation. His close interaction with employees has provided Mr. Cavdar with an understanding of how to motivate them to provide the best service possible. Mr. Cavdar has a background in: management, finance, financial planning, operational efficiency, cost reduction, marketing, contracts, auditing, human resource management, customer relations and training. Mr. Cavdar holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering and an MBA degree in Finance and Management Sciences from California State University, East Bay.
Simon Kahraman, Operations & Marketing
Mr. Kahraman is a marketing and sales professional with a background in engineering. He has more than 8 years of experience in account management and new business development, and offers a broad understanding of operations, marketing and finance management within the parking industry. Mr. Kahraman holds a bachelor’s degree in Textile Chemistry Engineering and a Marketing degree from UC Berkeley Extension.