Valet Parking, Inc. is owned and operated by Medet Zira. Mr. Zira began
directing parking services in January 1996 as manager of Green and Grant
Valet which was at that time providing service to Bocce Cafe Italian Restaurant
located at 478 Greet Street San Francisco, CA 94133 and Maykadeh Persian
Cuisine located at 470 Green Street San Francisco, CA 94133. In November
of 1997, an amicable arrangement with proprietor Matt Ugur, Medet Zira
assumed ownership of Green and Grant Valet, which then became Tower Valet
Parking Company, later to be incorporated as Tower Valet Parking, Inc.
Valet Parking, Inc
Since November of 1999 Tower Valet has provided dependable and conscientious parking service to Bocce Cafe and Maykadeh Persian Cuisine. In December of 1999 Tower Valet opened a second location with our third client, Enrico's Sidewalk Cafe located at 504 Broadway San Francisco, CA 94133. In the years following, Tower Valet has expanded rapidly, opening new locations and coordinating new contracts with well known establishments such as Little Joe's, Terra Brazilis, Suppenkuche, New Pisa, Harry Denton's Little City, GAP and Walgreens among others in San Francisco. We have also recently expanded with a permanent location in Menlo Park in San Mateo County.
Beginning November 1, 2000 Tower Valet negotiated a contract with the state of California for our own parking lot located on Harrison at 2nd Street in San Francisco. Tower Valet also holds leases for parking lots located at Howard and Main and Romolo at Broadway, also in San Francisco.
For the purpose of further accommodating our clients, Tower Valet sublets and manages eight area parking lots. These include' the West Coast lots at Davis and Broadway and Front St. and Broadway; the Central Parking System lot at Vallejo and Embarcadero; the John Yehall Chin Elementary School parking lot at Broadway and Montgomery; the Gap parking lot on Pacific and van Ness and the K.T. Parking lot on Fell at Octavia. Tower Valet also uses these and other lots for public, private, and other special event parking on a regular basis.
Medet Zira, the founder of Tower Valet with the former mayor, Willie Brown (right to left).