Propark America, a parking firm based in Hartford with more than 400 locations across the United States, named Richard DiPietro as the company’s president on Tuesday.

“Richard brings a wealth of national experience and will prove to be a great asset to Propark America,” said CEO John Schmid. “He further strengthens Propark’s executive committee and will help to create an integrated, nationwide team, aligned with the company’s strategic business objectives.”

DiPietro joined Propark from PortfolioFirst Parking Solutions, where he was a senior vice president. Previously he was with Standard Parking Corp., where he oversaw Norhteast operations.