FirstService Residential Leader Recognized as 2023 Influential Business Woman by South Florida Business Journal
Hollywood, FL (March 14, 2023) – Stephanie Parker, president of the South Florida Condo-HOA division at FirstService Residential, North America’s leading property management company, was recently named a 2023 Influential Business Woman by the South Florida Business Journal (SFBJ). Parker will be recognized at an awards luncheon on Friday, March 17, at the Signature Grand in Davie.
According to the SFBJ, the program honors female leaders with a strong record of leadership, performance, and innovation in their industry, plus meaningful community involvement. The publication’s advisory panel selected 25 honorees from various industries throughout the region.
“Stephanie’s enthusiasm, drive, and gift for strategy has made her a tremendous asset to our company and the property management industry overall,” stated Robert G. Smith, president of FirstService Residential’s South Region. “Stephanie truly embodies this well-deserved recognition.”
Parker oversees operations and growth initiatives for condominium and HOA communities from Miami to Vero Beach and Southwest Florida. She has a robust 20-year background in working with leadership teams to improve operations, execute strategic company initiatives, and elevate overall performance. In the last year, Stephanie facilitated significant growth in her market, exceeding 2022 sales benchmarks at a higher rate than ever before. She’s held multiple leadership roles, including vice president of operations at the national level.
“I’m honored to be recognized among this esteemed group of female leaders, and I’m personally invested in mentoring other women to rise to the top of this industry,” said Parker, who is also actively involved in many charitable causes.
In the spirit of “making a difference every day,” Parker has personally participated in volunteer efforts benefiting Feeding South Florida and Habitat for Humanity, among others. She also serves as vice chair of the board of directors for Children's Harbor, a primary provider of child welfare and family support services in Florida.
About FirstService Residential
FirstService Residential is North America’s property management leader, partnering with more than 8,500 communities across the U.S. and Canada, including low-, mid- and high-rise condominiums and cooperatives; single-family communities; master-planned, lifestyle and active adult communities; and mixed-use and rental properties. HOAs, community associations, condos and strata corporations rely on their extensive experience, resources and local expertise to maximize property values and enhance their residents’ lifestyles. Dedicated to making a difference, every day, FirstService Residential goes above and beyond to deliver exceptional service.
FirstService Residential is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (FSV), a North American leader in the property services sector. For more information, visit www.fsresidential.com.