Open Door Valet, founded in 2009 by Doug English, relies on dedication and teamwork to continuously produce a quality valet service for our clients. It is our hustle and our passion for valet parking and being of service, that sets us apart from the rest. We now serve over 30 regular clients and staff over 100 valets. We care for our valets and understand our valets are our #1 resource. Come meet some of our team…
Grew up in Piscataway, NJ graduated PHS in 2000. Attended Rutgers University College of Engineering. Sought a different path. Founded Open Door Valet in 2009, after working in the valet field for 2 years. Developed into a Valet Specialist, small business owner / operator, valet trainer and valet management training. 10+ years valet / management experience. Supreme motivator. Leader of leaders. Vegetarian/Vegan Nutrition enthusiast. Jets fan and favorite player is Kyrie Irving.
Serving as Vice President & CFO of Open Door Valet. Chris graduated from Rutgers University in 2010 with a B.A. in Philosophy. He worked as a Middle School Reading Teacher and Basketball Coach for 5 years in Florida before returning to New Jersey with his wife and two children. “I love the time and freedom that I’m afforded by working with ODV”. Chris is also a Jets fan. Favorite player is Raja Rondo.
A true professional. Mike is 6ft 6in tall! Former college basketball playing Mike aka MG can run a lot with the best of them. 3+ years valet experience, a top-tier valet who has valeted at all our accounts. Mike is hoping to grow with this company as a stand out valet and Operations Manager.
“I like working for Open Door Valet because it’s a great group of guys with high goals and aspirations for the valet business”
Nicknamed “Flash” for his lightning quick commute to retrieve vehicles, Ryan’s experience also in electronics and photography. We love our staff! Flash is a great valet and a great character in the ‘locker room’.
Affinity for vehicles & driving. Great customer service skills. Served as supervisor at Eno Terra in Kingston.
Valet Specialist at The Drake Tavern. Excellent driver with a strong affinity for vehicles, customer service, and parking systems.
Drives a beautiful BMW 3 series. Strong affinity for vehicles. Father is a professional body work mechanic.
ODV for 5 years. Great experienced valet. Very friendly will be eager to help you in any way he can!
Excellent customer service, vehicle handling, and executive valet experince in parking systems. Chris will be happy to help you with you parking!
-Anthony Momo, Eno Terra
Open Door Valet has supplied all our valet requirements since the refurbished Black Bass Hotel reopened. They have exceeded our expectations on numerous occasions and consistently preform the duties required in a manner most complimentary to the requirements stipulated. I would have no hesitation recommending Open Door Valet as an asset to any business with valet requirements. They have a consideration for the customer that is exceptional. Trustworthy, reliable, polite and a genuine desire to preform all the duties requested at a price that represents real value for money.
Grant Ross, GM Black Bass Hotel