Founder and Owner
As one of the Owners and Member of L&R Group of Companies Board, Harry Lumer helped create and develop Joe’s Auto Park’s since its inception in 1959. He began his career in the parking lots of Seattle, WA. eventually moving to the Los Angeles area. Mr. Lumer and his family became successful in securing many of downtown Los Angeles’ most prime real estate locations.
Mr. Lumer is widely recognized as a “Parking Pioneer” in the industry. In addition, Mr. Lumer forged numerous relationships with most of the major studios – creating a unique production model using surface lots and garages for a wide array of shots for TV shows, movies and commercials. As a result, Joe’s Auto Parks locations are highly sought locations for the entertainment industry. Mr. Lumer’s strong work ethic and commitment to improving Los Angeles is evidenced by the many philanthropic contributions he has made to the city. Mr. Lumer is now retired, but is still frequently onsite of the downtown Los Angeles locations and always open for a lunch, when not hanging out with his grandchildren.