VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ElectraMeccanica Corp. Vehicles (NASDAQ: SOLO) (“ElectraMeccanica” or the “Company”), a designer and manufacturer of electric vehicles revolutionizing the urban driving experience, today announced the appointment of Ms. Kim Brink as chief revenue officer, from January 24.and.
Ms. Brink brings more than two decades of global agency and C-suite expertise to ElectraMeccanica. Most recently, she was Global Chief Operating Officer and Chairman of the Executive Committee of GTB, a leading global marketing agency dedicated to Ford Motor Company and its dealerships. Previously, Ms. Brink held senior marketing positions at NASCAR and General Motors. At General Motors, Ms. Brink was Chevrolet’s chief marketing officer, responsible for 20 vehicle launches, including the Chevy Volt. In addition to her C-Suite experience, Ms. Brink has served on public boards as an independent director and member of Arctic Cat’s Nominating and Governance Committees and as an independent DealerSocket director of Vista Equity. Ms. Brink holds an MBA and a Bachelor of Science from Wayne State University and is a graduate of Northwestern University’s Kellogg Executive Development Program.
Kevin Pavlov, CEO of ElectraMeccanica, said, “We are thrilled to have Kim join our leadership team in the newly created role of chief revenue officer. As we rapidly ramp up production of our vehicles, accelerating commercial deliveries of our iconic SOLO EV Nationally, the addition of a Chief Revenue Officer is part of our natural growth trajectory. Kim is an industry leader with a track record of aggressively growing sales in niche markets, joining us at a pivotal time to make a recognizable contribution as we drive brand awareness. I look forward to continued execution alongside Kim in the months ahead as we deliver long-term sustainable value to our shareholders.
Ms. Brink added: “I am thrilled to join ElectraMeccanica as the company revolutionizes the urban driving experience. I look forward to using my expertise in the automotive industry to contribute to the company’s vision and success as it becomes a household name.
About ElectraMeccanica Vehicles Corp.
ElectraMeccanica Vehicles Corp. (NASDAQ: SOLO) is a Canadian designer and manufacturer of energy-efficient electric vehicles (EVs). The company’s flagship vehicle is the innovative, purpose-built single-seat electric vehicle called the SOLO. This three-wheeled vehicle will revolutionize the urban driving experience, including commuting, delivery and shared mobility. Designed for a single occupant, it offers a unique driving experience for the environmentally conscious consumer. the SOLO has a range of 100 miles and a top speed of 80 mph, making it highway safe. the SOLO also includes front and rear crumple zones, side impact protection, roll bar, torque limiting control as well as power steering, power brakes, air conditioning and a Bluetooth entertainment system. It combines a modern look with safety features at an accessible price of $18,500. the SOLO is currently available for pre-order here. For more information, please visit www.electrameccanica.com.
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