SOURCE: GreenPower Motor Company Inc.

GreenPower Motor Company Inc.

July 03, 2015 09:00 ET

GreenPower Announces Appointment of Seasoned Transit Veteran

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - July 03, 2015) - GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (TSX VENTURE: GPV) (OTCQB: GPVRF) ("GreenPower" or the "Company"), announces the appointment of Mark Quinlan as Executive Vice-President of Sales for the West Coast of the United States, which will cover the States of California, Oregon and Washington. Mark will play a key role in driving the sales strategy to generate demand and achieve revenue objectives for GreenPower's products.

"We are thrilled to attract a seasoned veteran like Mark Quinlan," said the CEO, Phillip Oldridge. "Mark will be an outstanding addition to our team, as he brings experience in the transit industry and will play a key role in developing brand awareness of GreenPower's products throughout the West Coast of the United States."

Mark has over 25 years of sales and marketing experience including ten years in the transportation sector in the Pacific Northwest. Mark has been a guest speaker at transportation events, led bids and contracts and has experience with a broad range of buses utilizing alternative energy.

About GreenPower Motor Company Inc.

GreenPower Motor Company Inc. develops electric powered vehicles for commercial markets. In 2014 GreenPower launched the EV350 transit bus, which is an electric powered transit bus deploying electric drive and battery technologies with a lightweight chassis and low floor body. GreenPower's bus is based on a flexible clean sheet design and utilizes a custom battery management system and a proprietary Flex Power system for the drive motors. GreenPower integrates global suppliers for key components such as Siemens for the two drive motors, Knorr for the brakes, ZF for the axles and Parker for the dash and control systems. This OEM platform allows GreenPower to meet the specifications of various operators while providing standard parts for ease of maintenance and accessibility for warranty requirements. For further information go to www.greenpowerbus.com.

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Contact Information

  • For further information contact:
    Fraser Atkinson
    Chairman
    (604) 220-8048