|By Marketwired .||
|March 19, 2014 02:12 PM EDT||
TAMPA, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/19/14 -- HPEV, Inc. (OTCQB: WARM), an innovator in energy efficiency and heat removal technologies, announced today that longtime automotive and design exec Scott Van Dorn has joined its Strategic Advisory Board. The Advisory Board is an integral part of HPEV's overall strategic business plan and Van Dorn will advise and open doors for the Company in the Mobile Generation and Ultimate Work Truck marketplace with regard to product guidance and customer development.
Van Dorn is an accomplished veteran of more than twenty years in global engineering and management in vehicles, engines, electronics and design for large scale commercial applications. Currently, Van Dorn is the Engineering Director at Navistar Corporation, a global manufacturer and the market leader in Heavy Trucks, Buses and Military Vehicles in North America with a strong global presence. He is responsible for product definition, investment & engineering of Medium Duty, Bus & Severe Service new product programs. Prior to Navistar, Van Dorn worked in various capacities with Ford Motor Company for nineteen years including leading Ford's largest and most profitable vehicle program in Europe. Additionally, Van Dorn served as Ford's Chief Engineer and Senior Manager for the high volume F-Series line in addition to other product lines.
"HPEV is in the business of helping our OEM partners sell more new products and HPEV's technology can do just that on a number of fronts. From a vehicle engine design standpoint, our Mobile Generation and the Ultimate Work Truck can significantly impact both the truck and generator markets," commented Van Dorn. "I'm looking forward to helping the Company achieve its goals for implementation and market share."
Timothy Hassett, CEO of HPEV, Inc. says: "HPEV's advisory board is comprised of industrial engineering leaders who provide us with truly unique insights from some of the most progressive minds in the industry. Scott has a great perspective to help HPEV ensure that we meet the market's and customer's needs for the vehicle industry. He certainly knows how to see business through the eyes of the customers whom HPEV serves."
About HPEV, Inc.
HPEV, Inc. is an intellectual property and product development company that employs a license and royalty model. The company has expertise in thermal dispersion technologies and their application to various product platforms. The Company is currently commercializing its patented thermal technology and has additional patents-pending for various OEM applications of its proprietary heat removal technologies. The markets that will be addressed by these technologies include myriad industries such as pumps, fans, compressors, batteries, motors, generators and bearings.
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