Electric vehicle charging company Volta has named Brandt Hastings as its new Chief Revenue Officer. As a member of the company’s executive leadership, Mr. Hastings will assume responsibility for growing existing partnerships and developing new solutions for its global brands. He will be based in New York and report to Founder and CEO Scott Mercer.
"Volta is unique in our ability to create commerce through EV charging, and our platform can connect brands to one of the most influential shifts in consumer and mobility behavior," said Mr. Mercer. "Brandt's background in developing effective, data driven media solutions perfectly matches Volta's ambition to create a real-world media platform with truly measurable impact."
Mr. Hastings has nearly 20 years of experience in digital media and advertising. He has served in revenue leadership roles at iHeartMedia and Clear Channel Communications, helping to build innovative new business models to satisfy the needs of marketers and agency partners.
"I am excited to join Volta as their charging stations double as an ad platform telling high impact stories using sustainable technology," said Mr. Hastings. "Volta is the most utilized EV charging network in the U.S. which is important to me as it not only helps to combat climate change, it is also a proven, unique platform for advertisers."