Brian Martin with Visit Orlando, talks about his experience with an electric car. Visit Orlando, The Orlando Tourism BureauTM, is the only officially recognized sales and marketing organization for the Orlando and Orange County area. Chartered in 1983 as a private not-for-profit organization, Visit Orlando represents more than 1,100 private businesses that make up the area’s tourism industry.
Paul Tang, General Manager of the Hyatt Grand Cypress talks about his experiences behind the wheel of an electric vehicle and the work his hotel is doing to take special care of visitors that arrive behind the wheel of electric cars.
Laura Kern with the Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission talks about her extended test drive of a plug-in electric car. More and more, companies are looking to headquarter their businesses in communities that offer cutting edge amenities like a robust network for electric cars. While Drive Electric Orlando is focused on visitors, the program also helps add to Orlando’s already robust network of more than 300 charging stations.
Alex Martins, CEO of the Orlando Magic, talks about his experience behind the wheel of an electric car. The Magic play in the NBA’s most technologically advanced stadium, which includes charging stations for guests who arrive driving electric cars.
Abby Gulden, Sustainability Coordinator at the Orange County Convention Center, talks about how the facility has become nationally-recognized for its sustainable amenities, including encouraging convention attendees to rent electric cars through Drive Electric Orlando.
The Mayor of the City of Orlando talks about the vision for the Orlando region to be a national leader in the expanded use of electric cars by both residents and visitors.