HENDERSON, Nev., Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- K2 Energy, one of the world's leading manufacturers of Lithium-ion batteries, has announced the appointment of Sean Campbell as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for K2 Energy, succeeding Johnnie Stoker.
"I am pleased that we have such an accomplished executive as Sean Campbell to succeed Johnnie Stoker as CEO to lead K2 Energy into our next chapter of growth," said Stewart Graham, chairman of the board for K2 Energy. "I look forward to working closely with Sean to achieve our overall strategic goals as he pilots the company through its next phase of innovation."
"I'm excited to lead K2 Energy at this pivotal point in the company's history," said Campbell. "As I've gotten to know K2 through the last 6 months as Vice President of Sales and Marketing, I've found that it already has three key ingredients for success – great customers, great product and great people. With the current lineup of K2's industry leading cell and battery chemistries, we can scale it to the broader market and quickly grow our already great customer base, making for an incredible future for K2 Energy and its Partners."
"Sean brings a great strategic mind and keen insight into the evolving energy storage industry, and a proven track record of building value across multiple brands and businesses," states Robert Horito, Chief Financial Officer.
Sean Campbell joined K2 Energy 6 months ago following a successful career inside Zodiac Aerospace, Zodiac Data Systems, where he served as CEO, as well as in other executive management positions. During his tenure with Zodiac Data Systems, Campbell was responsible for strategically positioning ZDS as a technology company focused on Aerospace and Defense Markets for the Telemetry Tracking and Control Industry. He also brings experience from several marketing and sales management roles during his career.
"This is an exciting time for K2 Energy, particularly with the increased global demand for cost-effective and reliable energy storage solutions as many industries transition to new technologies to meet customer needs," Campbell said, "I look forward to leveraging my experience as I work alongside the talented and experienced team at K2 Energy to expand the company's existing business, positioning K2 Energy for future global growth."
K2 Energy was founded in the growing technology hub of Henderson, Nevada in 2006, and is a leading developer and producer of Lithium Iron Phosphate batteries, which are used in many advanced medical, industrial, and military applications as well as powering a variety of electric vehicles. The Company produces both energy-optimized and power-optimized products, which have a multitude of consumer, product, safety, and environmental benefits compared to traditional lead acid batteries.
K2 Energy not only provides cutting edge technology in the Lithium ion energy storage market, but has a world class team of scientists and engineers with extensive knowledge and experience in all aspects of energy storage design, systems integration, manufacturing, support testing and quality control. K2 offers inception to implementation (turnkey) solutions for our customers. Our knowledge base encompasses from the cell to the pack and system level while being able to optimize battery solutions to achieve customer goals.
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SOURCE K2 Energy Solutions, Inc.