Rene Bugarin, Xos Shop Vehicle Technician Supervisor, talks to students at LATTC about electric car technology
LATTC students in front of Xos vehicle
Visit celebrates the kickoff for a major outreach program to local business schools
LOS ANGELES, October 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Xos, Inc. (NASDAQ: XOS), a leading manufacturer of fully electric Class 5 to Class 8 commercial vehicles, today shared details of a visit to the Los Angeles Technical Trade College (LATTC) to meet with students in the Advanced Transportation and Manufacturing (ATM) department. The visit celebrates the kickoff for a major outreach program to local business schools.
“It’s very important to us at Xos to reach local students and inspire them to become curious and learn more about electric car technology,” said Dakota Semler, co-founder and CEO of Xos, Inc. “Our youth is our future and it is important that we invest in local talent and promote career opportunities in the zero-emission transport industry.”
Twenty students from the ATM department and their professor, Mr. Albert Semadeni, attended the visit. Rene Bugarin, Shop Vehicle Technician Supervisor at Xos, provided an open forum for questions about Xos vehicles and how they work, and Leslie Granados, Technical Recruiter at Xos, presented the career paths available to students.
“It’s extremely important to harness the potential that people have, and I see the potential that these students have every day,” he said. Semadeni. “I really believe that electric cars are the way forward. We have the technology, and we have the talent of these students, who are future service technicians, to go ahead and make electric cars available everywhere. ”
About Xos, Inc.
Xos, Inc. is a company in the field of electric mobility dedicated to the decarbonisation of commercial truck fleets. Xos designs and manufactures cost-competitive, fully electric commercial vehicles. The company’s primary focus is on medium and heavy commercial vehicles running on last kilometers, back-to-base routes of less than 200 miles a day. The company leverages its proprietary technologies to supply commercial fleets with zero-emission vehicles that are easier to maintain and more cost-effective based on total cost of ownership (TCO) than their internal combustion engine and commercial EV counterparts. For more information, please visit xostrucks.com.
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