ZAP Hires Quality Control Manager in China
SANTA ROSA, Calif., March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Electric vehicle
pioneer ZAP (OTC Bulletin Board: ZAPZ) announced today that it has named
Mr. Mujin "Mountain" Chen to its Advisory Board while assisting with ZAP's
manufacturing operations in Asia.
Mujin "Mountain" Chen has been working with ZAP for the past several
months in new product development. During a recent trade mission to China to
explore electric car development, ZAP CEO Steve Schneider and Advisory Board
Chair Dr. CC Chan met with Chen to outline plans for the future. In the course
of their discussions, Schneider and Chan invited Chen to join ZAP's
manufacturing team and oversee the final quality control for ZAP's production
as the Northern California Company works to expand its global distribution for
electric transportation technologies.
"I share ZAP's determination to protect the environment and to develop and
promote economical and pollution-free products," said Chen. "It is my hope
that I can bring my energy and enthusiasm for this market to ZAP as well as
implement the latest industry knowledge to help increase market share for
ZAP's products. With my experience, proven results, and hard work, I am
confident we can create a bright future that will benefit us all."
A citizen of the People's Republic of China, Chen has over than 12 years
experience in product development, manufacturing and international
distribution. Chen has helped introduce hundreds of consumer products, more
recently focused on electric transportation, including electric scooters,
e-bikes, motorbikes, golf carts and other related products. His knowledge base
includes a familiarity with policies and operating procedures of foreign trade
having worked with technology companies throughout Asia and establishing
business relationships in Asia, America, Europe, Africa and Australia.
A graduate from Xiamen University, one of the top ten universities in
China, Chen worked with Xiamen Foreign Trade Corporation for four years, one
of the largest foreign trade companies in Xiamen, with a turnover of more than
US$200 million annually. In 1996, Chen went to work with Xinxing Xiamen IMP.
& EXP. Corp. developing popular and novelty products for competitive world
ZAP has been a leader in electric transportation since 1994, delivering
more than 85,000 electric vehicles to customers in more than 60 countries. A
public company, ZAP is traded on the Over-the-Counter stock exchange under the