Chief Executive Officer and Director
Mr. Davis joined Volcon, Inc. on August 23, 2021 as the Chief Executive Officer and was elected to the board of directors in July 2022. Mr. Davis is a senior executive with over 15 years of experience within the sporting goods industry. From May 2018 to August 2021, Mr. Davis served as President of O. Mustad & Son AS overseeing all operations throughout the Americas. From March 2010 to March 2018 Mr. Davis was employed with Remington Outdoor Company in various positions and from October 2015 to March 2018 he served as Vice President of Marketing & Business Development. Mr. Davis holds a BA of Business Administration with a dual focus in management and marketing, and an MBA in Management, both from Bushnell University (formerly Northwest Christian University).
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Endo has served as our Chief Financial Officer since June 2021. Prior to joining Volcon Mr. Endo worked for over 26 years at Deloitte & Touch LLP. Since August 2006 until his retirement in September 2020, he was an audit and advisory partner, advising public and private companies in the manufacturing, technology, and real estate industries. He has assisted clients on merger and acquisition transactions, equity and debt financings, IT implementations and business process design and controls. Mr. Endo is a certified public accountant in Texas.
Founder, Chairman, and CTO
Mr. Okonsky co-founded Volcon in 2020 and has served as our Chairman of the Board and Chief Technology Officer since inception. Mr. Okonsky founded AYRO, Inc. in May 2016, and served as its chairman of the board from inception to listing on NASDAQ in May 2020. Mr. Okonsky currently holds over two-dozen U.S. and foreign patents. From 1988 until 1992, Mr. Okonsky worked as an engineer for Dell in its notebook division. He is a graduate of Texas A&M with a bachelors in Industrial Engineering.
Chief Operating Officer
Ms. Davis joined our Company on January 3, 2022 with over 20 years of engineering and operational experience within both public and private companies. Ms. Davis has held a variety of engineering, leadership and hands-on positions within various companies such as Textron, Ingersoll Rand Company, Honeywell, and Bosch. From July 2017 to December 2021, Ms. Davis served as Vice President of Operations and Supply Chain for Horton Automatics (a division of Overhead Door Corporation), Ms. Davis holds a BSEE from Clemson University, an MBA with emphasis on project management, and a MS with emphasis on supply chain from SNHU.
Chief Marketing Officer
Hale, previously head of outdoor sports marketing for The Virtus Solution, an Atlanta-based consulting company, will now take the lead of all marketing efforts at Volcon. Prior to working at The Virtus Solution, Hale led marketing teams for iconic outdoor brands including Remington Outdoor Company and Mustad Fishing for nearly a decade, with experience in several consumer segments including sporting goods, hunting and fishing products, apparel, and outdoor equipment. Her tenure within the outdoor industry is a testament to her continued passion, understanding and dedication to the segment. With a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Graphic Design from the University of Alabama in Huntsville, coupled with her top-level experience, Hale will help catapult Volcon’s marketing strategy and execution.