PlugShare is a software and services company that provides guidance to drivers and industry to support the adoption and growth of plug-in car technology.
- Directory of over 32,000 charging stations in the US and Canada
- International coverage of over 31,000 charging stations
- 267,000 reviews and 60,000 photos to assist in last-mile navigation
- Social, data-rich informatics and industry intelligence
Wherever you are on the road to sustainable transportation, PlugShare gives the critical intelligence you need to choose the right path forward. Where do I charge my car? How do I manage my organization’s fleet of EVs? How can I voice my concerns to automakers, utilities, and others in the industry? PlugShare shows you the way.
PlugShare is a definitive source of consumer and industry intelligence for the rapidly growing plug-in sector.CEO Brian Kariger
The PlugShare Team
Brian Kariger Chief Executive Officer
Brian was previously founder and CEO of Lexico Publishing Group LLC (Dictionary.com). Lexico was acquired by IAC in 2008.
Nick Wild Chief Product Officer
Nick is co-founder, former CTO of Recargo. He was on Microsoft's Xbox team and at House of Blues as the VP of Technology.
Forrest North Chief Operating Officer
Forrest was co-founder and CEO of Xatori, founder and CEO of Mission Motors, and a battery engineer at Tesla motors.
Ray Jenks VP Business Development
Ray has over six years experience in plug-in vehicle technology and manages strategic partnerships, sales, and marketing.
Norman Hajjar Managing Director, PlugInsights
Researcher, creative director, ad agency founder, musician and writer. Specialist in emerging technologies. Previously EVP at Guitar Center.
Ashley Horvat VP Strategic Initiatives
The former Oregon Chief EV Officer, Ashley transformed EV markets with innovative infrastructure deployment, tourism development, and outreach.
Jereld Woo Mobile Engineer
Jereld brings 7 years of mobile development experience to the PlugShare team, covering basic feature phones to smart phones.
James Hatton Data Integrity
Prior to joining the PlugShare team, James worked in editorial support at Dictionary.com and a world-wide ad agency.
Jordin Williams Marketing Operations Associate
With a degree in environmental business and a passion for EVs, Jordin is proud to be part of a team making a difference.
Nick Lembach Senior Research Associate
Nick has deep research design and analysis experience, training in consumer psychology, and a love for finding human truths hiding in data.
Ben Jones Operations Manager
Ben has been involved with EVs since 1997, did vehicle integration at Solectria, and has experience in web development and solar design.
Cris Kvist Senior Hardware Engineer
Cris designed electronics and developed embedded software in the telecom industry, and is now bringing his knowledge to PlugShare.
Akhil Jariwala Business Development Associate
Akhil conducted dealership research at the UC Davis PHEV Research Center and studied environmental studies at UNC Chapel Hill.
Alex Lampila Mobile Engineer
Alex has over a decade of experience working in media and technology.
Julius Yang Senior Platform Engineer
Julius made pixels change values at Rhythm & Hues for nearly 20 years before signing up to save the world with PlugShare. Photo © Ryan Swift