Management Team

We Make EV Charging Accessible

Blink was founded with the mission to do our part in slowing climate change by reducing greenhouse gas emissions caused by transportation. We tap into the power of electric vehicles. Our company always has, and continues to be, a driving force in the EV industry. Paving the way for the growth and adaptation of electric vehicles, Blink continues to offer innovative EV products and business partnerships to drive the industry forward.


Michael D. Farkas

Michael D. Farkas
Founder, Executive Chairman, and CEO

Mr. Farkas is the founder and manager of The Farkas Group, a privately held investment firm. Mr. Farkas also currently holds the position of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Atlas Group, where its subsidiary, Atlas Capital Services, a broker-dealer, has successfully raised more than $200 million for a number of public clients until it withdrew its FINRA registration in 2007. Over the last 20 years, Mr. Farkas has established a successful track record as a principal investor across a variety of industries, including telecommunications, technology, aerospace and defense, and automotive retail.

Brendan S. Jones

Brendan S. Jones
Chief Operating Officer

Brendan Jones is the Chief Operating Officer at Blink Charging, responsible for sales, operations, growth initiatives, and investments in strategic alliances. With over 25 years of experience in the automotive and EV charging industry, he has established himself as an industry expert and a leading force in the development of EV infrastructure.

Michael Rama

Michael Rama
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Rama joins Blink following nearly a decade with NV5 Global, where he served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. From October 1997 until August 2011, Mr. Rama held various accounting and finance roles with AV Homes, Inc. (formerly known as Avatar Holdings, Inc.), including Principal Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, and Controller. Mr. Rama has nearly 30 years of experience in construction, development, and real estate management.

Aviv Hillo, Esq.

Aviv Hillo, Esq.
General Counsel

Aviv is a skilled international business lawyer with a 25-year established track record both in Israel and New York, handling cross-border transactions and litigations. Mr. Hillo is also an experienced executive and investor across a variety of industries, including defense technology, real estate, biotechnology, mobile apps, and internet marketplace platforms.

Josh Winkler

Josh Winkler
Sr. VP, Product and Technology

Josh has nearly a decade of experience in the EV industry having been an instrumental member of the technology team of Blink’s predecessor, Ecotality. He has an in-depth understanding of product design for electric vehicle service equipment and is responsible for Blink’s design of the IQ 200 80-amp Level 2 AC charging station.

Phil Herman

Phil Herman
Sr. VP, Energy and Infrastructure

Regarded by his peers as a renewable energy expert, Phil has made a name for himself by developing and implementing a wide range of alternative energy projects. He has held senior executive positions in large energy service companies, both utility-independent and utility-owned. Phil is a Licensed Professional Engineer and LEED AP.

Rebecca Gutierrez

Rebecca Gutierrez
VP, Marketing

Rebecca brings to Blink nearly twenty years of marketing experience and more than a decade of practical experience marketing for architecture, engineering, and construction industries. Her wealth of knowledge crafts Blink’s marketing and communication strategies and implements effective marketing efforts that drive sales and support Blink clients, members, and investors.

Michael C. Battaglia

Michael C. Battaglia
Vice President of Sales

Mr. Battaglia brings over 25 years of automotive and technology experience to Blink, including most recently as Vice President of Sales for the Global Automotive Division at J.D. Power. In this role, he had oversight responsibility for account directors and sales operations personnel that supported automakers across the industry. During his tenure, he successfully expanded the Company’s development of new business partnerships and strategic alliances.

Blink Charging had their Initial Public Offering on Nasdaq trading as BLNK and BLNKW on Feb. 13, 2018.

Blink Charging Co.

407 Lincoln Rd
Ste 704
Miami Beach, FL 33139
T: 305-521-0200
F: 305-521-0201

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Industry Classifications

Sector: Consumer Cyclical
Industry: Personal Services
NAICS: All Other Personal Services (812990)
SIC: Miscellaneous Personal Services, Not Elsewhere Classified (7299)