James Holtz joined BYD Motors, Inc. in 2013 as the first Fleet Sales Manager covering U.S and Canada. As BYD continued to grow its sales team, James took on a more focused role and currently serves as the Southern California Regional Sales Manager. Prior to joining BYD James spent 12 years designing and selling data management and disaster recovery technology solutions to private and public sectors. He received a Marketing degree and a German minor degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. James resides in Long Beach with his wife and 3 young sons.
The Official Sponsor of Mother Nature™, BYD was founded in 1995 as a battery manufacturer and advanced consumer electronics company. Applying its battery expertise to the challenge of transportation, the firm has expanded into the largest manufacturer of not only rechargeable batteries but also electric vehicles. BYD's unique expertise is revolutionizing every aspect of clean transportation, with a product line of 100% electric buses, trucks, forklifts, passenger vehicles, and monorail systems. BYD's clean energy division produces energy storage systems, solar panels, and LED lights. The firm is also the first electric bus manufacturer in the U.S. with a unionized workforce in Lancaster, California. For more information, please visit www.BYD.com