1 August 2012
PHOENIX–Sometimes the biggest, most-ambitious projects end quietly and simply. A small group of executives from Avnet Electronics Marketing, including president Ed Smith and marketing VP Ian Basey, and I gathered in the company's headquarters this month as the good folks from the charitable organization Chances for Children took ownership of our home for the past year, the red Chevy Volt.
After more than 33,000 miles (much of which was driven by hundreds of engineers), the car's off to its new life in Tempe. Here's a look at the farewell handoff and a look back at a year on the road.