Car Charging Group, Inc. (OTCQB: CCGI) (“CarCharging”), the largest owner, operator, and provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging services, announced today that The Highland Dallas, the first ever hotel in Curio A Collection by Hilton, now provides two Blink Level 2 EV charging stations at its location. Located at 5300 East Mockingbird Lane in Dallas, TX, the Blink EV chargers are available to hotel guests and operate on the Blink Network, the software that manages, monitors, and tracks the Blink EV stations and all of its charging data.
Situated adjacent to the Southern Methodist University campus, this luxurious Dallas hotel is surrounded by a wealth of shops, restaurants and nightlife. Guests can enjoy easy access to downtown and uptown Dallas, which is home to captivating examples of historic and modern architecture, museums, a thriving art scene, sporting events, and entertainment. The hotel also offers the popular exhale Spa, Salon Pompeo, and Chef John Tesar’s award winning restaurant, Knife.
“We are proud to expand Blink EV charging stations in Dallas and encourage EV drivers to visit the stylish Highland Dallas,” said Mike Calise, CarCharging’s Chief Executive Officer. “We continuously strive to provide added value to property owners and managers, and offer EV drivers the opportunity to charge their vehicles everywhere they go, including fantastic new hotels in great destinations.”
“At The Highland Dallas, we focus on providing unique experiences for our guests, so we are excited to showcase an innovative amenity that enhances the Hotel and compliments our Green Certification.” said David Lemmond, General Manager of The Highland Dallas. “Improving the quality of life for our customers is one of our goals as an environmentally responsible Hotel and we believe that Blink EV charging stations serve as a perfect example of that commitment.”
Blink Level 2 chargers are able to rapidly recharge electric cars, and accept payment with the Blink InCard or major credit card via the Blink mobile application, Blink Network website, or Blink customer support center. Blink’s free membership offers drivers discounted charging fees on select public EV chargers on the Blink Network. Drivers can pinpoint Blink EV charging station locations and become a Blink member at www.BlinkNetwork.com. In addition to these features, drivers can also initiate charging sessions via the Blink mobile application.