Mr. McCool founded HEVO on November 1, 2011, while completing his Master of Public Administration at the Columbia School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), with a focus in urban policy and sustainable development. He has resided as both the President of the Board and Chief Executive Officer since HEVO's incorporation and has led the company's vision and strategy towards creating a world without cords. During his tenure, Mr. McCool has been responsible for his company and partners securing over a dozen pilot projects across Europe and the United States. Mr. McCool has also led the company to multiple business competition victories across Europe and the United States, which includes the ARPA-E Future Energy Pitch Competition, Cleantech Open, SWSW Eco Challenge, and the INCENSe startup accelerator program. Additionally, HEVO has been featured in nearly every major technological publication in the world under Mr. McCool's leadership, and it has established itself as a global leader in wireless power innovation.