With 15 years of experience in the transport world, Orlie began her path in the industry through her time in the Air Force. With her expertise in aviation, she was recruited to operate a private aviation fleet, then moved on to complete her BA in Business Management at IDC. Orlie became the first female entrepreneur in the community she leads today by founding Blitz Motors, a two-wheeled electric vehicle company. Among her other accomplishments, Orlie represented the Israeli Transport sector in the European Commission and in EU for joint R&D. Orlie is the current acting Executive Director at EcoMotion where her passion for smart mobility continues to open new doors for innovation and growth within the community.
Orlie has also Founded a community of Women in Mobility to grow the number of women in the field by sharing challenges and opportunities while acquiring new tools for professional growth.
EcoMotion is a dynamic community with over 600 start-ups (constantly growing) and 12,000 members in the Smart Transportation sector. Understanding start-ups do not grow in a void, EcoMotion bring together entrepreneurs, academics, government officials, local & global automotive industry representatives, investors and much more; providing a support platform for knowledge-sharing, networking and collaboration.
Our mission is to support the growth of the Israeli Smart Mobility sector and enhance the implementation of innovation in the field, while simultaneously, positioning Israel as a global innovation center for Smart Mobility. EcoMotion has an extensive innovation toolkit to support public and private sector organizations in the implementation and integration of mobility innovation, such as challenge competitions, events, workshops and more!