John Vellinger

John Vellinger (left) is Executive Vice President and COO of Techshot.  Leveraging his nearly 25 years of experience developing and manufacturing products for the government, John understands what it takes to provide rugged, reliable products to military customers. 

As co-founder of Techshot, he has been responsible for the design, development, and manufacture of innovative technologies for federal agencies such as the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation.  And with Fortune 100 customers such as Procter & Gamble and the Coca-Cola Company, John also understands the product development needs of some of the world’s most trusted commercial brands.

To date, John holds seven issued patents, with several provisional patents pending, and is the author of numerous technical publications.  He is a graduate of Purdue University with a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering.