John Vellinger, left

John Vellinger, President, CEO

John Vellinger (left) is President and CEO of Techshot Lighting, LLC.  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 Inc., 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 six 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.