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Shane Washburn


Sparkfactor Design

Shane's veteran experience ranges from industrial design to building remotely operated submarines. His extensive background gives Shane a flexibility to engage clients’ needs from many directions, which in turn help him find the best customer solutions.

Previously, Shane lead teams of engineers and technicians to build custom remotely operated vehicles (ROV) at Deep Ocean Engineering. This work included industrial design, mechanical engineering, hands on fabrication and assembly, field deployment, and customer training. He has also worked with a cutting edge R&D team for Sealed Air Corporation (a global packaging company).

Shane is the inventor of PoweriSite, a small devices which adds USB ports to DeWalt power tool batteries, allowing those batteries to charge smartphones, tablets, and other small devices.

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