VPI's Team

VPI has assembled a team of excellent engineers who have many years of experience designing and developing electronic and mechanical systems. From the diverse backgrounds of our engineers working on many types of projects, VPI is able to offer a wealth of talent and skills to your projects, products, and programs

Engineering Disciplines

VPI has systems engineering and product development expertise to take projects and programs from initial concept to final manufactured product. Our engineers possess university degrees and experience in the following engineering disciplines:

  • Electrical/Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Software/Firmware Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering

Jeremy Williams, CEO

Mr. Williams has over nineteen years experience in directing engineering research and developing advanced systems for a wide variety of applications. He has led numerous engineering teams in the design and development of multiple unmanned air and ground vehicle platforms, and multiple robotic systems for government subcontracts.

 

Paul Hepworth, CTO

For over 19 years, Mr. Hepworth has experience in developing real-time software and hardware systems and mission-critical applications software. At VPI he oversees all embedded systems firmware and real-time software development. He also has extensive experience in managing engineering teams.


Kurt Jensen, Vice President, Product Development

Mr. Jensen has lead the successful product development of many products both domestically and internationally in a variety of small and large companies. Kurt loves to build things and it shows. He's a hands-on thinker and doer with a strong emphasis in practicality. Kurt is tenacious in seeking out the solution to the problem with the stamina to keep digging until he hits bedrock.


Morgan Taylor, CFO

Mr. Taylor has been with VPI since 1998 serving in leadership roles. He currently serves as CFO, managing the financial aspects of the company. Morgan has a long-term commitment to the overall success of the company.

 

Gary Olsen, Vice President of Business Development

Mr. Olsen oversees the business development efforts of VPI. Since 2000, he has been responsible for all of VPI’s marketing strategy including competitive strategy/positioning, new services/product introduction, and company branding. He acts in a sales role developing new business and maintaining and building relationships with future potential clients.