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MILSPRAY’s Senior Director of R&D to Attend Monmouth University’s – Career Choices Roundtable 2016

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Matthew Johnston Senior Director, R&D

Matthew L. Johnston is MILSPRAY’s Senior Director, R&D and has over a decade of specialty polymer development for US Military and commercial applications. Mr. Johnston is a Subject Matter Expert in Chemical Agent Resistant Coatings (CARC) and waterborne CARC coatings development.

During his career at MILSPRAY™, he has served as the Principal Investigator (PI) for the development of the Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Contract W911NF-09-02-0001 Multi-functional Stealth Coatings; PI for MILSPRAY’s new Ballistic Resistant System™ (BRS™) for police vehicles; PI for the development of energy-dissipative ballistic mitigation polymer systems; and PI for the development of optically clear energy-deflective ballistic polymer systems. Mr. Johnston has also gained multiple patents for MILSPRAY’s touch-up paint systems as well as patents for developing a new category of touch-up paint application systems.

Mr. Johnston’s previous experience includes serving as the PI for the development of a multi-stage cured Radar Absorbing Material (RAM) for stealth aircrafts; development of direct-to-metal locomotive coatings; formulations of urethane and epoxy coatings; and Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) chemical characterization of World Trade Center dust and debris following the 9/11 World Trade Center disaster which is now known as World Trade Center Dust.

Mr. Johnston will be speaking at Monmouth University’s Career Choices Roundtable on Tuesday – February 9, 2016 at 6:15-9:00pm located in Magill Commons at Monmouth University.


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Tidbit Thursday: MILSPRAY Military Technologies™ Announces Promotion of Matthew Johnston to Senior Director of R&D

Matthew Johnston, Senior Director of R & D

Matthew Johnston, Senior Director of R & D

MILSPRAY™ President and CEO, Brian Feser, announced the promotion of Matthew Johnston to Senior Director of Research & Development effective immediately. Johnston joined MILSPRAY™ in 2010, and has over a decade of specialty polymer development for US Military and commercial applications. He is a Subject Matter Expert in Chemical Agent Resistant Coatings (CARC) and waterborne CARC coatings development.

During his career at MILSPRAY™, he has served as the Principal Investigator (PI) for the development of the Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Contract W911NF-09-02-0001 Multi-functional Stealth Coatings; PI for MILSPRAY’s new Ballistic Resistant System™ (BRS™) for police vehicles; PI for the development of energy-dissipative ballistic mitigation polymer systems; and PI for the development of optically clear energy-deflective ballistic polymer systems. Johnston has authored four (4) patents for MILSPRAY’s Spot Shot™ touch-up paint systems as well as patents for developing a new category of touch-up paint application systems. Johnston has thirteen (13) joint patent applications pending.

Prior to joining MILSPRAY™, Johnston held several positions with PPG Industries headquartered in Pittsburg, PA. He served as the Principal Investigator for the development of a multi-stage cured Radar Absorbing Material (RAM) for stealth aircrafts; development of direct-to-metal locomotive coatings; development of waterborne Chemical Agent Resistant Coatings (CARC), and formulations of urethane and epoxy coatings. Prior to his time at PPG Industries, he served as an Assistant Scientist performing Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) chemical characterization of World Trade Center dust and debris following the 9/11 World Trade Center disaster which is now known as World Trade Center Dust.

Johnston successfully leads a team of highly skilled and motivated Engineers, Physicists and Chemists. He is a strong supporter of MILSPRAY’s Emerging Leaders Internship Program combined with a strong advocacy for promoting exciting careers in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) disciplines. He has been an integral part of developing the next generation of future women leaders in STEM, and is mentoring two female Chemistry and Engineering students, whom he hired as summer interns.

Feser said, “Matthew has been instrumental in developing key technologies that have become part of our core competencies. In addition, he has demonstrated his ability to directly contribute to the strategic growth of the business, execute flawlessly and lead high-performing teams. His extensive experience, combined with a deep understanding of specialty polymer development and ballistic materials, makes him an ideal leader for our Research and Development efforts.”


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Tech Tuesday: 3D Prototyping From Our Research & Development Lab

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It’s Tech Tuesday and we wanted to show you a behind the scenes view of our Research & Development Laboratory. Matthew Johnston, Director of Research & Development sent these photos and stated, “We are currently 3D prototyping new products that will soon be commercially available.”

For more at a glance photos from behind the scenes of our Research & Development Laboratory, and recent Technology News/Updates be sure to visit us on Tuesdays.

To join in the conversation use the hashtag #TechTuesday on Twitter and Follow Us: @MILSPRAY


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MILSPRAY Exhibiting at the National Association of Fleet Administrators 2015 Institute & Expo in Orlando, FL

Chantel Robinson, VP of Administrative Operations

Chantel Robinson,
VP of Administrative Operations

Chantel Robinson has years of leadership experience in marketing, project management and brand development. Since joining the company in 2011, she has increased MILSPRAY’s exposure within the Department of Defense while leading technology demonstrations at the Pentagon, the Army Rapid Equipping Forces (REF), the US Marine Corps Expeditionary Forward Operating Base (Ex-FOB) and other high profile military events. Under her leadership, MILSPRAY secured its first contract with the US Army for corrosion prevention and control services and formed numerous teaming arrangements with strategic partners to pursue multiple IDIQ contracts.

In August 2014, Robinson was promoted to Vice President of Administrative Operations with responsibility for Human Resources, Marketing and Communications for MILSPRAY. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Master of Business Administration and a Master of Science in International Business from Seton Hall University.

Chantel Robinson
VP, Administrative Operations
Cell Phone: (732) 492-5237
Office Phone: (732) 886-2223
chantelrobinson@milspray.com


Chad Vroman, Director of Business Development & Sales

Chad Vroman, Director of Business Development & Sales

Chad Vroman is MILSPRAY’s Director of Business Development & Sales. Vroman comes from a highly qualified sales and marketing background that includes over 15 years of management and supervisory experience. He previously served as a Project Manager of International Programs for Lockheed Martin. Later, he transitioned to Datron World Communications as a Regional Sales Manager of the European and Asia-Pacific markets.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Applied Science and Technology (BSAST) in Air Traffic Control and a Master of Business Administration from the Florida Institute of Technology.

Chad Vroman
Director, Business Development & Sales
Cell Phone: 732-443-7842
Office Phone: 732-886-2223
chadvroman@milspray.com


Matthew Johnston

Matthew L. Johnston has over a decade of specialty polymer development for US Military and commercial applications. Since joining MILSPRAY in 2010, he was promoted to the position of Director of Research and Development in 2014. Mr. Johnston is a Subject Matter Expert in Chemical Agent Resistant Coatings (CARC) and waterborne CARC coatings development.

During his career at MILSPRAY, he has served as the Principal Investigator (PI) for the development of the Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Contract W911NF-09-02-0001 Multi-functional Stealth Coatings; PI for MILSPRAY’s new Ballistic Resistant System™ (BRS™) for police vehicles; PI for the development of energy-dissipative ballistic mitigation polymer systems; and PI for the development of optically clear energy-deflective ballistic polymer systems. Mr. Johnston has also gained multiple patents for MILSPRAY’s Spot Shot™ touch-up paint systems as well as patents for developing a new category of touch-up paint application systems.

Mr. Johnston’s previous experience includes serving as the PI for the development of a multi-stage cured Radar Absorbing Material (RAM) for stealth aircrafts; development of direct-to-metal locomotive coatings; formulations of urethane and epoxy coatings; and Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) chemical characterization of World Trade Center dust and debris following the 9/11 World Trade Center disaster which is now known as World Trade Center Dust.

Matthew Johnston
Director, Research & Development
Office Phone: 732-886-2223
matthewjohnston@milspray.com


MILSPRAY team members will be in attendance and exhibiting at the National Association of Fleet Administrators 2015 Institute & Expo event taking place from April 14-17, 2015 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

We encourage you to stop by our booth #1832 to learn more about our Ballistic Resistant System™ (BRS™).

BRS Display

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