Who We Are
Spintech Ventures provides revolutionary shape memory polymer technologies for composite manufacturing and structural repairs in aerospace, energy, automotive, defense, and consumer markets.
Our patented Smart Tooling technology allows us to provide companies with configurable, reusable tooling for fabricating composite parts with complex geometries and/or trapped features that drastically reduce their labor and capital costs, while dramatically increasing production rates.
Our composite patch technology provides users with a formable, composite patch that allows them to quickly and easily make structural repairs on almost any hard, non-porous surface.
Spintech's mission is to create and foster the optimal strategies and environment for a variety of technology-based businesses to deliver great value to customers, suppliers, shareholders, employees, and humanity.
- Aggressively grow new business divisions into prosperous, industry leading business entities.
Create great value for customers, suppliers, and shareholders.
Maintain a creative, dynamic, challenging, and rewarding work environment that allows employees to grow and prosper.
Deliver industry-leading quality and customer satisfaction.
Current technology divisions include Smart Tooling and Gemini Materials. Both of these divisions share a common shape memory polymer (SMP) technology as their foundation. With over $25 million of research investment
in the technologies, these divisions are well positioned to provide our customers with significant value. All intellectual property associated with the operating divisions is licensed exclusively to Spintech Ventures from Cornerstone Research Group, Inc.
Spintech Ventures is led by an experienced team of executives. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Patrick J. Hood, PH.D., started Spintech Ventures and also created CRG in 1997, growing the company at a 40% compounded annual growth rate.
The President, Craig Jennings, was integral to the formation of Spintech Ventures and was previously involved in three startup technology companies in sales and marketing and executive leadership positions, serving as President at Motoman, Inc. from 1997 through 2008. At Motoman, Mr. Jennings helped lead the company from a startup to over $165 million in annual revenue.
The Chief Technology Officer, Ernie Havens, has intimate knowledge of CRG technologies and been with CRG for over 10 years in positions such as Vice President of Business Development and Chief Engineer.
Headquartered in Xenia, Ohio, Spintech Ventures' primary production operation is located at 1150 S. Patton Street. This facility features 19,500 square feet of production space with installed oven capacity totaling 17,360 cubic feet, and 1,540 square feet of environmentally controlled polymer mixing and fabric storage space.