Jeff Mangold

Jeff Mangold

VP of Operations, Co-Founder
Jeff is a co-founder and the Vice President of Operations for Blue Duck. He is a thought leader in establishing key business strategies that early on distinguished us from our competitors. Jeff put the first Ducks through their paces, working to see how much stress they could take, how long they could run, what environments they could endure, and how much time and effort they take to maintain. He is charged with logistics, distribution, maintenance, facilities management, and product testing. Jeff designed the company’s fleet management program and is integral to its plan to roll out into university communities. His goal for Duck riders is a flawless customer experience. Jeff’s valuable input informs everything from the features of the Blue Duck app to when and where to deploy the Ducks. He is also a data maven who applies an analytical eye to numbers, spotting trends, determining outcomes, and unearthing opportunities. Jeff has a bachelor of business administration from Sam Houston State University. He also holds a level 2 certification from the PGA of America and is a Certified Dive Master having completed more than 2,500 qualified underwater dives.