The Atlanta Inventor of the “Super Soaker”


Super Soaker Water Gun

The BBC recently conducted a great interview on one of the individuals profiled in Hub Magazine’s 2016 Diversity Game Changers in Technology:

Lonnie Johnson, CEO/Founder of Atlanta-Based Johnson Battery Technologies.

Lonnie Johnson, CEO/Founder Johnson Battery Technologies

Lonnie Johnson, CEO/Founder Johnson Battery Technologies

The company develops new solid state lithium metal batteries that can operate at very high temperatures while protecting against fire and explosions. However, Johnson is most famously known for his invention of the Super Soaker squirt gun– one of the most popular toys in the world.

Check out the latest Hub  Magazine to read all about Lonnie and the other individuals selected for the Diversity Game Changers in Technology list.

Read the BBC Interview here

You may also want to Listen to Lonnie Johnson speaking to Outlook on the BBC World Service


Organization Type: Business Enterprise
Article Type: Editorials
Industry: Smart Energy
Focus: General Info
Location: Downtown Atlanta

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