JT Vaughn is a North Carolina businessman and the manager of Industrial Heat, LLC, the company that has acquired the rights to Andrea Rossi's E-Cat technology. Vaughn is also a senior analyst at Cherokee Investment Partners. In the January 2014 press release in which Industrial Heat announced their acquisition of the E-Cat, Vaughn was listed as the person for universities, business, and other organization to contact for collaborating with the company.
- Tom Darden's profile on the Cherokee website
- Industrial Heat Has Acquired Andrea Rossi's E-Cat Technology (Press Release, Jan 24, 2014)