Doug Mellette is chairman and managing member of Vemark, LLC. Since founding Vemark in 1998, Doug has pioneered Vemark’s position as the leader in vehicle loss recovery management solutions. With Doug’s leadership and ingenuity, Vemark holds nationwide contracts with most major fleet rental carriers through its online salvage auction, SalvageNow as well as contracts with major insurance companies.
Doug represents the 3rd generation of the Mellette family who have devoted their professional endeavors to the automobile recycling and remarketing industry. The Mellette’s have been involved in the auto business for nearly six decades, encompassing experience across a breadth of industry segments including auto parts, salvage pools, transportation, wholesale salvage, and procurement. Doug is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys sport fishing and diving with his wife, Cathy, and two children.