Tucson, AZ – Tech Parks Arizona is pleased to announce the expansion of the University of Arizona (UA) Tech Parks Arizona team with the appointment of Lindsay Welch, as the Executive Director of Corporate Relations.
In her role, Welch will develop, plan and collaborate with team members to prospect for new business. She will lead development efforts that best address corporate needs and strategic initiatives that align with the priorities of Tech Parks Arizona. She will amplify national & international business relationships expanding the network that is provided by Tech Parks Arizona.
Lindsay Welch brings a vast amount of experience in community and business development through her past positions both professionally and personally. She is results driven and has a proven track record in revenue growth and business development. Welch holds a BA in marketing with an emphasis in education from the University of Phoenix. She obtained her education while supporting her husband in active duty service of 20 years.
“As a passionate, strategic and experienced business cultivation professional, I am confident that Lindsay’s experience and extensive network will propel Tech Parks Arizona to the next level of success. As an organization, we are in a season of rapid growth with the new Tech Park at The Bridges coming online and the UA Center for Innovation expansion of outposts across the Southern Arizona region, we are building a team that responds at the speed of business” said Carol Stewart, Associate Vice President, Tech Parks Arizona.
“I am humbled and honored for the opportunity to join a league of extraordinary individuals and be part of the leadership team for the dynamic powerhouse Tech Parks Arizona. My passion for innovation, collaboration, relationship management, and revenue generation prompted my decision to join forces with the University’s Tech Parks. I am excited to build on the momentum and look forward to accomplishing many impactful initiatives!” said newly appointed Executive Director of Corporate Relations for Tech Parks Arizona, Lindsay Welch.
Welch is extensively involved with the community and is on many boards:
• President - Tucson Metro Chamber Emerging Leader’s Council
• Member - Board of Directors Tucson Metro Chamber of Commerce
• Member - Greater Tucson Leadership Board of Directors
• Chairwoman - Alumni Committee Greater Tucson Leadership Board of Directors
• Co-Chair - 27th Annual Woman’s Foundation Luncheon
• Member Cherub Class 2020 - Angel Charities for Children
• 40 Under 40 Award Honoree
• The 2018 Woman of Influence - Outstanding Entrepreneur
• Member - National Association of Women in Construction
• Member - Social Venture Partners
As well as serving in countless other volunteer capacities throughout her personal and professional career.
Tech Parks Arizona brings together university, industry, and community creating “interactive ground” to advance technology commercialization. Tech Parks Arizona directs the UA Tech Park at Rita Road, the UA Tech Park at The Bridges and the University of Arizona Center for Innovation, placing the highest priority on recruiting companies desiring connectivity to the University of Arizona.