Tom Rogers was named Director of Industrial and Economic Development Partnerships at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in June, 2008. His responsibilities include establishing a new industrial partnerships initiative for the lab and leading a number of strategic economic development initiatives including the Oak Ridge Science and Technology Park.
Prior to joining ORNL, Tom was President and CEO of Technology 2020, a public-private partnership headquartered in Oak Ridge, whose mission is to help grow new technology companies in the Tennessee Valley Corridor. Technology 2020 received national recognition for its technology-based economic development achievements from the U.S. Small Business Administration, Southern Growth Policies Board, the Kauffman Foundation, the State Science and Technology Institute, and the National Business Incubator Association.
Tom also has served as the Executive Director of the Tennessee... See More