Thursday, September 18, 2008
Tech2020 names Cuddy President-CEO
Oak Ridge-based Technology 2020 announced today the appointment of Mike Cuddy (left) as president and CEO, succeeding Tom Rogers, who joined Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Cuddy served the past decade as VP-IT Services at SAIC, one of East Tennessee's largest employers. Earlier, he supported the Department of Energy’s missions in Oak Ridge, working for 30 years with Union Carbide, Martin Marietta, and Lockheed Martin Energy Systems. Cuddy earned his bachelor's in mechanical engineering and an MBA in finance and operations research at UT. Cuddy and his wife Carolyn live in Knoxville, where she serves as the Executive Director of the UT Center for Executive Education Leadership and Executive MBA Programs. He starts at Tech 2020 on Oct. 6. The search was conducted by The Buffkin Group.