Tom Rogers outlines vision, ideas for the UT Research Park at Cherokee Farm

Tom Ballard recently published an article about UT Research Park at, a website focused on technology, innovation and entrepreneurship in East Tennessee. Ballard sat down with Tom Rogers, President and CEO of Cherokee Farm Development Corporation.

“We are in the business of making curated collisions occur,” Rogers explains. Those clearly lead to success on both aspects of his vision for the park – serving as a gateway for collaborations between the private sector and UT and making sure that “this incredible piece of property meets its full potential as a community asset.”

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