Senior Vice President, Business Development
As senior vice president of business development, Kidd works with companies to leverage the use of customer intelligence to impact their business’ bottom line.
Prior to coming to Walker, Kidd was most recently Director of Entrepreneurship for the Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC). Prior to joining the IEDC in 2005, Kidd was Vice President of the Indiana Venture Center where he assisted entrepreneurial companies with strategy decisions and planning, capital formation, and other key issues growing companies encounter. During his time at the Venture Center, Kidd created and managed the Indiana Angel Investor Network (AngelNet).
Over the past dozen years, Kidd has helped to create several new initiatives and programs for Indiana entrepreneurial and middle market companies including the Indiana Growth 100 program; the Business 2000 Forum for pre-IPO companies; the CFO Roundtable Network; CEO Advantage Network; the Indiana Executive Forum for CEOs of small- and medium-sized companies; INBiz magazine and INBiz Café website; the Indiana Venture Idol Competition and the Indiana Companies to Watch Awards.