Brian Vidic serves as the Director of Economic Partnerships at the University of Pittsburgh and is responsible for creating and maintaining broad, value-based partnerships with industry. Brian brings nearly thirty years of private and public sector success to the Office of Economic Partnerships. Prior to joining Pitt, Brian delivered business & economic development solutions for governments agencies, leading sales efforts on the U.S. east coast and across the U.K. Following ten years in the healthcare sector, Brian joined the University of Pittsburgh. In 2016 he created a new partnering option and revenue stream for the University that focused on opening core facilities and advanced labs to industry. He received his Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of Pittsburgh. Brian, his wife, and four children reside in Richland Township, north of Pittsburgh.
Director of Economic Partnerships, University of Pittsburgh
August 15 to August 16