About Corporate Partnerships and Economic Development

The University of Memphis participates in economic development by educating tomorrow's workforce, bringing new technologies to market that advance industry, positioning our students to start new companies, and offering expertise and resources to help solve local and global challenges.

Would you like to engage in the University of Memphis through student recruitment, research projects, technology transfer and commercialization, executive education, and more? Let's discuss how best to align your business goals and initiatives with our most dynamic resources: our students and our faculty!

To arrange a campus visit or to discuss corporate engagement opportunities, please contact Lendon Ellis, director of corporate partnerships and economic development, at 901.678.4096, or by email at lellis2@memphis.edu.

Let's build a mutually beneficial partnership together!