Name: Park Williams
Title: Director of Business Development, North America
Company: BDP International
Fundraising Goal: $5000
Park Williams is the Director of Business Development, North America for BDP International, a global transportation and logistics provider headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In his current role, he leads a team of business development executives across North America with a focus on growing relationships with global and regional clientele and serves as a member of the president’s senior executive leadership team.
Park received his bachelor’s degree in Industrial Management from Clemson University in 1993. Upon graduation he joined a family owned textile manufacturer in South Carolina where he earned increasing levels of leadership and responsibility. He then moved on to his current employer in 2005 and has had the opportunity to engage with a range of multinational accounts and travel internationally with the company.
Park has a strong legacy in the Charlotte breast health community. He served on the Komen Charlotte Board for many years, including two terms as Race for the Cure Chair as well as Board Chair, along with several committee positions. He current serves on the GoJenGo Foundation board, an organization that financially supports breast cancer survivors and their families during the treatment process, often bridging the gap between limited income levels and insurance coverage.
A native of Charleston, South Carolina, Park and his fiancé Tricia spend a lot of their free time in neighboring Isle of Palms with their beloved yellow lab Cooper. A perfect day together includes exercise, time on the water, and celebrating all that life has to offer each day with a sunset celebration.