The Indianapolis Convention and Visitors Authority has tapped Donald Welsh to become its new president and CEO, effective August 1. Welsh, who most recently served as president and CEO of the Seattle Convention and Visitors Bureau, was selected after a nationwide search of more than 100 applicants. He will succeed Bob Bedell who has held the position since 2002 and will retire from ICVA July 31.
Welsh will take the helm amid many new developments for Indianapolis. Lucas Oil Stadium, a