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"Steve Welch" is a Pennsylvania businessman who ran as a Republican Party (United States)/Republican for the United States Senate in the United States Senate election in Pennsylvania, 2012/2012 election, losing to Tom Smith (Pennsylvania)/Tom Smith in the primary.
Welch was endorsed by Governor Corbett, State Republican Party, [http://articles.philly.com/2012-04-08/news/31308556_1_senate-aide-car-washes-government-spending Philadelphia Inquirer] and [http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/opinion/editorials/welch-for-the-gop-the-endorsed-senate-candidate-is-best-of-the-bunch-631684/ Pittsburgh Post Gazette].
Welch was raised in Chester County, Pennsylvania, where he still resides in the borough of Malvern, Pennsylvania/Malvern. Welch, a former Democratic Party (United States)/Democrat, graduated from Unionville High School (Kennett Square, Pennsylvania)/Unionville High School and earned an engineering degree from Penn State University.
In 2001, he founded a pharmaceutical company, Mitos, that made Influenza/flu vaccines more efficient. Welch sold Mitos to Parker Hannifin in July 2007.
He later founded two other companies, DreamIt Ventures, which helps new businesses get started, and KinderTown, an educational technology business.More Steve Welch on Wikipedia.