Indianapolis-based Axia Technology Partners has named Patrick Lockwood director of project management. In this new role, he is responsible for standardizing the structure and processes that govern project management. Lockwood brings more than 30 years of experience with technology, sales, consulting and project management to the company. He previously worked at SDLC Partners, a privately held consulting firm, as a regional director of business development. Prior to that, Lockwood held positions at Batesville Casket, Logicalis, MindGent LLC Solution Technology Inc. and IBM. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering from Purdue University and is PMP certified.