|Birthplace||New York City, NY|
|University of Wisconsin- Madison, B of A||1988|
|Communications Law, Radio TV and Film|
William resides in Manhattan NYC.
William is a driven IT executive; companies include idealab!, Verizon, Google, CBS Cable, SoftMD, MGM/UA and Augme Technologies/Hipcricket. He provides ‘key’ industry contacts with an extensive list of Fortune 100 companies.
He launched 5 startups including 3 with idealab; HomePage, Woodstock and cloud computing SaaS provider Frontera - sold to Marc Andreessen’s ‘Loudcloud’ for $110m.
His skills span product development and UX, deployment of ‘cloud’ services, mobile architectures/advertising and business development.
A contributor to the Forbes Business and Financial Network and is part of the Google team as a ‘Chromebook’ beta tester.
A mentor for start-ups at Gazelle Lab , he is a children’s author for kidstories.co that is published in 5 languages and available on the Kindle throughout Europe, Asia and the U.K. Since 2007 he has published a technology blog ‘Serendipity’ and is now a contibuting writer for Medium .