William has spent his career at the intersection of communications and technology. He began his work in public relations by helping municipal utilities and government agencies around the US, from San Francisco to Washington DC to launch public engagement campaigns. Since then he has worked with numerous technology firms, investors and social entrepreneurs to help tell their story.
William also has extensive international experience. He has worked as a communications liaison with a design/build lab working on affordable housing at the Universidad to Buenos Aires while living in Argentina. He worked extensively with Rhize, a social enterprise backed by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation that uses technology to help spread democracy across Africa and other regions to build their communications strategy.
Most recently, has been helping small, high-growth organizations fully leverage communications to reach their goals. He is currently working with top tier investors in China to help bring Beijing based consumer hardware and enterprise software companies into the US market.
For Lightspeed he supports clients including Eagle Eye Systems and D2L.