Bill has over 25 years of experience founding, managing, and consulting for companies that have leveraged technology to disrupt business and culture. The COO of ART[XR], Bill brings a unique combination of business and creative skills that he’s developed while pursuing dual careers as an entrepreneur and visual artist.
A pioneer in developing online marketplaces, Bill founded Textrade.com in 1998, the worlds first online trading platform for the textile industry. He was also the CFO and head of operations for Artspace.com, the online art marketplace acquired by the art publishing house Phaidon.
Bill has an intimate knowledge of the art world as a visual artist, photographer, and filmmaker who has exhibited his works in galleries, art fairs, and museums around the world.
Bill has a degree in Economics from Harvard University and an MBA from Columbia University, and holds three US Patents for supply chain management technologies and processes.
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