Bill is the founder and managing director of Cntxd Media Corp., with over 25 years of experience in all aspects of international business event media management. He has been involved in the launch and development of over 120 different conferences, trade shows, custom events, webcasts and virtual events. Bill has presented events for Advantage Business Media, Elsevier, Government Security News, atsec information security, NYPAY, The Smart Card Alliance, TSCP, Wiley-Blackwell, Reed Business Information, and SourceMedia. Bill was previously group director for Access Intelligence, (fka Chemical Week), Penton Media, and United Business Media (fka CMP Media, Miller Freeman). He is a graduate of New York University’s certificate program in Business Media, and has a B.A. in comparative literature from University of California Santa Cruz.