Bill joined KCSA to focus on special projects in public relations, investor relations and business development. With an impressive career in public relations, business development, marketing, IR, capital markets and banking, Bill’s accumulated background provides a major contribution to the strong talent pool already assembled at the firm.
Before joining KCSA, Bill headed up business development running the New York City office of Interdependence PR. Previously, Bill worked with 5W Public Relations for PR, account management, media relations, business development, strategic planning, crisis management, product integration, and other PR, communication and marketing activities. Before 5W, Bill was Director of Marketing at Rubenstein PR/IR for business development, PR and IR facilitating press coverage on the PR side and corporate access to the financial community on the IR side.
Earlier, Bill began his career with General Electric Capital involved with sales, marketing, product research, pricing and the development of innovative financial products tailored to the leveraged leasing industry. After G.E. Capital, Bill joined Oppenheimer & Co., focusing on sales, business development, marketing and portfolio management for a wide client base of institutions, fund managers, corporate clients, asset managers and pension funds. With a strong background in capital markets, Bill then joined Lehman Brothers responsible for managing the yearly production, sales, marketing and block trading for the Eastern division of Lehman’s small cap equity capital markets division.
Bill received his B.A. degree from the University of Pennsylvania, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa and received his M.B.A. degree from the Wharton School.