Bill began his business career in 1968 as a financial analyst for the Marathon Oil Company.
In 1973, he joined the stock brokerage firm A.G. Edwards and managed client assets for the next ten years. By 1983, he had formed his own firm - Continental Capital Corporation - which he grew to one of the largest private investment firms in the Midwest.
Bill has been instrumental in developing new markets for entrepreneurs and expanding their industry footprint. Throughout his career, he has demonstrated outstanding leadership and sales strategy development across a wide array of industries. He’s been responsible for driving value creation and providing strategic and operational leadership. He’s also been featured in national business magazines for his work in developing entrepreneurial companies.