Bill Cunningham is a seasoned entrepreneur with vast experience in sales, marketing, strategy, fundraising, and startup advisory. He has been directly involved in six startups and has advised many more, raising early-stage capital across various industries. Bill is passionate about the early-stage cycle of startups, the phase from zero to three years. He studied Electrical Engineering with a focus on Biomedical Engineering and Computer Design, culminating in a BS degree from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Later, he earned an MBA in Marketing from The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.
Over the years, Bill has held leadership positions in several organizations, including Chief Enchantment Officer at OneMorePallet.com, Executive in Residence at CincyTech, and Director NKU Entrepreneurship Institute at Northern Kentucky University, among others. He is an expert in sales, marketing, strategy, and fundraising, with a proven track record of getting things done and starting up sustainable companies. Bill has also worked in various capacities, including as the President at Diamond Fiber Composites, Venture Development Director at Cincinnati Bell, Director and Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurial Center at Xavier University, and Marketing at MEDITECH, among others.
In his free time, Bill is passionate about entrepreneurship and innovation, consistently looking for new ways to deliver learning and skills.