Bill NottinghamVP of Growth at Nottingham Spirk
Bill is the Vice President of Growth for Nottingham Spirk, leading both the Business Devlopment and Marketing initiatives. As a member of the Nottingham Spirk (NS) Leadership Team, he is focused for future growth and sustainabilty for the Firm. He also helps establish NS equity venture companies and serves as an Advisor.
NS is a the business innovation firm founded in 1972 and one of the world’s longest standing private innovation firms, where the founders are still involved in leadership roles. The NS team useS the Vertical InnovationTM process in collaboration with their client/partners to deliver product platform innovations resulting in over 1200 global commercialized patents and over $50 Billion in retail sales for their clients. To date, 95% of all NS patents have been commercialized.
Bill is a member of Board of Industry Leaders for the Consumer Technology Association and is a member of the Health and Fitness Council, assisting with establishing policy and standards. Bill also serves on the Board of Trustees for the Cleveland Institute of Art and Design, the Advisory Committee for CWRU think[box], the nations largest university maker space. He is the Innovation Advisor to the CEO of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum and boards of several private equity companies.
Bill has been featured on Bloomberg Radio, Sirius XM and NPR. He was a keynote speaker for the Consumer Electronics Association, Forbes Reinventing America Summit, The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Innovation Leader, The City Club of Cleveland, the RPM Global Leadership Summit, Back End of Innovation, Marcus Evans Innovation Conferences, and Global Executive Events in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.