Bill is a serial Southwest entrepreneur and founding partner of Verge Fund. He started his first business as a freshman in High School, organizing road races like the Duke City Marathon. Bill founded ProLaw Software during the PC revolution while they were still teaching COBOL at the university (from which he subsequently dropped out). ProLaw achieved an average compound annual growth rate of 78% during the last 5 years as an independent company and appeared on the Inc. 500 ranking of the fastest growing companies in the country three years in a row.
Joining the founding team at Verge was Bill's route to return to startups. Bill founded BoomTime, which is focused on helping small, local service businesses compete with the large chains. Bill serves on the boards of Vertical Power and Nuvita.