(? - living) U.S.A.
William, Window Media's president (publishing the Blade and other gay-themed newspapers nationwide), is an experienced communications professional with a long record of successful gay activism and fundraising. After working for 10 years as an editor of Texas dailies, he played instrumental roles in several Dallas-area organizations and co-owned the highly popular Crossroads Market.
He co-founded the Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund, the nation's largest gay and lesbian political action committee, and served as managing director of the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD), directing its transition into a national organization.
Until 2001,William served as president of Window Communications, a public relations and strategic marketing firm specializing in the gay and lesbian market, counseling such clients as Aetna; America Online, Inc.; United Airlines; and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.