- Interstate Hotels & ResortsDirector, Internal Audit, 2011
- Sunstone Hospitality ManagementDirector, Internal Audit
- GSociety, Inc.Vice President, E-Commerce
- Rx for Business SuccessSmall Business Expert
Billy is a business expert with extensive background and experience in small business ownership, executive corporate management and a strong educational background with a wide-range of professional business and personal training and fitness credentials. Prior to his college education, Billy was a successful competitive athlete competing at the National level ranking 7th in the United States. Billy's work experience spans across many different types of small and medium-sized businesses and corporate companies from hotels, motels, restaurants, manufacturing, retail, service and Internet related businesses. He has developed successful financial, business and marketing plans used by clients to obtain financing and secure investors and help clients with business planning that has achieved revenue growths of over 200% and sizeable increases in profitability. At the executive corporate management level, Billy has received honors including "Commitment to Excellence" and "Chairman's Circle Award" both coveted top honors after his process improvements effectively saved millions annually.
Billy's education includes an A.S. Business Administration with Accounting and A.S. Small Business Management from Huntington Junior College, Huntington, WV; a B.S. Marketing and B.S. Psychology from Excelsior College, Albany, NY; and an M.A. Liberal Arts from California State University, Los Angeles and an MBA: Managing in the Global Economy from Excelsior College, Albany, NY. His credentials include four professional certifications: CIA (Certified Internal Auditor), CBM (Certified Business Manager) and CFE (Certified Fraud Examiner) and ACE-certified Personal Trainer. Billy is well traveled with great insights to cultural diversity and managing diverse work teams spread geographically throughout the United States. His background includes global knowledge and business practices of Mexico, Europe and China. As part of his MBA global experience he completed an intensive study trip to China. Small and mid-sized companies desiring to create a plan for globalization or to enter key foreign markets can benefit from Billy's expertise.
- Excelsior College (Member of The University of the State of New York)MBA
- California State University, Los AngelesMA
- Huntington Junior College of BusinessAS/AS Business
- Suffolk UniversityMBA
- Nichols CollegeMBA
- Marshall UniversityBusiness