/ Bill Poellmitz
Before retiring in 2019, Bill was co-founder and CEO of ClearSky Technologies, a pioneer in the delivery of hosted services to the cellular industry. In 1992, he co-founded Cerulean Technology, a developer of mobile data software for law enforcement, serving as CFO and VP Marketing. With venture capital funding, Cerulean was sold in 1999 for $150 million.
Earlier, he managed the Latin American and Far East units of Orion Research, a developer of chemical sensors for medical applications. Bill holds degrees in Electrical Engineering and Economics, an MBA from Crummer Graduate School of Business, and a Doctorate of Business Administration from the University of Florida. He obtained his amateur radio license at age 14, and is passionate about travel, foreign languages and trivia.