US IgniteWilliam Wallace is Executive Director and brings to US Ignite more than 30 years of experience
in the telecommunications industry, most recently as co-founder of DigitalBridge
Communications (DBC), a venture-backed startup dedicated to bringing 4G broadband wireless
services to underserved portions of the U.S.
Prior to DBC, Mr. Wallace was co-founder and CEO of OnePoint Communications, which was
purchased by Verizon Communications in 2000. OnePoint and its successor company, Verizon
Avenue, provide bundled communications services to concentrated communities nationwide,
including apartment communities, military bases, and rural areas.
Previously, he served as head of the Telecommunications practice and Chief Operating Officer
for Gemini Consulting, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Cap Gemini Sogeti group. In that role,
he led teams that developed strategies and improved operations for many of the world’s
Mr. Wallace received an AB degree in Government and Economics from Harvard College and an
MBA from Harvard Business School.