Bill Branson is an Enterprise Architect and Business Performance Consultant who provides consulting services and educational services to clients across the globe drawing on his recognized leadership and management experience and his extensive experience with information technology, enterprise architecture, IT Strategy, business transformation, business strategy, business planning, and program management.
He is the founder of Strategic Business Architects, Inc. and since 2006 works with business leaders and their teams to maximize their business results by getting clear on where they are taking their business, developing actionable strategies to get there, and creating an execution plan they can hold themselves and their team accountable for realizing.
Prior to this he worked for Russell Investment Group in Tacoma where he created and directed Russell Investment Group’s first IT Architecture department then the Strategic Business Architecture team within their Investment Management and Research Department.
Branson’s wide-ranging work history in both vendor and end user companies spans 30 years and includes IT architecture and strategy, technical marketing and support, systems and application development, and network engineering.
He is frequently sought out as a speaker for industry conferences, was a key speaker at DCI’s Enterprise Architecture Conference for the 10 years it ran, and taught networking and computer classes at the University of Washington for 5 years.