Bill Davidow is an author, philanthropist, venture investor, and former high-tech business executive.
He is the author of five books-- Marketing High Technology, Total Customer Service , The Virtual Corporation, Overconnected--The Promise and Threat of the Internet, and most recently The Autonomous Revolution—Reclaiming the Future We’ve Sold to Machines.
Bill was a founder of Mohr, Davidow Ventures and served as the lead investor on many successful start-up companies. During his career in industry he worked at Intel. While at Intel, Bill served as senior vice president of marketing and sales and asvice president of the microcomputer division. Prior to Intel Corp., Bill worked in various managerial positions at Hewlett Packard and General Electric.
Bill’s community involvement extends to serving on the boards of California Institute of Technology, the Foundation Board of the University of California, San Francisco, and on the Board of the California Nature Conservancy.
Bill earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Dartmouth College, summa cum laude, a master’s degree in electrical engineering from both Dartmouth College and the California Institute of Technology, and a doctorate in electrical engineering from Stanford University.