Will is an accomplished technology executive who speaks nationally about how banks and credit unions can escape digital mediocrity, transform their business and compete in the ultra-competitive business environment. Will is the Chief Strategy Officer at Q2 – a leader in digital transformation solutions for banks and credit unions – where he spends his time divided between interpreting the voice of each of the 400 Q2 customers, learning about new technology and determining the build, buy or partner strategies for the organization. Since arriving at Q2, he is most proud that Q2 has been consistently named Austin’s Best Places to Work six years in a row.
Will joined Q2 to run the marketing function for the business and played a key role in the company’s IPO in March of 2014. In addition to his role as the SVP of Marketing, he has also served at the SVP of Product Group and was instrumental in introducing and calcifying the role of design as a key differentiator of Q2 products and marketing.
Will is a frequent speaker at industry conferences regularly shares his insights on market trends, digital strategy and transformation with leadership teams across the country.
Prior to Q2, he ran one of Austin’s fastest growing boutique ad agencies where he led account creative and strategy.
In his past life, he was quarterback at Virginia Tech and in the NFL, playing for six seasons. He was inducted in the Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame and has served the VT on the Distinguished Alumni Board for English and the Virginia Tech Alumni Board of Directors.