William B. Norton

Chief Strategy Officer: IIX

William B. Norton is the Chief Strategy Officer for IIX, a global Internet Exchange Point provider. He also operates Dr. Peering International, a web site that provides free documentation surrounding Internet operations activities such as peering.

From 1998-2008 Mr. Norton served as Co-Founder and Chief Technical Liaison for Equinix, a global colocation provider. Prior to that, Mr. Norton led the Internet Engineering Team at Merit Network and was the first chairman for the North American Network Operator’s Group (NANOG). He received his MBA from the Michigan Business School.