Operating Partners
Managing Partners

Operating Partners

William Rychel: Bill’s experience spans over 35 years as an entrepreneur, private and public company CEO, and consultant in a wide range of business disciplines and industries. While attending DePaul University in the 1970’s Bill co-founded and operated the nation’s first paralegal service bureau. In the 1980’s he partnered in a firm that established Apple Computer’s dealer base, and in the 1990’s Bill created a wholesale distribution company that was at the forefront in the computer graphics and digital printing industries. He engineered the roll-up and subsequent initial public offering of that company and served as its CEO as the company grew to over $300 million in revenue. Bill has lead or consulted in numerous acquisitions and divestitures, and has extensive experience in sales leadership and development, sales channel design and management, marketing, business development, I.T. renewal, distribution and logistics, web-based business-to-business strategies, and internet implementation. Bill is a member of the Turnaround Management Association.