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Bill Price
Senior Strategy Analyst at Georgia Technology Authority

Profile

Bill Price is a senior strategy analyst at the Georgia Technology Authority. He is currently focused on implementing broadband legislation, the Achieving Connectivity Act for the State of Georgia which was passed in 2018.

While at GTA, Bill developed and managed the Digital Georgia Program for the State to: invest, develop and manage projects that increased the use of technology across business and government: Digital Economy Plans, Digital Bootcamps, E-rate Support Program, Telemedicine, Broadband Mapping, Makerspaces and an Educational technology grant program.

Bill has over 30 years in telecommunications and technology services development and operations.  His telecommunications track record of delivering results spans wireless, wireline, internet services and applications. At BellSouth Bill led the development, launch and operations of BellSouth’s Internet Division in 1995. Bill successfully launched and managed the first Metropolitan Area Network in the US while at Centel and Sprint in Tallahassee Florida. Bill led Sprint’s Advanced Network Service group to develop innovative communication services for business and government. 

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel: Regional collaboration and practical approaches to bridging the rural connectivity gap

    16:50

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