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Bill Siwicki / Managing Editor, Mobile Commerce

Meet Bill

Bill Siwicki is one of the world's leading mobile commerce journalists, having covered m-commerce for nearly 10 years. He is managing editor, mobile commerce, of Internet Retailer, directing mobile coverage at the company. He also is editor of the weekly IRNewsLink Mobile newsletter on Fridays and editor of the annual Internet Retailer Mobile 500 research guide, published every August. And he plays a large role in developing the mobile content for the annual Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition (June) and the annual Internet Retailer Focus Digital Design conference (March). Additionally, Bill is the mobile retail judge for the Global Mobile Awards at the annual Mobile World Congress, the largest mobile event in the world. Bill can be followed on Twitter at @IRmcommerce.

Before joining Internet Retailer parent company Vertical Web Media in December 2005, Bill was editorial director of the health care group at Thomson Media (formerly Faulkner & Gray), where he launched Mobile Health Data, a publication on the use of mobile technology in health care. Before that he served in various editorial positions at Hunter Publishing and the Healthcare Financial Management Association. He earned a bachelor of arts degree in political science and history from Loyola University Chicago.

Bill regularly contributes to:
  • Internet Retailer magazine
  • InternetRetailer.com
  • IRNewsLink e-newsletter
  • IRNewsLink Mobile
  • Internet Retailer Mobile Commerce Blog