William “Bill” Chotiner
Vice President & CTO Customer Unit
Regional Carriers Ericsson North America
Bill Chotiner is the Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for Customer Unit Regional Carriers within Ericsson North America. In this role, Bill is responsible for helping customers develop strategic plans in order to evolve their networks to meet the needs of changing business requirements and to generate additional revenue in new key verticals.
Previously, as the Head of RAN Evolution for Ericsson North America, Bill was responsible for driving radio technology change and adoption across all North American wireless opera-tors. He worked with carriers to enhance their competitive position by strategically applying cutting edge technology to modernize their networks and expand their customer offerings
Bill has a broad background with more than 25 years of experience in wireless and communications systems spanning the areas of radio, core and services.
Bill holds Bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, along with an MBA and Master’s Degree in Information Management from Washington University in St. Louis.