William Bolton

Vice President
Expertise   Strategy, Product & Market Development, Sportfishing Industry Prowess
Tel: 216-678-9900

Bill is a senior business leader with proven success at providing vision, strategies, and leadership required to grow a manufacturing company. Expert at creating value while transforming companies through the introduction of new products and target markets, Bill brings more than 20 years of experience identifying opportunities, creating business plans, and delivering strong revenue, profits, and growth.

After beginning his career with Coca-Cola USA, Bill ran sales and later became President and Owner of Fiddler Associates, Inc., growing the company from $15 million to $300 million, before selling it to Methode Electronics in 2003. Bill also served as president of Bolton Conductive Systems, growing the company from $5.4 million to $14.8 million within a span of just four years. Currently, Bill is president of Elvisridge Capital’s portfolio company, Blackfin Rods.