Bill Tillson

Executive Chairman

Encompass

United States of America

William Tillson is the co-founder and Executive Chairman of Encompass Digital Media Inc.  Encompass is a global leader in media distribution services. Encompass owns and operates state-of-the-art broadcast facilities throughout the United States, Latin America, the United Kingdom and Asia. The company’s facilities provide mission-critical services to media content owners, broadcasters, cable networks, corporations and government entities with customized solutions for the capture, management and distribution of content to linear and nonlinear platforms worldwide.  Encompass provides services to all tier one media companies.

Encompass originates over 900 cable networks 24/7 on a worldwide basis, including the owned stations of two major broadcast networks. The company distributes over 25,000 hours of media daily to traditional and OTT platforms.  

Mr. Tillson was named the 2012 and 2013 Teleport Executive of the Year.  In addition to the Encompass Board of Directors, Mr. Tillson has served on the Board of Directors of The World Teleport Association and he is currently on the Board of Directors of The Weiss School.

Mr. Tillson, along with his Encompass co-founder Simon Bax, received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2012 Award, greater Los Angeles region.