Advisory Board

Bill Simon

Bill Simon is Director of Business Development at ZAI Solutions.
Bill is currently a sales engineer doing business development and sales for high-technology companies. His experience includes over 14 years as a manufacturer’s representative in Southern California specializing in complex RF and microwave components, composites, and instrumentation.
From 1988 to 2008 Bill started and ran a corporation that designed and manufactured high-performance CCD cameras for low-light imaging used in applications such as astronomy. In addition to managing company operations, he was involved in the electronic and mechanical design of the products, and was awarded two patents for an innovative thermoelectric cooling system. In 2008 Bill participated in the design and fabrication of the NASA/JPL Goldstone radar receiver for the 70-meter antenna as part of the Goldstone Solar System Radar project.
Bill is also a technical writer, editor, and illustrator as well as website designer.
He earned his BS in Electronics and Industrial Technology at the California Polytechnic State University–San Luis Obispo in 1970.
Listen to Bill on The Space Show hosted by Dr. David Livingston. Read his LinkedIn profile.