About

PERSONAL MISSION STATEMENT
“Live each day with joyfulness and authenticity, to attract and lead others to their full potential.” –Bill Griffin

Born and raised in Boston, MA. Bill now resides in Rochester, NY with his wife and two young children. Bill has been a Manager in the Hospitality Industry for over 14 years. Bill creates, coordinates, sells, and promotes events for businesses, stand alone and non-profit organizations. He and his past employer were awarded Best Caterer from Boston Magazine 5 years in a row. A ServSafe Certified foodie and customer service focused individual, he can not comprehend the words “good enough.” Bill always rises to the occasion.

Bill has acted, directed, produced and taught Improvisation and traditional theater. He has been nominated for the Irene Ryan award in college and played in hundreds of shows in the US and Canada. At a very young age Bill realized he is one of those people persons, with a talent for communicating and implementing ideas from conception to fruition. A talented public speaker he is more comfortable in front of an audience than any other environment.

Bill is a social media enthusiast and agent with a firm understanding of this new medium and how it can be exerted in event promotions, business strategies, sales and marketing. He writes a blog and is familiar with SEO, analytics, Internet marketing, and web content.

As a leader in the hospitality industry Bill had the opportunity to wear many professional hats. Here are just some of his expertise.

  • Business Management
  • Human Resources
  • Improv Coach
  • Writer
  • Public Speaker
  • Entrepreneur
  • Chef
  • Logistics Management
  • Contract Negotiations
  • Sales and Marketing Proposals
  • Professional Trainer
  • Safety and Sanitation Management
  • Fundraiser
  • Financial Management
  • Administrator
  • Trend Identifier
Bill is a volunteer at the American Red Cross–Rochester in the Advancement Chapter, which includes special events, fund raising, marketing and communication departments.

He is also a volunteer at the August Group Professional Network. A leader in fund raising events, presentations and social media marketing to help the unemployed get back to work. He is a facilitator of professional networking meetings and assists in the career fair.

As a native Bostonian, naturally Bill is an avid Red Sox fan. So, he created and founded The Rochester Red Sox Networking Nation.

He is an active member of the Social Media Club-Rochester as well as the Social Media Marketing Group. Assisted in the coordination of the September 2009 Twestival to raise money for two worthy causes.



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