James WilliamsChief Operating Officer
As Chief Operating Officer, James Williams serves as the CEO’s closest confidant, and acts as key integrator within the company, connecting workstreams and business functions to ensure unity within the organization. James oversees Strategy, Public Policy, Design, Infrastructure, IT, and Human Resources. He is also responsible for the management of the construction and design for Nanotronics’ High Tech Manufacturing Hub, the first-of-its-kind in New York.
Mr. Williams is a member of the Atlantic Council’s Councilors Program and serving on the acclaimed Brooklyn Tech High School’s Centenniel Committee. Prior to joining Nanotronics in 2014, James served as a Creative Director and Producer for clients such as J. Walter Thompson, Bloomberg, Warner Bros, Bomb Magazine, Third Man Records, Sony, Restoration Hardware, Penguin, Ralph Lauren, and Piper-Heidsieck. Mr. Williams holds a BFA in Photography from the School of Visual Arts and is an occasional instructor in SVA’s Photography program.Back to Team