Steven M. Williams
Steven M. Williamsis a pioneer in the development and implementation of cutting edge Interactive Media Services over the past 34 years. In 1985, Williams founded Music Systems, Inc., the first interactive telephone based music sampling and purchasing service marketed through MTV and VH1. Williams later served as “The Box’s Director of New Business Development from 1988 to 1991 where he created The Box’s Advertising Department and Interactive Pay-Per-Call Services. In 1991, Williams founded Interactive Media Technologies, Inc. which grew to a $25 million dollar a year international company. As CEO of IMT, Williams guided its subsidiaries Globaltel IP, an IP based provider of unified communications solutions for both enterprise and managed environments with “Crash Phone” installations at Dulles, Dallas, Reagan and other major airports. Williams also operated GlobalNova, a Brazilian CLEC, GlobalTel, an international Callback Service and American Roaming Network which provides Interactive Telephone based Manual Roaming Services on an exclusive basis for Verizon & Sprint. In 2008, Williams negotiated the purchase of Verisign Brazil from Verisign international, a billing services company providing roaming billing solutions and management reporting services to Vivo, Claro, Oi and other Brazilian Mobile Carriers. Williams currently has interests in commercial real estate, crypto currency, telecommunications, probiotics, streaming media and television production.
Williams joined Starmedia Productions, Inc., in 2019 and currently serves as its Chairman and COO to guide the firm along a path of solid growth.