William E. O’Connor is a highly motivated self-starter who was the founder, owner, and C.E.O of Horizons Window Fashions, a wholesaler of unique and high-end custom window fashions. Horizons started from zero and built its way into a $30 mm company with over 300 employees. By any accounting ratio analysis, Horizons was the best performing company in its industry. For example, its growth was self-funded. Horizons never borrowed. Moreover, it was commonly regarded amongst its 3,000+ retail customers as being the most innovative, reliable, and best supplier in the industry. It was purchased by Springs Industry with an appraised value of a $1 billion entity.
Mr. O’Connor continues to live by his guiding principles as a consultant & advisor to clients such as AIM Communications, Greater Source Innovations, Window-ology, SecurShade, Select Blinds. In addition to being a consultant, Mr. O’Connor actively supports and provides helpful guidance to local nonprofits and organizations in his community to share his time and knowledge. SEE appreciates Mr. O’Connors generosity as displayed by not only his significant contributions to our sight-restoring efforts over many years, but by volunteering his time to help develop necessary and strategic reviews on development and marketing outreach. The following are his core beliefs and responsibilities he bestows in his daily practice: