Bill Nippert

Vice President and Division Manager

Value Delivered

Bringing over 20 years of senior electrical executive experience to the marketplace, Bill is driven to cultivate sustainable professional relationships through value added services to meet the un-met needs of his customers.

As Vice President of Gibson Electric and Technology Solutions, Bill is purposed to deliver operational excellence throughout the pre-construction phases of our project pursuits.  From schematic design and budgetary analysis through final negotiations, Bill is focused on positioning Gibson for success by mitigating risk exposure and driving cost containment.  General Contractors across Chicagoland value Bill’s sound awareness of market metrics and construction costs.    

Expertise

Bill has been working in the electrical industry for over 30 years, starting as a truck driver & summer helper in the mid-80s.  Beginning his apprenticeship in 1992 after graduating from college, Bill set his course on developing a strong technical and fiscal awareness of the industry.  Working for his family’s electrical contracting firm, first as County Line Electric and then Heritage Electric, Bill managed the operational side of the business from the mid 90’s until he took ownership in 2007.  Bill developed his business relationships throughout the Fox Valley area resulting in over 10,000 residences and over 2,000,000 square foot of commercial tenant spaces delivered across the 20 years that he was involved in the family business.

Bill received his Bachelors of Financial Management from Clemson University in 1991 and earned his Masters of Business Administration from Northern Illinois University in 2010.

The Personal Side

Bill currently lives in Batavia, IL with his wife of over 24 years, Kateri, and their three children, Billy-23, Haley-21, and Lindsey-19.