William Topaz is the President, Publishing of Healthcare Brands. He received his degree from the prestigious Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. His career has focused exclusively on intellectual property and content-related industries in consumer, educational, and STM marketplaces. Topaz has held management and executive positions within corporations such as CapCities/ABC, Inc. (now part of The Walt Disney Company), Courier Corporation, and Times Mirror Co. (now part of Tribune Co.) as well as smaller, privately-held companies. Topaz serves as a Life Trustee of the Music Institute of Chicago/Institute for Therapy through the Arts.