Bill Speelman

Bill Speelman, Executive Vice President, Pre-Production

Bill is the Executive Vice President at DEI.  As needed, he performs the role of a Project Manager.  As a Project Manager, Bill is responsible for the construction schedule and all financial and contractual aspects of the project.  He coordinates project milestones during the design phase, production of construction documents, and specification/installation of interior finishes and casework.  During the construction phase, Bill maintains the construction schedule, supervises the Site Manager, and monitors the project budget.  He also acts as the main contact for information during the construction process. 


  • 20 years experience at DEI Incorporated

  • 14 years experience in the custom tradeshow design industry

  • 7 years experience with interior contractor


First National Bank of Beeville  Beeville, TX

Performed on-site review of building. Participated in initial sales presentation and estimated project cost for the 24,192 SF 2-story renovation. 


Phoenix Presentations, Inc.

Project coordination for custom tradeshow exhibits and museum environments.


Display Sales, Inc.

Managing the budget, coordination, and purchasing for custom tradeshow exhibits and museum environments.  


G. Samples & Sons

Estimated and managed all work for a subcontractor specializing in metal framing, drywall, EIFS, cement and veneer plaster, and acoustic ceilings for local schools and the Miami University.



University of Cincinnati, DAAP

B.S. in Architecture


Professional & Personal Organizations

  • Registered Architect

  • Author of a children’s book

  • G.C. License Qualifier in North Carolina, Tennessee, California, Florida, Oregon, Utah, and West Virginia