Why is my IP address blocked on Wikipedia?

For work, I need to create a Wikipedia account to submit a bio to. I am getting a message stating my IP address has been blocked by Thatcher. I don't understand this as I have never done anything unethical or illegal online. I sent Wiki an email explaining the situation but I was wondering if anyone knew why... show more For work, I need to create a Wikipedia account to submit a bio to. I am getting a message stating my IP address has been blocked by Thatcher. I don't understand this as I have never done anything unethical or illegal online. I sent Wiki an email explaining the situation but I was wondering if anyone knew why my IP address is banned?
Update: FYI, I have never had a Wikipedia account. I am not trying to edit, I am trying to create a new account. I have zero experience with Wikipedia so I am at a loss as to why it is blocked.
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