About Dr. Simon E. Mills

Bio

Dr. Simon MillsSimon Mills is a skilled and successful entrepreneur with over thirty years of business experience. Born in Perth Western Australia in 1967 Dr. Mills studied at the Conservatorium of Music in New South Wales and went on to become a piano tuner – restorer, tour with many successful rock bands and to host a radio program that became nationally syndicated. Mills founded London Music Group (“LMG”) with business partner Wazza Bray in 1990 and grew that company to the number one commercial music house in the country winning award after award and culminating in the world’s best jingle award. In 2006, with several successful startups completed, Simon moved from Australia to New York City with his wife and three children. Simon grew LMG digitalMedia in the US to attract customers as significant as Hyatt, AIG, BBDO, CBS,Starbucks, Pepsi, The Economist and many more.


Professional

Dr. Mills is now the CEO of Locate Real Estate Corporation. Locate is a disruptive real estate technology platform, a national real estate brokerage network and a media monetization engine. Five years in development the company is now readying for launch at full national scale in the US.

Dean of Technology at CULA

In 2015 Dr. Mills was honored by being asked to join the faculty of City University Los Angeles in the role of Dean of Technology. CULA, a 40 year old organization is bringing it’s technology in line with todays needs and Dr. Mills is facilitating that transition. Http://www.cula.edu

Creative

Aside from his business life Simon is predominantly a writer. Books, songs, theories, articles, content, video… communicating the story with words, with music, with vision, with rich, clear expression. That is where his heart is at home.


Web / Tech Developer
Fast, efficient, high level web development is key to commerce of every type. Building websites is far more than code. It requires a collection of skills that include artistic eye, word smithing, a profound understanding of advertising and marketing, graphic composition, video production, audio engineering, resource management, search optimization and server architecture. Having one person that understands the full range of disciplines and can also project manage them all is rare.
Composer / Musician
Award winning composer and musical communicator. Commercial jingles to full songs.
Books

Internationally published author with the versatility of writing from web content to business pitch collateral and from children’s literature to ghost writing full length novels.

The last skill that has not been and can not be commoditized. The idea is the most under valued as well as the most important part of any venture.
Raising capital for tech ventures and real estate development.