|Goldsmiths College, University of London, BA||1998|
Will Mills is Director of Music & Content at Shazam, the world’s leading mobile discovery service. Since taking up the post, Will has set up strategic partnerships the world’s leading music and digital companies, including global agreements with Warner Music Group and Sony Music.
He has also led the expansion of Shazam’s music database from 1 million to over 10 million tracks, co-invented patented technologies, instigated Shazam’s ticketing strategy and executed promotions with some of the world’s leading artists.
Prior to working for Shazam, Will worked in the traditional music industry carrying out roles in management, A&R and writing/production. Will graduated from Goldsmiths College, University of London and is an experienced speaker in the technology and music industries, having keynote presented and/or moderated at conferences including SXSW, Sonar, Popkomm, CMJ, Canadian Music Week, Social Media Week, Internet Week London and many others.