Millie Millgate

Millie Millgate

Millie Millgate

Millie’s involvement in the Sydney music scene has provided her with a wealth of experience from her time as Creative Director of Music NSW, to booker for iconic venues The Annandale and The Hopetoun.

In January 2009, Millie was appointed to the newly created position of Export Music Producer, Sounds Australia. Jointly funded between industry (APRA|AMCOS) and government (Australia Council for the Arts), her role overseas the management and implementation of SOUNDS AUSTRALIA. This national export platform has been specifically developed to represent the contemporary Australian music industry at key music markets. It also promotes Australian musical repertoire to the world at events such as MIDEM, SXSW, The Great Escape, CMJ Music Marathon, Music Matters, Americana, Folk Alliance International and Canadian Music Week.

Millie has been instrumental in the growth of Sounds Australia worldwide, which resulted in Sounds Australia receiving the inaugural Export Music Office Award at The Great Escape (UK) in 2011. Millie was also honoured this year with FBi’s SMAC of Year Award in recognition of her efforts with Australian musicians internationally.