James Milward Founder & CEO
James Milward is the founder of the two time Emmy®, three time Webby and Cannes Lion Award-winning content studio for emerging platforms, Secret Location.
A regular speaker on the merging worlds of digital, interactive entertainment and brand enabled content, in just eight short years, James has grown Secret Location into a world-class creative and production studio with a team of sixty with offices in Toronto and Los Angeles.
In August, 2016 it was announced that Secret Location had been acquired by Entertainment One (eOne), one of the largest independent studios in the world. Over the last 8 years, Secret Location became the first to win a Primetime Emmy® for a Virtual Reality project, with FOX (2015) and a Peabody: Facebook Future of Media Award with Frontline on PBS and has grown its stellar reputation as one of the top digital studios in the world, as well as a key asset in the eOne empire.
Secret Location develops; not only brand and entertainment work, but also creates its own original technology IP, platforms and content properties. James worked extensively in TV commercial production and documentary film, prior to defecting to the dark arts of interactive.