Ralph Simon has enjoyed a spectacular 30+ year career in a variety of prominent entertainment areas: A music industry visionary who co-founded major indie Zomba and Jive Records, signed hit talent, grew a huge international music publishing company, managed the world’s top record producers, and ran Capitol Records and Blue Note labels in Hollywood. He saw the potential of mobile phones and social media very early and became a founder of the global mobile entertainment industry - he is known as the “father of the ring tone”. Always at the forefront of mobile social media innovation and mobile content and entertainment, and works with global, digital business leaders, and political innovators around the world. Highly respected reputation as a distinguished interviewer and moderator globally with his unique interviewing style. He's currently developing a great new music series for TV, “live” and social media - called “The Virtuosos”, with amazing new international artists and talent. He’s also involved in the video and mobile game industry in the UK and internationally. Founder/ Chairman of Mobilium Global, the 'international cool hunters’ and start-up investors, Ralph is based in London and has deep links in the EU, Spain, USA, and India. He’s a Fellow of the UK’s Royal Society of Arts (FRSA) and a member of the Recording Academy in the USA.