Chief Creative Officer
Media and Film Production
Mikki Willis is the Chief Creative Officer (CCO) of ETV Global,
In his role, Mikki Willis is responsible to all creative media programs at ETV Global. He is also the founder of ELEVATE,
a conglomerate of entertainment ventures that
includes Elevate Films, a full-service transformational film production company. ETV
and ELEVATE partnered in co-leading transformational media programs.
An award winning filmmaker, Mikki Willis is respected globally as a producer,
an innovator of conscious media, and immersive production experiences. He is the founder of ELEVATE and a pioneer of socially
and environmentally conscious media. As the founder of ELEVATE, with his team, he produced over 300 independent productions,
including network television specials, features films, viral media campaigns, and music videos for multi-platinum artists
such as Alannis Morissette, India Arie, and The Black Eyed Peas.
September 11th, 2001 marked a turning point in Mikki Willis' life and career. After witnessing the collapse of the Twin
Towers from a neighboring high-rise, he helped to lead a team of civilians who remained in the danger zone for three days
while searching for survivors. It was atop the rubble of the World Trade Center that his life's mission was defined and his
motivate to found ELEVATE with its charter to produce conscious oriented films.
Mikki Willis and Dr. Aaron Levy partnered
to transform and integrate the growing demand for meaningful conscious films in a sustainable business model to enable independent
film makers not only deliver and share their message effectively online, but also generate returns on their investments and
contribute to a sustain much needed transformational changes worldwide. As such, for this partnership, Mikki and Aaron serve
in each other's respective firms, whereas Mikki as the CCO of ETV Global and Aaron is the CEO of ELEVATE.