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Advertising executive

Peter Richard Mills, Canadian Advertising executive. Avocations: scuba diving, sailing, skiing, reading. M C. Member National Yacht Club, Toronto.

Background

Mills, Peter Richard was born on March 28, 1939 in Nanango, Queensland, Australia. Son of Frederick Richard and Muriel Estelle (Fischer) Mills.

Education

Student, York University, Toronto, 1964-1965.

Career

Copy/contact, Jackson Wain Publicity Ltd., Brisbane, Australia., 1957-1960; copywriter, T. Eaton Company, Toronto, Canada, 1960-1962; business manager, Southam Publs. Inc., Toronto, 1962-1966; account executive, J. Walter Thompson, Vancouver, Toronto, 1966-1970; general manager, J. Walter Thompson, Montreal, Canada, 1970-1975; chief operating office, J. Walter Thompson, Toronto, Canada, 1975-1979; general manager, J. Walter Thompson, New York City, 1979-1982; chairman, chief Executive officer, J. Walter Thompson, Australia, 1982-1988; president, chief Executive officer, Comcore/BDO International (Barton, Durstine & Osborn) and Batten Company, Toronto, Canada, 1986-1991; president, Northern American division, BDO International (Barton, Durstine & Osborn) and Batten Company Worldwide Inc., Southfield, Michigan, 1991-1993; chairman, president, Chief Executive Officer, Roy Ross Communications Inc., Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1993-1996.

Achievements

  • Avocations: scuba diving, sailing, skiing, reading. M C.

Membership

Member National Yacht Club, Toronto.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Scuba diving, sailing, skiing, reading.

Connections

Married Nicole Poulin, July 2, 1982. Children: Duncan, David, Alexander, Maxine.

father:
Frederick Richard Mills

mother:
Muriel Estelle (Fischer) Mills

spouse:
Nicole Poulin

child:
Duncan Mills

child:
Alexander Mills

child:
David Mills

child:
Maxine Mills