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Ronald D. Miller is an entrepreneur’s entrepreneur having visualized, founded built and
sold five companies through management buyouts, private equity firms, private investors
and public markets.
Currently, Ron is a partner in StartEngine, LA's largest tech accelerator. He is helping to
find, screen and fund new technology related start-ups and build an equity crowdfunding
platform company. As the CEO of StartEngine Crowdfunding Inc., Ron facilitates
financial ignition for innovative tech and media companies in order to help entrepreneurs
achieve the American dream.
Ron’s success has been publicly recognized as a four time Inc. 500/5000 Award recipient and as an Ernst &
Young Entrepreneur of The Year Award Finalist.
Over the past 25 years, Ron has accumulated a wealth of experience in building and leading executive teams to
deliver extraordinary results. His rich mix of marketing, sales, information technology, operations and financial
experience has enabled him to see things others do not. He has an extensive track record of visualizing the
strategic picture, defining opportunities and producing measurable results through disciplined and documented
Ron’s passion is to create successful companies that serve the greater social good. He currently holds the
trademark for “Doing Well by Doing Good.”
Ron previously served as CEO of Disability Group, Inc. leading a national award winning team of over 200
attorneys, and 250 staff in achieving the strategic objective of helping thousands of disabled Americans secure
Ron founded the San Diego Chapter of the Entrepreneurs Organization (EO) and served for 3 years as the
Chapter’s Chair. He is also a member of WPO/YPO where he has served on the executive committee. Ron is
also a member of the CNBC-YPO Chief Executive Network, the LA Mayor's Council on Technology and
Innovation and the Advisory Council of USC Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies.
Ron received his BA in Business Administration with distinction from Michigan State University – Broad
College of Business and proceeded to earn his Juris Doctorate from the University of Detroit School of Law.
Ron has taught courses as an Instructor at the University of California Riverside, University of California San
Diego and the University of Wisconsin. He developed the course curriculums and course workbooks.
Ron currently lives in Santa Monica, California with his wife and two children.