If asked, people who know Mike Sims will tell you that even as a child, it was evident that he was purposed for something much greater than the normal or conventional path of most people. Driven, dynamic, determined, and focused are just a few words many people have used to describe him. Although born and raised in Opelika, Alabama, Mr. Sims went on to attend and graduate from Sylacauga High School in Sylacauga, Alabama. He then attended Auburn University majoring in Business and Finance. After college, Mr. Sims held a position as one of the top financial planners at a notable financial firm. At the young age of 22, after experiencing restrictions and financial restraints imposed by traditional jobs in corporate America, Mr. Sims decided to embark on a journey as an entrepreneur in the industry of network marketing.
In the last 18 years, Mr. Sims has achieved some of the highest accolades, awards, titles, and ranks while helping three network marketing companies achieve revenues more than $1 billion. Further, he has led these companies through start-up, survival, turnaround and growth modes. His understanding of both domestic and international distribution channels encompasses retail and wholesale sales. Because of the structure of a network marketing company, Mr. Sims has earned millions in personal commissions; but more importantly, he has helped others do the same.
Over the last eleven years, Mr. Sims has also become a well-known entrepreneur based in Atlanta, Georgia. He serves as CEO of Mike Sims Worldwide, a company with a focus on five emerging areas: venture capital investments, apparel design, real estate, Forex currency trade, and Cryptocurrency investment. With a strong knowledge of both cash and accrual accounting systems, he has been responsible for multi-fund budgets ranging from $10 million to $100 million. Mr. Sims has experience in all aspects of financial forecasting, resource allocation, fund management, and accounting and control. His administrative expense reductions experience has resulted in a 30% increase in profits while improving overall company morale and confidence. Mr. Sims’ portfolio also includes his participation in raising over $100 million in venture capital to finance various start-ups and joint ventures. Furthermore, Mr. Sims’ Cryptocurrency investments have grown his personal portfolio, as well as the portfolios of others, to over $100 million in 2017, and is on track to reach $1 billion by 2021. Mr. Sims recently stated, “I’m excited about all the companies under the Mike Sims Worldwide umbrella. The best is yet to come!”
By virtue of his success as a millionaire business mogul, Mr. Sims also serves as a success coach, mentor, and public speaker. This venture falls directly in line with one of his favorite quotes by Robert Byrne, “the purpose of life is a life of purpose.” In this arena, Mr. Sims is dedicated to giving back to society by seeking to inspire and lend his professional financial expertise to those who also believe that mediocrity in any area of life is unacceptable. Youth and business-minded adults from all across the country who seek financial freedom and independence, and personal growth and development in all aspects of life are benefiting from his colorful, illustrative, step-by-step methods of how to climb the ladder of success in every area. He firmly believes in faith, family, and then finance. By helping people get finance as an issue out of their lives, they can concentrate on the more important things.