AUSTIN MILL is a classicist at heart with a passion for historic preservation, cooking and travel. With a background in lobbying, marketing and public relations, Austin hails from Virginia where he gained inspiration from a family of antiques dealers and designers who taught him the essentials in life. Austin's work in PR began with representing Pulse Contemporary Art Fair at Art Basel Miami with ESP PR and he recently served as a senior account director with Andrew Joseph PR managing national shelter brands such as Esteem Media, Alan Tanksley Inc, Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles, and Newel Gallery. Austin serves on the junior advisory board of the Institute of Classical Architecture and Art and is an active member with the American Friends of the Georgian Group. Austin studied political science at Randolph-Macon College.