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Robert Bruce Simonds, Jr. who was born in 1964 and is an American film producer, the entrepreneur, chairman and Chief executive Officer of STX Entertainment which mainly focuses on creating, producing, distributing, financing and marketing the films. The company works in different things like STX television, digital media and live events and the reality shows. They are namely STX Television, STX Digital, STX Surreal and STX International.

Robert Simonds has completed his graduation from Yale University. He is a son of a famous businessman Robert Bruce Simonds Sr.  He is blessed with four daughters and a son. His family lives in Los Angeles.

The company mainly focuses to bridge the gap between the China and US film industries. The company also has been financed by the China’s Huayi Brothers. The cofounder of STX Entertainment is Bill McGlashan. He is also the managing partner of one of the leading firm’s investment firms.

The other investors are Hony Capital which is the private equity firm from China. PCCW which is the largest internet and cable service providers in Asia, Liberty Global is the largest distribution platform in the world, Dominic Ng is the East West Bank Chairman and Beau Wringley is the CEO of WM. Their strategic relationships with the company and others have uniquely made the company to maximize their impact across the world with a direct passage to China Market.

The STX Entertainment in its four years has tripled the company valuation according to the estimate made by them which is US$3.5 billion.  For his dedicated work at STX, he was also featured as one of the top dealmakers of Hollywood in a magazine named Variety magazine in 2014.  The Hollywood reporter also named Simonds to be one of the 100 most powerful people in the field of entertainment in their 1st and 2nd annual rankings.

The STX Entertainment is said to be one of the upcoming major studio of Hollywood. The studio has been making plans to produce films in the range of $20 million to $80 million by casting the big name actors. It had an aim to release maximum up to 15 films annually by 2017, and had lined up projects with Matthew McConaughey, Julia Roberts, director Gary Ross and “The Purge” producer Jason Blum at the same time.

When asked to people working with this company about their views on working here, they said that it is a very good opportunity to work with STX Entertainment.

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