Our Founder: Angela Hill,

CEO & Chief Creative Officer | AIGA

With over 20+ years of branding, design, and marketing experience in St. Louis, San Francisco, and San Diego, Ms. Hill has branded clients internationally. Countries range from: Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Spain, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Norway, Finland, Sweden, Africa, the Middle East, India, China, Japan, to Korea and more. Her clients are based all around the world and come to her because of her internationally recognized experience in brand analysis, strategy, application, and extension. Click here to download Angela Hill’s Speaker Bio.

Her branding clients include those faced with the following strategic problems:

  • Rebranding initiatives due to rapid company growth or acquisition
  • Branding for B2B and B2C companies (product and service) looking to re-position themselves for acquisition or exit strategy
  • Branding for B2B and B2C companies experiencing exponential growth and looking for ways to maintain that growth level
  • Branding for B2B and B2C companies needing to launch a new product/service and position them in the marketplace via a multi-phase strategy

Past Client Experience

Professional Profile

In 2008, Ms. Hill received the YWCA’s TWIN Award. The Tribute to Women of Influence (TWIN) Awards Program honors not only women who demonstrate excellence and top leadership within their companies, but also the companies that employ these women. In 2009, she was nominated by the San Diego Business Journal’s Award for Women Who Mean Business. In 2010, she was nominated for the San Diego Daily Transcript’s Award for Top Young Influential. In 2011, she was nominated for the San Diego Daily Transcript’s Award for San Diego’s Top Influentials. In 2015 she was a finalist for the Connected Women of Influence Award. Ms. Hill has also been spotlighted in the San Diego Union Tribune, San Diego Daily Transcript, San Diego Business Journal, and Process Magazine, among others.

Ms. Hill sat on the Executive Board working as the VP of Operations for AIGA San Diego for five years. On her way to that position, she occupied the Ecografik Chair, Y Design Conference Chair, and operated as a General Board Member. She also sat on the board for AMA San Diego, MIT Forum, SD Social Venture Partners, CommNexus, and UCSD Connect. Currently, Ms. Hill is an active board member with Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County.

Ms. Hill has spoken at various international conferences from the AIGA Y Design Conference to the USD Women in Leadership, AMA Cause Marketing, PIA Print Expo Tradeshow, Athena (women in technology), Association for Corporate Growth, and more. She is an active Vistage speaker, traveling the country and offering hands-on workshops for CEOs on the topics of Branding and Social Media.

Ms. Hill is currently an adjunct professor at the University of San Diego (USD) where she teaches a class on Content, Email, & Video Marketing. She is a former adjunct design professor at SDSU, and has guest lectured on the topics of design, marketing, branding, and online marketing integration at such universities as: SDSU, USD, UCSD, National University, Cal State San Marcos, and UC Irvine.