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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Angela’s Experience Speaks For Itself

But, if you need to hear more, her peers and clients have a few kind words of their own…

Having worked with Angela and her talented team for over 5 years I can honestly say that she is by far one of the most creative, insightful designers, and branding experts i have ever run across. We have worked on short term and long term projects together over the years. I had the privilege of having Angela and her team design my book on the country and people of Haiti. I basically handed her 200 photographs and walked away giving her complete creative license. I was not disappointed. She created not only a great book but a stunning piece of art for all to enjoy and see. I am forever in her debt. I would encourage everyone to contact Angela for her services.
Don Mirra, Artist / Producer at Don Mirra Photography
If you want something done, simply call Angela at Incitrio. I had the pleasure of working with Angela on the planning committee for the AIGA San Diego Conference which she co-chaired. Angela excels at coming up with innovative ways to accomplish things. She offers a rare combination of creative know how, innovative thinking and project management expertise. You simply can’t go wrong working with her.
Anne McColl, Interactive and advertising copywriter | Graphic recorder
As a fellow foard member at the time, I saw Angela take the Association of Corporate Growth to the next level with her ideas for marketing for the organization. She took the project on showing true leadership, and exceeded everyone’s expectations with the finished product.
Tom van Betten, Managing Director, Tenant Representation at DTZ
Incitrio Branding & Marketing Agency has provided excellent design services to several of our clients in the high technology markets. We have referred Incitrio Branding & Marketing Agency in to clients who are looking to upgrade/redux their websites, marketing materials, logos and overall external marketing messaging. Angela and her team have done wonders for several of our clients and we continue to refer Incitrio Branding & Marketing Agency in to our most valued accounts. I highly recommend Angela and her team at Incitrio Branding & Marketing Agency to those who are looking for high-quality work from a top-notch team of designers.
Jack Bell, Managing Directo at Pantek Partners LLC | Founder & CEO at Pandexa.com
Angela has been a joy to work with and has proven that she can deliver results. She has been a great asset to our business over the years. I would highly recommend her company to others.
Terry Johnson, VP Marketing & Business Development at Neal Electric Corp.
I have had the pleasure of working with Angela in a few different capacities over the last 20 years. Her company Incitrio Branding & Marketing Agency designed a web site for a non-profit that I was helping a few years back and it turned out beautiful, particularly given a lot of constraints we put on her team. Angela is extremely personable and gives the highest level of service to her clients. I highly recommend working with Angela!
Tom Fosgard, PHR, Talent Acquisition Consultant at Gracenote
Angela and the Incitrio Branding & Marketing Agency team are creative and responsive professionals. Angela delivered a quality consulting service and design product on time and on budget. A pleasure to work with Angela and her team and Incitrio.
Tad Seth Parzen, Philanthropy | Non-Profit | Collective Impact | Public Education
Earlier this year I had the opportunity to collaborate with Angela, Blake, Marco and the entire team at Incitrio. It was a very successful experience. Her whole team was involved with our project, they personally led us through each step of the process, and the end result was fantastic. Not only were they attentive and accessible during while we worked together, but they continued to make themselves available to answer questions once the project was complete. I would highly recommend Angela and her team for any project, big or small, as they demonstrated their expertise and provided a wonderfully creative site for our company, TurningPoint.
Ken Schmitt, San Diego,Orange County, Los Angeles Recruiter | Sales, Marketing, Operations | Sales Leadership Alliance | Board Member
Authentic and relevant, Angela Hill delivers striking tangible and actionable results. Calling for social innovation in project conversations, experiences and engagement, her business acumen and creative methodology embodies an emotionally resonate human connection in this global pixelated landscape. With a commitment to fully integrated strategic marketing campaigns, her experiences with clients like Williams Sonoma, Intel, Pepsi, Visa, and PG&E have produced a proprietary branding strategy that is both reputable and refined
Alana Yarbrough, Social Media Strategist | Integrated Marketing | Graphic Design
Angela Hill and her creative team at Incitrio Branding & Marketing Agency did an outstanding job devising a successful branding strategy and designing a cool web site for ENN Solar.
Kai Wenk-Wolff, Business & Technology Advisor at The von Liebig Center at UCSD
Angela is a creative force, full of ideas and business solutions. Every time we meet to discuss projects or address marketing challenges, she brings a wealth of knowledge, creativity, and expertise. In the ever changing world of social media, she is an authority. Not only is she a talented business woman, but a great person as well. As a freelance marketing professional, I often turn to her and team Incitrio, and will continue to do so.
Jeff Severson, Senior Manager, Sales & Marketing at Digitize Your Brand
I have had the pleasure of working with Angela throughout my marketing career. She is my “Go To” person for all things marketing. Angela is an amazing knowledge base of information from strategy, SEO, mobile marketing, online marketing, websites to design. She always is willing to volunteer her time to bounce ideas and share the latest and greatest in our industry with different groups and nonprofits. When I’ve worked with Incitrio, her team is nothing but professional and thorough. I have always been happy with the results produced. I highly recommend Angela and her team at Incitrio.
Rebecca Risty, Experienced Marketing Executive
Angela Hill is a true professional. Her attention to detail is unlike any other. She always wants to please her clients by providing the best possible advice and direction.
Marco Castillo, Partner at Anacom Media
Angela is an intelligent go-getter with her eyes and ears on the pulse of what’s possible. If you’re needing smart, clean, compelling marketing/design support or direction, Incitrio Branding & Marketing Agency has many solutions you’ll want to consider!
Terry Parish, Co-Founder & CEO at Emota
Angela is extremely professional and creative. Her company Incitrio Branding & Marketing Agency provided a fresh clean look to our logo and delivered on time. She and her team were a pleasure to work with and I will definitely work with them again.
Cathy Pucher, Executive Director, Zahn Center at SDSU