Hills has spent her entire career in digital marketing and emerging media defining strategic roadmaps for business and brands.
Most recently Hills was vice president and chief marketing officer for Kudzu.com, responsible for all marketing activity and product strategy. She joined Kudzu.com in 2010 to lead the site’s national expansion and manage its cross-media partnership with HGTV.
Prior to joining Kudzu, Hills was senior vice president of digital for archer>malmo, the largest independent advertising agency in the mid-South where her clients included FedEx, Kraft, Merry Maids, Terminix and AutoZone, among others.
A pioneer in local online media, Hills also led marketing activities for Cox Interactive Media’s network of 30+ city websites and was a Founding Father of AOL’s Digital City in the 1990’s.
Hills is a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Maryland, receiving two Bachelor of Arts, in Radio, TV and Film and in Music. Prior to UMD, Hills studied the commercial music business at Memphis State University. She is classically trained in opera, but has performed Broadway, Jazz and Country Music as well – with performances at The Kennedy Center and The National Theater of Brazil.