Nancy Hill. 49, has been named President and CEO of The American Association of Advertising Agencies, replacing O. Burtch Drake. Hill most recently served as CEO of Lowe NY, where she led an open-source agency reorganization and oversaw the launch of Lola (Lowe Latina) in the US. Previously, she was executive vice president, managing director, at BBDO New York. Drake, who has served as president and CEO of the AAAA since 1994, will retire 3/31, the end of the Association’s fiscal year.
Hill becomes the ninth AAAA CEO since the association was founded in 1917.