Andrea owns Hill Management Group, LLC, with the brands StrategyWerx, MentorWerx, WerxMarketing and ProsperWerx; providing strategy consulting, professional development, branding, and marketing services to small and mid-sized businesses.
She has 35+ years professional experience as the CEO and president of start-up through mid-sized companies, and she has demonstrated serial success in leading companies through rapid and profitable growth. Her experience spans multiple industries as the CEO of Rio Grande Jewelry Supply, Managing Director of Legor Group (Italy), president of international clothing manufacturer and direct marketer Fulcrum Direct/After the Stork, president of direct marketing services firm Anthill Marketing, and a founding senior executive of Playboy’s direct marketing catalog operations in music and video.
Andrea’s special expertise is in preparing companies for growth – whether they seek to improve cash-flow for organic growth, or acquire angel or institutional investors. She uses proprietary processes for strategic planning, leadership development, branding & marketing strategy, product development, operations and production improvement and management, and human resources strategy. Her forward-looking orientation and deep background in marketing technology and data make her business perspective particularly useful during this time of significant economic and business transformation. She devotes significant company and personal resources to responsible supply chain, social justice, and diversity initiatives.