John Hill has worked in marketing and media sales and management for over 30 years; most significantly with The Washington Post where he served in a number of management roles at its Everett Herald subsidiary. Prior to joining KUOW in 2000, John was Northwest regional director for ADVO, the nation's largest direct marketing firm. While in the newspaper industry, John served on the board of directors of the Pacific Northwest Newspaper Advertising Executives Association.
John grew up the Washington, D.C. area and is a graduate of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and the University of Oregon where he was awarded degrees in English and journalism respectively.
As director of corporate support, John leads the underwriting sales team and is responsible for the business support component of KUOW's annual budget. Additionally, John coordinates regional underwriting in support of the Northwest News Network.
John resides in Everett, Washington and is married to Sharon Hill. They are the parents of three adult children.