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George W. Hill

American Tobacco Company

1925 - 1946

Food & Tobacco

1920 b. 1884
male
Personal
Born-Died1884 - 1946
BirthplacePennsylvania (PA)
RaceWhite
FatherHead, Same Company
Era - 1920

Hill led the American Tobacco Company (Pall Mall, Lucky Strike) into the era of mass advertising. By the end of his life, he was regarded by many as the world’s most successful salesman, a corporate genius whose company consistently made money even during the Depression.