Aaron Hill is Chief Executive Officer and President of Bixby Land Company. He leads the development and implementation of the company’s short-term and long-term strategies with a focus on growth, value creation and sustainability throughout all aspects of the firm. Hill is responsible for monitoring changes in market conditions, identifying market risks, setting policy and initiating strategic business partnerships. He is committed to guiding Bixby’s culture, values and behavior while managing the company’s resources. Hill previously served as the company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for the operating performance of the portfolio. He directed in-house asset management, property management, leasing, marketing, design and construction.
Since joining the company in 2006 Hill has been instrumental in developing Bixby’s full service commercial real estate operating platform. Over his 20-year commercial real estate career he has been involved in more than $2 billion in investment transactions, the development or value-add repositioning of 8 million square feet of office, R&D and industrial properties in addition to negotiating lease transactions on over 12 million square feet of commercial property. Prior to joining Bixby Land Company, Hill held positions in asset management and finance at The Irvine Company.
Hill currently serves as board member for the Southern California chapter of NAIOP and is a policy advisory member for the Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics at the University of California at Berkeley. Hill graduated from the University of La Verne with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and has completed advanced studies in real estate at Harvard University.