Piper Hickman is ECD at advertising agency 360i, where she leads creative for clients including Hanes and Champion, among others.
Piper joined 360i after working for seven years as an in-demand freelancer at companies including VML, Havas Worldwide, Saatchi & Saatchi, JWT, Ogilvy, McCann and others. After a number of months freelancing for 360i, Piper accepted a GCD role with the agency because of the opportunity to partner with great people and create great work again.
Prior to her freelance work, Piper climbed the ranks from Copywriter to Creative Director at such shops as SPIKE/DDB, Lowe Worldwide, DDB, Saatchi & Saatchi and mcgarrybowen. A believer in making advertising a viable career option for women, Piper is a frequent panel member of "She Works Hard for the Money," a series meant to inspire and advise women pursuing advertising on managing money and fair pay. She has also been a mentor to many first-time female creatives in the industry.
She lives in Brooklyn with her husband, daughter and dog.