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David Hill, president and CEO of IDG International Publishing Services (International Data Group), USA, has been elected as chairman of FIPP.
The chairmanship of the international magazine media association was passed to Hill after Aroon Purie, chairman and editor-in-chief, India Today Group, completed his two-year term. The inauguration took place at the close of the 38th FIPP World Magazine Congress in New Delhi, India, on 12 October 2011. Hill is a long-standing member of the FIPP Management Board, having been appointed in April 2002.