Tom Ussery has been appointed business intelligence director and Jeff Chinn as business intelligence manager at J.R. Thompson Co. in support of team strategy for new and existing clients.
Ussery and Chinn will work with multiple data sources to identify patterns within market conditions and customer behavior, creating a strategy DNA map that will become the foundation for future creative, messaging and program execution for respective clients.
Ussery, Imlay City, brings nearly 20 years of experience in data analysis and creative solutions to his role of overseeing the Business Intelligence Group, which will include data research to improve strategy and identify new opportunities for clients. Ussery has worked in the past for clients including DTE Energy, GMC, Buick, GM’s OnStar, Delta, and Comcast.
He earned his Bachelor of Science and his Master in Business Administration in business and marketing from the University of Phoenix.
Chinn has nearly 15 years of experience in data analysis and creative solutions. He will work under Ussery’s supervision in creating, analyzing and transforming web and social metrics/analytics measurements to provide effective reporting of client digital initiatives.
Chinn, of Warren, previously worked as a consultant for DTE Energy and Quicken Loans. He is a certified Scrum Master, a Six Sigma Black Belt and is certified as a Business Continuity Manager.
Chinn has an associate of arts degree with a concentration in business from the University of Phoenix.