JR Thompson Names Director of Business Development


Susan Weatherhead has been appointed director of business development at J.R. Thompson and sister company, Competition Graphics.

She will combine strategic analysis, marketing and sales to grow the two companies and establish new partnerships, while also pursuing opportunities for the long-term growth of our clients.

Weatherhead has more than 20 years’ experience in public relations, marketing and advertising. Previously, she was the business gowth strategist at Alteris Group LLC. She was also director of client engagement at Duffey Petrosky and was senior vice president and group director of new business at Campbell Ewald.

Weatherhead, of Rochester Hills, has a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and an Associate degree in advertising from Northwood University. She also has a Bachelor of Arts in broadcast journalism at Wayne State University.