JRT Adds New IT Team Members


FARMINGTON HILLS — JRT, a creative marketing services firm, has added Bret Hopman, Tom Jeffrey, Rob Stackable, and Cody Yachasz to its information technology team.

Hopman joins JRT as digital analytics manager, while Jeffery will serve as technical project manager. Stackable will fill the role of  digital asset manager, and Yachasz joins the team as a web designer.

Previously, Hopman, far left, worked at Golf Digest Publications and for the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. As part of the IT team, Hopman will provide digital analytics support for a wide array of accounts and projects.

The resident of Birmingham, holds a bachelor’s in economics from Colgate University and a master’s in sports business from New York University.

Jeffrey, top right, previously worked at JRT as a web developer from 2006 to 2010, and also served as a senior analyst, web developer with BRTRC Federal Solutions in Maryland. His responsibilities included management of day-to-day operations and content lifecycle of websites for the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center, located in Warren.

The resident of Sterling Heights, is a graduate from the EMS ACLS Program at Flint Osteopathic Hospital and served as a paramedic before focusing on the IT profession.

Stackable, far left, had two prior stints at JRT, from 2003–2009 and again from 2010–2011. As digital asset manager, he will streamline and organize digital assets and also assist the JRT production and internal IT departments. Most recently, the resident of Novi, held a position as a network administrator for Smart Label Solutions. 

Yachasz joins JRT with a digital marketing agency background, working with JCM Media Group, Lakeshore Development and Alpine Web. As part of the JRT IT team, he will work on design projects for a variety of client websites. Yachasz, who resides in Farmington Hills, holds a bachelor’s in graphic design concentration from Central Michigan University.