Jason Mitton named HY Connect director of technology

Posted by on Nov 8, 2011

Mitton’s experience will add to agency’s growing digital capabilities

CHICAGO (Nov. 8, 2011)–HY Connect, an integrated full service communications agency with offices in Chicago and Milwaukee, continues to build its digital strategy team with its latest appointment of Jason Mitton to Director of Technology.  Mitton, who has a substantial resume in the digital space, will lead the agency’s growing development team.  Mitton will be responsible for staying on top of emerging digital trends and evaluating them for marketing executions.

“We look forward to Jason contributing his substantial digital talent and expertise to our rapidly evolving agency,” said Michael Rivera, executive creative director of HY Connect.  “He’ll be a great leadership influence driving our technology and innovation team.”

Jason Mitton, HY Connect Director of Technology

Mitton, who most recently served as vice president, director of digital production at DraftFCB Chicago, brings a wealth of experience and enthusiasm to his new position. Mitton has developed digital for brands such as BCBS of Florida, Taco Bell, Kraft Macaroni & Cheese, Motorola, Volkswagen and more.

“It’s all about helping clients do things smarter and better,” said Mitton.  “Being at a mid-sized agency will allow me to work closely with the account teams, ensure things are done right, and to move quickly to implement emerging technologies.”

Jason will work out of HY Connect’s Chicago office.

HY Connect

HY Connect (formerly Hoffman York) is a fully integrated marketing and communications agency that builds effective and meaningful connections between clients and their customers.  HY Connect offers a full suite of traditional marketing services such as advertising, interactive, public relations and social media, as well as specialty services such as mobile and marketing to women.  The agency has offices in Chicago and Milwaukee with $110 million in annualized billings.  Visit hyc.com for more information.

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