Two by Four, a leading integrated marketing agency offering advertising, design, interactive, promotions and direct response services, is pleased to announce the hire of four new employees, as well as a former team member to their Chicago office. These recent hires continue the agency’s steady growth over the past year across all departments.
“We’re glad to welcome some new faces as well as a familiar one to our team,” said Adam VonOhlen, Two by Four Executive Vice President and Creative Director. “Matteo is a talented programmer who has continually risen to any challenge we’ve thrown his way, so we’re fortunate to have him back on our team. As an agency, we’re committed to having the right people in the right places across all our departments.”
Matteo Bertasa, Software Engineer—Matteo Bertasa rejoins Two by Four as Software Engineer. In this role he will lead the agency’s development team in building client Web sites and provide technical expertise in the digital department. Most recently, Bertasa held the position of Software Engineer at Sittercity Inc. where he worked in a team of software engineers adopting an agile software development process and enhancing the company’s Web site. Over 2010–2011, he was a programmer at Two by Four. Bertasa earned a Master’s Degree in Software Engineering from Politecnico di Milano in Milan, Italy as well as a Master’s Degree from University of Illinois at Chicago.
Hanser Quintela, Art Director—Hanser Quintela joins Two by Four as Art Director. Previously, Quintela was an Art Director at Doner in Detroit where he worked on Harman/Kardon, Fiat, Polartec, Cox Communications, Minute Maid, Simply Orange and Perkins accounts. He is a graduate of the Miami
Alyssa Low, Designer—Alyssa Low joins Two by Four as a Designer. Most recently, she was a freelance designer at Brainlab where she designed software interfaces, as well as product launch and tradeshow materials. Prior to that, she interned at Glamour Magazine. Low graduated from Judson University.
Chad Snyder, Account Executive—Chad Snyder joins Two by Four as Account Executive. Previously, Snyder was an Assistant Account Executive at Smith Brothers Agency in Pittsburgh where he worked on consumer packaged goods accounts such as Del Monte, Stouffer's, Gamma and Point Park University.
Andrea Patsalides, Assistant Account Executive—Andrea Patsalides joins Two by Four as Assistant Account Executive. Most recently, Patsalides was a Media Buyer for Brand Advertising Group in Lexington, Kentucky. Her brand experience includes Halloween Express Franchise, The John Michael Montgomery Country-Fest, Atchison Heller Construction, Farmer’s Bank and Trust Co., The Merrick Inn and Henry Brown Bags. Patsalides graduated from the University of Kentucky.
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About Two by Four
Founded in 1998, Two by Four is a fully integrated marketing agency focused on developing market-changing ideas that knock consumers upside the head and leave an impression. Core service offerings include advertising, design, interactive, promotions and direct response. Clients include Wrangler, Bridgestone-Firestone, Grainger, The Chicago Bears, Navy Pier, Follett Higher Education, Primewell Tires, The John Buck Company, EPB Fiber Optics, The Chattanooga Convention and Visitors Bureau, and Covenant Transport. Two by Four has offices in Chicago, IL and Chattanooga, TN.