Jacob Tyler Hires Timothy Mutrie to Lead Strategy

November 11, 2014, San Diego, CA – Brand communications agency Jacob Tyler today announced that Timothy Mutrie has joined the agency as Chief Strategy Officer. Mutrie, a 20-year industry veteran who has managed campaigns for high-profile brands including Hard Rock and Dunkin’ Donuts, will direct the agency’s strategy and advertising efforts. “Tim is a strategy dynamo and a powerhouse of energy and ideas,” said Jacob Tyler CEO Les Kollegian. “He’s exactly what we were looking for and we’re thrilled to have him aboard.”

Prior to joining Jacob Tyler, Mutrie served as the VP of Marketing for Flagship Cruises & Events in San Diego. Mutrie has also held executive positions with the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Dunkin’ Donuts/Kainos Partners and Kroger Supermarkets.

“Strategy today requires an innovative, mixed-media approach,” said Mutrie. “I’ve been fortunate to work with some of the best brands in the country and I’m excited to propel the Jacob Tyler brand to a national level of exposure and showcase the agency for what it is – a creative leader and amazing agency in an enviable locale.”

Mutrie has also served as Creative Director for his own Boston-based firm, Mutrie Marketing & Advertising, and has held executive positions at several national advertising and branding agencies, including: Hill Holiday, Ogilvy & Mather, Prime Communications, Davis Advertising and Regan Communications. Mutrie’s creative direction and leadership have been honored by the Clio Awards – the world’s most recognized international awards competition for advertising, design, digital and communications.

About Jacob Tyler
Jacob Tyler is an award-winning, full-service brand communications agency. The agency employs its expertise in brand strategy, identity and implementation – including web design and development, product design, marketing collateral, online marketing, social media and reputation management – to create meaningful brands with significant value. The agency utilizes a process-oriented approach to create and maintain eye-catching brands that meet its clients goals and objectives.

Jacob Tyler has been named one of America’s fastest-growing companies by Inc. 5000 and one of San Diego’s fastest growing companies for five years running by the San Diego Business Journal. Jacob Tyler has worked with global and national clients – including Leidos, Nuvasive, Inc., Four Seasons Hotels, AT&T, and Upper Deck – and has won more than 50 national design and marketing awards. For more information, visit jacobtyler.com