Cleveland, Ohio - August 29, 2006 - Interactive marketing agency, Optiem, LLC, has tapped Tom Bernot as their new Chief Operating Officer. In his new role, Tom will manage all aspects of Optiem`s operations and account services to ensure that Optiem`s service meets high standards of quality and effectiveness for its clients.
Bernot joins Optiem from Swagelok Company, where, most recently, he served as Global Brand Manager. While at Swagelok, he also held roles as European Brand Manager, Market Communications Manager for the Semiconductor and Biopharmaceutical markets, and Project Manager for the construction of Swagelok`s new $30 million fulfillment and distribution center. Prior to Swagelok, Bernot worked at a variety of marketing agencies in Cleveland.
"We are thrilled to have Tom join our team," said Jeffrey K. Rohrs, President of Optiem. "Tom`s integrated marketing background, along with his extensive experience in Europe and Asia, will help expand our ability to provide clients with solid solutions to their online and offline marketing communications challenges."
For further information contact: Clyde Miles, Executive Vice President, Optiem, at 216.574-8700.
EDITORS NOTE: Based in Cleveland, Optiem is one of the top interactive marketing agencies in the Midwest. Optiem`s clients include Things Remembered, Calphalon, Sherwin-Williams, Cuyahoga County Public Library, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Case Western Reserve University, Ohio Tobacco Prevention Foundation, NorTech, Original Mattress Factory, The City Club of Cleveland, and JumpStart. To contact Optiem, visit www.optiem.com or call 216.574.8700.
Contact: Clyde Miles