RTT USA, a leading provider of realtime 3D visualization software and services for product design and marketing, recently hired Jeffrey Bergmann as creative director at its Royal Oak, Michigan, USA location.
In his new role as creative director, Bergmann will head the Film & Print Department and will oversee all creative content produced by the Royal Oak office. Working closely with clients, Bergmann will aid in the overall development of their marketing materials using RTT's 3D product visualization technology.
"We are thrilled to have Jeff on staff at RTT and are confident that he will bring a host of new ideas and experience to further enhance the quality and creativity of our work," said RTT COO Peter Stevenson. "With a background that has taken him from behind a camera to an industry-leading interactive agency, Jeff will play a key role in developing our film and print department."
Bergmann received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Wayne State University in 1997. Prior to joining RTT, he served as the associate creative director on the Jeep account with Organic Detroit. In addition, he has also worked with/for several of Detroit's leading agencies, including BBDO, Campbell-Ewald, Leo Burnett, Doner and AUTOWEEK magazine.
In Michigan, RTT has grown from a one-man operation in 2005 to its current count of 27 employees. The company is still recruiting and intends to add approximately 15 to 20 additional jobs in 2008.
RTT's software allows clients to visualize products with incredible precision and accuracy using only engineering data. RTT helps designers experience concepts interactively and allows marketing and sales teams to create materials for Web, print and TV before the actual product is available. RTT provides a link between design, engineering, marketing and sales for optimum collaboration and efficiency from product development to purchase. The company's clients include Adidas, Audi, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Lexus, Toyota and Volkswagen.
RTT USA has offices in Pasadena, California and Royal Oak, Michigan. Its parent company, Realtime Technology, was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Munich, Germany. It has offices in Stuttgart, Hamburg, Paris, Brussels, Milan, Shanghai and Tokyo. The company employs more than 285 people worldwide.