Meet the Team
Our Team + Your Team = Pure Awesomeness
At Highstreet Advertising we have a talented team with big ideas, experience, and tremendous dedication to our clients. For over 35 years Highstreet has been helping businesses in Seattle, Tacoma, Puyallup and throughout the Puget Sound, to exceed their advertising and marketing goals.
Jeffrey T. Hochstrasser (JT)
Jeffrey is the president of the company and principal account manager. He has worked at Highstreet since 1998 when he received his Bachelor of Arts in marketing communications.
Before taking the helm he placed over 1.5 million dollars in print advertising and over 3 million dollars in radio as a media buyer. For 20 years Jeffrey has been the lead in purchasing outdoor media and cable for clients at Highstreet.
He has spent the past fourteen years acting as the agency head and account executive. His responsibilities include maintaining client relations, working with local printers, managing all media placement, lead on Google My Business and Google Maps listings, and helping with strategic advertising development. JT received his MBA from City University of Seattle in December 2008.
Jeffrey’s passions are rock hounding with his family, and all things photography.
Katie is the creative director. She has been the design heart and soul of Highstreet for the past fifteen years. Before coming to Highstreet, she helped run a local print shop, handling and designing projects from inception to print.
Katie received her Bachelor of Arts in journalism/ mass communication from Benedictine College and professionally has a wide spectrum of knowledge and experience in all things digital, print, and video.
As Creative Director she utilizes her deadline-orientated journalism training to create and manage production schedules, contribute to writing and editing pieces, wordpress website development, and in the layout and design process of client magazines and newsletters.
She received accolades for winning two international design awards, the Communicator Award and the Summit Award. She has a bold style and is very well liked by Highstreet’s clients.
Katie’s passions are running, triathlon, travel, and her dog Myah, all of which fill her Instagram account.
Rhoni is the bookkeeper. She has worked at Highstreet since 1998.
She keeps us and the clients inline. Rhoni does this by managing estimates, invoices, vendor accounts and accounts receivable (ie. collecting your money). Highstreet appreciates her attention to detail and knowledge of the advertising industry.
Rhoni’s passions are theater, her two adorable puppies and date nights with her husband Bob.
Rachael is a part-time intern working with search engine optimization, Google My Business, and social media.
As a senior in high school, Rachael earned the Student of the Year award in the category of Business and Marketing. She is currently earning her Bachelor’s degree in Communications from Brigham Young University – Idaho and intends to graduate in July 2021. Her favorite types of advertising are social media and print.
Rachael is known for working hard and putting her best effort into every project she completes.
Rachael’s passions include embroidery, nature photography, watching musicals, and spending time with her family and puppy Rex.
Craig is a web design intern. His responsibilities include design and implementation of responsive WordPress pages.
Craig is a senior at Brigham Young University-Idaho majoring in Communications with an emphasis in Advertising. He expects to graduate in April 2021. In his studies, he has worked on campaigns for local and national brands.
His hobbies are anything to do with a camera and laptop, including travel photography and blogging.