- Business Consultant
2011 - maintenant
Business Consultancy for SME in Belgium, The Netherlands, Russia and Portugal:
- start ups
- business development
- pan European distribution and licensing
- broadcast, production and new media
- change management
- marketing strategy
- social fora and games marketing
- Ai Managing Director T-VGAS
2011 - 2011
Consultancy for Telenet: Concluded due diligence at subsidiary T-VGAS for owner Telenet NV. Resulted in reorganization of assets including closure of TV channel GUNKtv, youth TV channel focused on gaming and entertainment, and integration of remaining team into Telenet NV.
Closure of company included termination of broadcast arrangements, lay offs, termination and transfers of contracts, transfer of assets, …
Planned and implemented revised P&L 2011.
Upper Deck International BV
2007 - 2010
Defined strategy of UDI with the CEO.
Responsible for New Business, Category/Brand Management, Pre Press, Manufacturing, Marketing, Community Management and Logistics in liaison with both Finance and Sales. Managed 8 direct reports and over 150 team members in 11 different countries.
3 recommendations, including:
Senior Marketing & PR Manager, Disney Store Europe at The Walt Disney Company
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Drs. Rob Remie CMC
Merger, Acquisition, Change, Profit, Privat Equity, Restructuring, Bank, Reseach, Corporate finance, Development
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Upper Deck Europe BV
- Marketing Director Europe
2004 - 2007
Planned marketing and Organized Play strategies for all UDE actual and upcoming products. Followed up on execution of plans in key markets and product e.g YuGiOh, World of Warcraft, Marvel, DC, Huntik, ... Trading Card Games, board and family games, collectibles,... Evaluated market situation, checked for new business opportunities and acquired new licenses for existing categories within business model and/or complete new lines for the portfolio.
Wizards of the Coast Europe - Hasbro
- Marketing Manager NCR & Export
2002 - 2004
After reorg and integration into Hasbro structure: Marketing Manager all brands for Northern Central Region and Export territories: Benelux, Nordics, Germany-Austria-Switzerland, Greece, Turkey and Eastern Europe.
Wizards of the Coast Europe
- Pokemon Sales & Marketing Manager Europe
1995 - 2002
Planned and managed Sales, Marketing & Organized Play strategies for Europe. From 95 to 99 Magic The Gathering
From 99 to 02: Marketing and Sales Manager Pokémon Trading Card Game
As of 02 Responible for Harry Potter Trading Card Game.
New Vision - Consulting & Production
- Managing Director
1992 - 1996
Founder and Managing Director of communications agency covering media relations, house style, corporate communications, B2B, ...
Managed accounts and P&L. Customers were Solvay, Werner&Mertz, Hansgrohe, Levis, Verven Mathys, Columbia TristarHomeVideo, IPPC, Superjouet (Smoby, Charton, Favre, Lardy and Clairbois),...
Anthonissen & Associates - VVL/BBDO
- Account Executive
1991 - 1992
AE on multiple accounts eg Procter & Gamble (Corporate, Pampers, Oil of Olaz, ...), Limburgse Investeringsmaatschappij, KLM, Executive Interim Management, Noel Slangen, BT, Verven Matthys, Philips/Superclub Holding, Reynaers Aluminium, Electrorail,...
Owner at Grey-Matter
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AMILPRESS - SID - ABL
- Reserve Officer
1989 - 1990
PR department of the information Services of the Ministry of Defense (SID).
Officer in charge of over 80 conscripts, organized of press visits, organization interviews, press conferences and visits of Chief of Staff Charlier, Minister of Defense Guy Coeme and the Royal Court.