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Willem v.

Digital marketing strategist
   United Kingdom
  |  9:21 am Local Time

Overview

Hi, I'm Willem, an independant consultant specialised in developing strategic business and marketing solutions leveraging digital and social media technologies.

II have over 25 years experience using digital technologies, my main claim to being a digital native is that I was active in social media on the Minitel before the World Wide Web, chatting away to people online while the Internet was still in its beginnings.

My professional background is twofold, split between five years in coaching, training and development programmes and six...

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Portfolio

Portfolio of marketing strategy works
Marketing campaign strategy and management for The House of Languedoc-Roussillon in...
Digital marketing strategy for the relaunch of Magnum temptation ice cream range in...

Skills (10)

Tested
Advertising
Advertising Skills Certification
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Internet Marketing
Internet Marketing Test
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Social Media Marketing
Social Media Marketing Test
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Market Research
Market Research Test
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Marketing
Marketing Methods and Techniques Test
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SEM
Online Writing
Google Analytics
Google AdWords
English-French Translation

Service Description

I have a natural passion for digital media and the countless new ways in which people and businesses innovate in the area, creating ways to communicate and interact with one another that wouldn’t have been though possible even a few years ago. I am fascinated to see how different types of media are all merging, co-existing, and moving beyond televisions, radios and even computer screens; into mobile phones, tablets, interactive display installations, video games, digital ‘out of home’, and much more.

Keeping pace with how fast digital media evolves and identifying relevant marketing and business opportunities using these technologies is no easy task; I thrive in helping businesses and brands navigate the complex, fragmented world of digital media technologies in order for them to engage with their audiences through new, effective and relevant marketing and business activities.

The types of projects I work on can be detailed within the following four broad categories:

Digital marketing strategy

I work with clients to understand their business and communications objectives, helping them determine how digital media can be leveraged in order to achieve the best results possible. I develop custom strategies with clients by researching target audiences, developing key insights, following digital trends, understanding the overall digital media landscape, and establishing the best ways to engage the audience; achieving both commercial and brand objectives.

This includes...

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Employment

iris Worldwide
Digital strategist
2007 - 2011
iris is an independent integrated creative agency network, headquartered in London and with 450 employees in the UK, one of the largest advertising / marketing agencies in the country. I joined...
La Maison du Languedoc-Roussillon in London
Marketing strategy consultant
2010 - 2010
The Languedoc-Roussillon region of the South of France operates under a brand identity umbrella called ‘Sud de France’ and organises events to promote local food and wine both in France and abroad....
Creative Personnel
Digital Talent Strategist
2005 - 2007
Creative Personnel is a talent agency specialised in providing HR consultancy and recruitment services for clients in the video gaming, digital, media, and audiovisual industries As a digital...
Landmark Education
Program manager / Coach
2002 - 2005
Landmark Education is a global leader in the fields of personal performance coaching and innovative educational programmes. Their flagship course is The Landmark Forum, which is specifically...
D&P Communication
Graphic / 3D Designer
2000 - 2002
I began my career as a creative designer for an events marketing agency in the Paris region specialised in providing creative solutions for companies organising or participating in professional and...

Education

MJM Graphic Design Paris
Professional degree in Graphic Design
2000 - 2001
Université Paris III - Sorbonne Nouvelle
DEUG Performing Arts - Cinema
1997 - 2000

Keywords

digital
social media
advertising
marketing
strategy
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