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Martin Förster

I am a Project Manager.

About Me

Services

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DIGITAL STRATEGY

I develop digital strategies and enhance the digital experience across all touchpoints.

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CONTENT STRATEGY

The next step after evaluating all necessary touchpoints is to think about content for these different channels.

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PROJECT MANAGEMENT

With more than 7 years of agile project management experience, I am able to steer complex online projects using agile methods.

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ONLINE MARKETING

Developing strategies for the digital world is one thing but carrying them out is the following step I am happy to work on as well.

My Process

DISCOVER

IDEA

CONCEPT

DEVELOP

TEST

REPEAT

Clients

Fun Facts

24 Countries Visited

Shooting 1 analogue film per Week

3 Cans of Darjeeling Tea per Day

Worshipper of Freelethics

Resume

WORK HISTORY

Jan 2016 – current

Key Account Director

United Digital Group Düsseldorf

As Key Account Director for United Digital Group, I am fully responsible for the second biggest client of UDG. Holding a position that is as strategically important as this one, I face new interesting challenges everyday.

Apr 2015 – Dec 2015

Senior Project Manager E-Commerce

ecx.io Germany GmbH

The next step in building up my experience steering digital projects was ecx.io where I was hired to help steering a complex E-Commerce Project using the Hybris Framework. Using the Methodic of SCRUM, we raised the efficiency of two development teams across three locations.

Jul 2013 – Mar 2015

Senior Project Manager Digital

Friendventure GmbH

As Senior Project Manager Digital, my key responsibility was to grow the team in the Cologne Headoffice and establish processes for the efficient processing of incoming orders. Working for clients like Red Bull and Volkswagen, I learned how corporations work and how to suit their demands as a small agency.

2009 – 2013

COO & Project Manager

Papp:flieger – Agency for digital Media

During my studies at Middlesex University of London, I founded a digital design agency with two friends to cover our tution fees. What started small went bigger quite fast. As COO my responsibility covered new Business and Key Account Management for our major cologne based clients as well as rolling out complex Java CMS Projects.

EDUCATION

2013 – 2015

International Marketing and Media Management – MA

University of Applied Sciences Cologne

To enhance my knowledge about digital business and management processes.

2009 – 2013

Graphic Design and Photography BA

Middlesex University of London

With studying graphic design and photography I fulfilled a dream for myself as this was what I always wanted to do for a living. In Graphic Design, I focused on User Experience Design and I researched a lot in the field of user centric webdesign.

2008 – 2009

Business Administration

University of Applied Sciences

During my studies at Cologne University of Applied Sciences, I learned important basics for funding and growing my first company Papp:flieger.

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