Fontaine Publishers / Nieuw Amsterdam

(Image: part of Salvador Dali – spraypaint and stencil)

Dec-2017 – Dec-2018:
Head of Marketing & Publicity Fontaine Publishers
Responsible for on- and offline marketing, publicity and events for Fontaine Publishers. Upmarket books on food, health & lifestyle, popular science and illustrated children’s books.
All marketing, branding, (online) publicity and events for culinary authors (and chefs) as Yotam Ottolenghi, Nigel Slater, Claudia Roden, Yvette van Boven, Pascal Jalhay and Giorgio Locatelli. As well as for lifestyle, health and popular science authors and brands as Oei, ik groei!, Harold Hamersma, Govert Schilling, André Kuipers and William Rutten.

Sept-2017 – Dec-2017:
Freelance marketing & publicity coordinator for Fontaine Publishers
Responsible for marketing, publicity & events for:
Yotam Ottolenghi and his new cookbook SWEET (nov-17). A.o. managing his visit to Holland: interviews with all mayor newspapers, magazines & blogs, TV shows & interviews (College Tour, Koffietijd, Tijd voor Max and RTL Boulevard), a press-lunch for 100 journalists and bloggers and a ‘dinner with Yotam’ for 120 fans in association with Ron Blaauw’s restaurant Nacarat.
Yvette van Boven and her two new cookbooks: HOME MADE and HOME MADE XMAS (nov-17). All marketing & publicity. A.o. a booklaunch for press & relations, interviews and articles in all mayor newspapers, magazines and blogs, and several appearances on TV and radio.
Photographer William Rutten and his book PICSTORY. All marketing & publicity. A.o. event at the HardRock Café Amsterdam with a lot of celebs and press, guest at several TV- and radioshows, and articles and interviews in magazines & newspapers.
André Kuipers: marketing & organising of a big children’s event and drawing-contest for his book ANDRÉ HET ASTRONAUTJE – Terug naar de aarde.