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Kevin van der Veer

Co-founder WoodWatch

Groningen

22 year old student and entrepreneur. Heavily interested in (online) marketing, e-commerce, law and entrepreneurship.

Experience

  • Co-Founder

    WoodWatch

    Groningen

    Apr 2013 - Present

    Thanks to our passion for entrepreneurship we started the brand 'WoodWatch'. We wanted to establish a brand which stands for quality, style, environmental friendly and craftsmanship.

    Most exiting moments so far: first photoshoot with almost zero budget, visiting our suppliers in China (2014 & 2015), photoshoot in South Africa , co-sponsoring Amsterdam Fashion Week show Jonathan Christopher Homme 2014 & 2015 and reaching 35.000 fans on Facebook.

    Top 5 selling countries: 1. The Netherlands 2. Belgium 3. Germany 4. France 5. UK

  • External relations Battle of the Marketeers

    MARUG

    Groningen

    Nov 2014 - Jun 2015

    The ‘Battle of the Marketeers’ is an event for about 70 students who will battle in teams to win the title of “The greatest marketing talent of Groningen”. My main tasks were the acquisition of the main- and sub sponsors, hold close contact with the companies and deal with the contractual agreements.

  • Online Marketing

    *bliep

    Amsterdam

    Jun 2012 - Dec 2014

    *bliep is a innovative mobile provider build & run by Youngsters. *bliep was one of the fastest growing mobile providers on the dutch market. I started working for *bliep in the start phase (in the week of the release) working on online marketing, especially social media and online advertising.

  • Freelance (online) marketing consultant

    2010 - 2012

    As a freelance (online) marketing consultant I've worked for several companies. Ranging from a more static base (Zeative, Prestat.nl, Villa Pinedo,Scholierenshop.nl) to one day consulting (e.g RedBull,Belastingdienst). I also worked for Symbaloo as customer service employee.

Education

  • University of Groningen

    Msc. Marketing Intelligence

    2016 - Present

  • University of Groningen

    Business Administration

    2012 - 2015

    Track: Business & Management.

  • University of Groningen

    Minor law

    2014 - 2015

    As a result of my interest for Law I wanted to gather academic knowledge of Law. Courses: IT Law, Civil Law, Administrative law, Criminal Law.

Awards