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George Nimeh

Angestellt, CEO & Founder, NIMEH & Partners

Vienna, Österreich

Timeline

Professional experience for George Nimeh

  • Current , since Feb 2016

    CEO & Founder

    NIMEH & Partners

    NIMEH & Partners is the agency for changing times. Based in Vienna, Austria with clients and partners around the world, we help companies invent their future by innovating today. Our services focus on three pillars: strategy, innovation and content marketing.

  • Current , since Sep 2015

    MBA

    Berlin School of Creative Leadership

    "The Berlin School is dedicated to research and leadership education for executives in creative industries such as advertising, design, entertainment, interactive, journalism, media and marketing. We are building a unique, global community and invite you to share our vision of a creative CEO in every creative enterprise."

  • Current , since May 2011

    Advisory Board

    Mobile Monday Limited

  • Current , since Aug 2010

    Technology Correspondent

    Marketing Magazine

    Special features, interviews and conference coverage with a focus on mobile, social media, and emerging technology. Content appears in the printed edition of Marketing, the quarterly supplement Revolution, and on www.marketingmazine.com (registration required/paywall).

  • 3 years and 9 months, Jan 2012 - Sep 2015

    Board Member, Digital Media Group

    VÖZ (Verband Österreichischer Zeitungen)

    VÖZ (Verband Österreichischer Zeitungen) is the Austrian Newspaper Association. VÖZ is a voluntary association of 16 daily newspapers, and 48 weekly newspapers as well as weekly and/or monthly magazines. It was founded in 1946. As an organisation of shared interest and in accordance with its mission it deals with all topics of central relevance for publishers, including media policy and legislation, marketing, sales, staff regulations, initial and further training, etc.

  • 4 years, Oct 2011 - Sep 2015

    Board Member

    ÖWA (Österreichische Webanalyse)

  • 4 years and 1 month, Sep 2011 - Sep 2015

    Chief Digital Officer

    Telekurier Online Medien GmbH & Co KG

    Direction of KURIER's digital activities, including KURIER.at, Futurezone.at, GaultMillau Österreich, kiku.at, kilocoach.at, Tafelspitz Österreich, and others. Telekurier Online GmbH & CoKG is the digital publishing division of KURIER GmbH, a leading publisher in Austria.

  • 2 years and 7 months, Jan 2012 - Jul 2014

    Chairman

    premiumnet

    In today’s increasingly crowded and complicated online media landscape, premiumnet stands apart in Austria by providing an exclusive and high quality alternative to advertisers seeking strong results from their performance marketing campaigns.

  • 4 years and 4 months, Sep 2006 - Dec 2010

    Director

    iris Worldwide

    Member of the regional management team focused on providing clients innovative strategy, growing the European digital team, developing unique IP, and improving the quality of integrated work across iris offices including Amsterdam, Düsseldorf, London, Madrid, Manchester, Munich, and Paris, as well as with our partners in Moscow and Stockholm.

  • 9 months, Jul 2005 - Mar 2006

    Product Manager, Social Media

    Betfair

    George spent 9 months at Betfair as a product manager working on their betting exchange. His focus was on leveraging content and community to drive acquisition and reduce churn. After leading an agency selection process, George directed the development of the company's first content management system and coordinated the production of professional content from over 20 sources.

  • 3 years and 3 months, Mar 2002 - May 2005

    Director, Editor

    Red Bull

    George was responsible for the strategy, R&D, and day-to-day responsibility for multiple online marketing projects, including community, content, event and athlete sites, including several broadband initiatives. There he hired and managed of team of 25 editors, designers, producers, photographers and videographers. His was responsible for online concept development and content management of multiple events including Red Bull Hike&Ride Red Bull Big Air, Red Bull Big Wave of Africa, and Red Bull X-Fighters.

  • 2 years and 3 months, Apr 1999 - Jun 2001

    Vice President

    iwon.com

    With $240M in venture funding, George was the first member of the senior management team at the CBS-backed start-up iWon.com. Essentially, the company is a portal and search engine that gives away cash prizes daily, monthly, and yearly. The company became the 7th most visited site in the USA in 2001 and 2002 and sold to Ask Jeeves in 2004 for $480M.

  • 1 year and 4 months, Jan 1998 - Apr 1999

    Senior Strategist

    Organic Inc.

    At Organic's New York office, George was one of three founding members of the Strategic Services department. He generated revenue totaling $3MM in 1998 and $5MM in 1999 whilst co-defining and implementing the vision, strategy, and service offerings of the department. A partial client lis includes Chase Manhattan Bank, Lucent Technologies, Gateway, Cox Communications, Cunard, FragranceCounter.com, BN.com, GlobalSports.com, LensCrafters/EyeWeb.com, Avis, PepsiCo, The World Wildlife Fund, and The US Navy.

  • 8 months, Jun 1997 - Jan 1998

    Marketing and Research

    New York Times

    Having helped with the initial launch of the New York Times on the web back in 1997, George's focus was on consumer acquisition and eCRM. George developed and ran a number of successful acquisition campaigns for the brand and grew the registered user base by over 300%.

Educational background for George Nimeh

  • 1995 - 1997

    Communications, Advertising, Marketing

    University of Pennsylvania, Annenberg School for Communication

    Graduate Fellow at ASC. Graduate coursework at Wharton.

  • 1993 - 1995

    Journalism/Mass Media, Art History

    Rutgers College

Languages

  • English

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  • French

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  • German

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