Ilka Wendlandt


Inhaberin, Personal Trainerin für Führungskräfte, die gesund erfolgreich sein wollen, Personal Training Institute

Hürth, Germany


Personal Fitness Training
Führungskräfte und Unternehmer Training
Schmerztherapie und Prävention
Personal Training
Business Training
Medical Fitness Coach
Energy Management Training
Flow Training
Teamwork Training
Optimale Performance Training
Functional Training
Online Personal Training
Mental Trainer
sports business PR and marketing
market trends
Master of Science in International Marketing
Communication Manager
Business Studies
corporate communications
Crisis Communication
merger and acquisition communications
rebrand and change communications
event management
project management
Formula 1
target oriented
will power


Professional experience for Ilka Wendlandt

  • Current 4 years and 7 months, since Feb 2018

    Personal Trainerin für Führungskräfte, die gesund erfolgreich sein wollen

    Personal Training Institute

  • 1 year, Feb 2018 - Jan 2019

    PR-Managerin (Teilzeit)

  • 3 months, Nov 2017 - Jan 2018

    Swimming, biking, running before emerging into a new job

    Anything is possible

  • 6 years and 2 months, Sep 2011 - Oct 2017

    Global Head of Corporate Communications

    Nielsen Sports (formerly Sport+Markt, Repucom)

    I am responsible for the global communication strategy across offices worldwide with 8 members of staff across that network managing the execution of this programme and directly reporting to me. My responsibilities include: Development and implementation of global external and internal communications/public relations strategies in sports business, online marketing and pr, b2b communications, merger and acquisition communications, rebrand and change communications, event organisation, leading a global team

  • 7 months, Feb 2011 - Aug 2011

    Communications Professional

    Public Relations Consulting

    Consulting on communications issues; development of communications concepts, offline and online; writing and copyediting of press releases

  • 7 months, Jul 2010 - Jan 2011

    Head of Corporate Communications

    hagebau - Handelsgesellschaft für Baustoffe mbH & Co. KG

    Responsible for the management of the corporate communications department; planning and implementing external and internal communications strategies for corporate and product PR, offline and online; consulting the management board and other departments on communications issues; first line point of contact for media; planning of social media activities; planning and coordinating corporate publishing

  • 9 months, Oct 2009 - Jun 2010

    Head of Public Relations

    Jochen Schweizer GmbH

    Responsible for the management of the PR department; planning and implementing external and internal communications strategies for product, corporate and personal PR; consulting the senior management on communications issues; online PR; spokeswoman

  • 3 years and 5 months, Feb 2006 - Jun 2009

    Project Coordinator

    BMW Sauber AG

    Internal communications, creation and maintenance of the BMW Sauber intranet; event management; involved in the administrative integration of Sauber Motorsport AG into the BMW Group

  • 3 years, Feb 2003 - Jan 2006

    Press Officer

    Sauber Motorsport AG (renamed as BMW Sauber AG)

    Formula One drivers' PR; coordination of interviews and PR activities with the team's drivers and other team members; planning incl. budgeting of worldwide PR activities such as the annual team's Formula One car launch; creation and distribution of PR materials and media information

  • 2 years, Oct 2000 - Sep 2002

    PR Manager & Press Officer

    EuroSpeedway Lausitz (Lausitzring)

    Responsible for the creation of the in-house PR Department; planning incl. budgeting of PR activities; creation and distribution of PR materials and media information; web site planning & CMS; Chief Coordinator of the Superbike World Championship at the EuroSpeedway Lausitz in 2002; PR concept development and implementation of PR activities for the European debut of the American Champ Car series at the EuroSpeedway Lausitz in 2001

  • 2 years and 10 months, Dec 1997 - Sep 2000

    Export Marketing Manager and UK Business Development Manager

    Kjellberg Finsterwalde

    Marketing strategy development aimed at entering markets in Great Britain and the Middle East; export business development; sales and support; organisation of international trade fair participation

  • 6 months, Sep 1995 - Feb 1996

    General and Marketing Assistant

    European College of Business and Management (prev. European Vocational College)

    Marketing the school's courses

Educational background for Ilka Wendlandt

  • 8 months, May 2019 - Dec 2019

    Optimal Performance

    Mind5 Training

  • 2018 - 2018

    Funktionelle Sportmassage

    Deutsche Trainer Akademie

  • 2018 - 2018


    Deutsche Trainer Akademie

  • 2017 - 2017


    Academy of Sports

  • 2017 - 2017

    Medical Fitness Coach A-Lizenz

    Deutsche Trainer Akademie

  • 2017 - 2017

    Personal Trainerin A-Lizenz

    Deutsche Trainer Akademie

  • 2017 - 2017

    Fitnesstrainerin B-Lizenz

    Deutsche Trainer Akademie

  • 6 months, Apr 2009 - Sep 2009

    Public Relations

    depak (Deutsche Presseakademie)

  • 1 year and 6 months, Sep 1999 - Feb 2001

    International Marketing

    London South Bank University

  • 4 years, Sep 1993 - Aug 1997

    Business Studies

    University of Lausitz and University of Derby

    Marketing, European Studies


  • English


  • German

    First language

  • Spanish



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