The ECCO Board
The members of the ECCO board mirror the entrepreneurial spirit powering the network. They all are experienced founders and owners of communications agencies which have been successful for many years in their home markets.
|Christian Kollmann. Chairman: communication matters – Austria.
Communication matters has been among the leading PR agencies in Austria since its foundation in 1999 by Christian Kollmann and Peter Menasse. The traditionally close contacts between Austria and the new EU member countries make communication matters an ideal partner for activities in these markets.
|Lutz Cleffmann. Managing Director: ECCO Düsseldorf / EC Public Relations – Germany.
Lutz started his career as an editor with the Rheinische Post, Germanys second largest regional newspaper. He started his career in public relations with a company today known as Ketchum-Pleon. Thereafter, he headed up the public relations unit of SEA advertising agency which later became Citigate SEA.
|Norbert Ofmadski. Managing director: On Board Group – Poland.
Has over 20 years experience in the public relations industry. He is a founder of and leads the On Board Group, one of the largest Polish consultancies specialised in integrated Public Relations and Social Media campaigns.