Holger Volland | CXI Brand talks | Corporate and brand identity conference

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Holger Volland lives in Frankfurt am Main and works as a public relations specialist. He runs the Frankfurt book fair’s “Frankfurt Academy”, and – as author and academic – researches marketing and new media.


A large part of his work focuses on marketing strategy in the creative sector. His previous position was in marketing and public relations for the German Publishers and Booksellers Association. Prior to that, he was a member of MetaDesign’s management team in Berlin. After leaving university, Holger Volland worked as a creative director at Pixelpark in Berlin and New York, taught at the University of Wismar and managed Scholz & Friends’ New Economy Business School. He has also worked as general manager at public relations agency Leipziger & Partner in Berlin, curated exhibitions in Germany and Argentina, and organised the art projects “Notango” and “Berlin Buenos Aires Art Xchange”. He has also hosted radio shows and conferences.