Innovative ideas for cultural and creative sectors in Europe

Marc Koenig

Description / Bio

Marc König is a highly motivated, well-travelled, and creative business coach with a fair amount of experience in profit and nonprofit business development. At bwcon he is in charge for the coaching provided to 250 startup projects each year. Thereby, a holistic business development approach is offered, including all core topics for building a successful business, i.g. marketing, finance, human resources, accounting, to startups from the fields of ICT, high-tech, and creative industries. Next to coaching, bwcon also offers a unique network to investors (access to finance) and already established companies (600 members).  


Work Experience

2011 – current               Consultant to High-Tech Business Start-ups, baden-württemberg: connected e.V.(full-time)

2010                              Assistant to Ingo Wellenreuther, Member of the Lower House of German Parliament (part-time; 7 months)

2007 – 2008                  Scientific Assistant to Prof. Dr. Hans-Manfred Niedetzky (part-time; 11 months)



2010 – 2011                  Pforzheim University, Graduation as Master of Arts in Service Marketing (MA) with distinction, Grade 1.1 (=”very good”)

2006 – 2009                  Pforzheim University, Graduation as Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Marketing, Grade 1.5 (=”very good”)



2013 – current               Member of the Advisory Board of MADE (

2011 – 2012                  Facilitating Access and Mobilization for European Finance for Growth of Creative Industries, European Commission        

2010                              Innovation Audit, SAP

2008 – 2009                  Sponsoring and Fundraising Concept, Volksschauspiele Ötigheim


Consulting Category: Business modelling (General), Finance (General)
Timezone: UTC