René Romer is a globally recognized and published marketing communications expert. His experience in TV and radio brand development well equips him in his role as DJ Central TV and Blue Pie’s European representative.
René represents Blue Pie’s European office and has over 25 years experience in marketing communications, a vast network of industry connections and an impressive catalogue of successful marketing campaigns and branding development.
He has worked for advertisers and agencies, and his skills are both strategic and tactical. As strategy director at the Amsterdam office of the international agency, TBWA, he worked for major brands such as ING Bank, Unicef, Oxfam, Nissan, Ahold, Randstad, Netherlands Railways and UNDP. As owner of diversity marketing agency ‘TransCity’ he worked for clients as diverse as PepsiCo, UPC, Rabobank, Netherlands Red Cross, Royal Netherlands Air Force and many others.
René’s other activities are incredibly diverse; he is the author of a widely used Dutch language book about Diversity Marketing and often presents lectures at professional marketing events; he is a board member of RIAGG Rijnmond (Mental Health Care Center in Rotterdam); and he is responsible for the management of award winning Cape Verdean songstress Suzanna Lubrano.
As the SVP for Content and Business Development for The Netherlands, Rene is in charge of expanding the content libraries for Blue Pie and DJ Central as well as managing all branded entertainment clients and sales. His vast network goes beyond the local, and also includes contacts in Africa. We are honoured to have Rene managing all things DJ Central and Blue Pie for the Netherlands.