The K12 team consists of about 40 expert consultants, editors, designers, digital specialists and project managers with up to 25 years experience in communications consulting and the realization of communications projects. Most of them have worked in market-leading communications agencies and for well-known, often listed companies.

In addition, K12 draws on a network of excellence consisting of first-class specialists and agencies, who bring additional knowledge to complement K12’s porfolio.

The Management Team

Jörg Hoewner
Jörg Hoewner
M.A in journalism and Marketing

25 years professional experience in PR, online communications and research

joerg.hoewner@k-zwoelf.com
Tel. 0211 5988 1632

Juli 2006Founded K12; Managing Partner
2004–2006Self-employed as communication consultant
2000–2004Managing Partner ECC Online Relations GmbH (now Pleon), dabei 2000-2002 Managing Director pressrelations GmbH
1998Manager Online Unit at Kohtes Klewes
1994Consultant at Kohtes & Klewes PR and 10eGvisual

Key focus areas in consulting:  Technology enabled communications, evaluation & research

Clients served (selection): BDI, Bosch Automotive Aftermarkets, BzgA, Celanese/Ticona, DLR, Draeger Medical, Evonik, Francotyp Postalia, GDV, MetroGroup, NIBC, Oracle, RAL Farben, RAL Gütezeichen, SAP, SchwarzPharma, Siemens, Software AG, Teba, Vodafone


Michael Jansen
Michael Jansen
M.A. in Social-, Media- and Information Sciences

23 years professional experience in PR, communications consulting, change management, knowledge visualization

michael.jansen@k-zwoelf.com
Tel. 0211 5988 1631

Juli 2006Founded K12; Managing Partner
seit 2006Freelance consultant for visual communication, POINTiert
2001–2005Senior Consultant/Consultant, Deekeling Identity & Change
1998-2000Junior Consultant/Trainee, Brodeur Kohtes Klewes
1995-1998Frelance employee Kohtes & Klewes as well as Brodeur Kohtes Klewes

Key focus areas in consulting: Corporate communications, internal communications/internal campaigning, change communications (reorganizations, restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, identity and cultural processes), knowledge visualization

Clients served (selection): AOK Rheinland/Hamburg, BMW, Deutsche Telekom, Dresdner Bank, Evonik, Haniel Bau-Industrie, Mark-E, o.tel.o, Novartis, Siemens, Sparkasse Hannover, Stadtsparkasse Düsseldorf, RAG, TNT Express, Vodafone


Christian Kakas
Christian Kakas
BA General Management (Consulting)
Business administration (Marketing Communication)

16 years professional experience in brand and communication consulting as well as change management and HR consulting

christian.kakas@k-zwoelf.com
Tel. 0211 5988 1635

Seit 2018Managing Partner, K12 Agentur für Kommunikation und Innovation GmbH
2015 – 2017Senior Advisor Change and Internal Communication at K12 Agentur für Kommunikation und Innovation GmbH
2011 – 2014Director Strategy and Advisor at XEO GmbH
2005 – 2011Strategic Planner atHavas Worldwide
2002 – 2004Freelance employee at Die Gefährten
2000 – 2002Marketing Assistent at Brightspoint GmbH

Key focus areas in consulting: Corporate communications, internal communications, change communications, creative business development

Clients served (selection): BASF, BP, BVB, Coca-Cola Erfrischungsgetränke GmbH, Deutsche Bahn, DWS, Evonik, Gothaer Versicherungen, Lichtblick, Metro, n-tv, Peugeot, Reckitt Benckiser, SAP, thyssenkrupp, TUI, Vapiano, Welt


Britta Neisen
Britta Neisen
Diploma in business administration, economics (marketing, business informatics)

23 years professional experience in corporate and dialogue communication

britta.neisen@k-zwoelf.com
Tel. 0211 5988 1666

seit 2017Managing Partner, K12 Agentur für Kommunikation und Innovation GmbH
2012–2016Freelance consultant, PR und dialogue communication
2004–2012Business Director, Online-/Corporate-Communications, Ketchum Pleon
2000–2004Head of ECC Online Relations GmbH, Partnerin
1997–2000Advisor at Kohtes & Klewes

Key focus areas in consulting: Corporate communications, stakeholder management, dialogue communication, online communications, strategy development and conception, project management

Clients served (selection): Aral, Aldi Süd, BDI, Bertelsmann, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bischhofskonferenz, Deutsche Telekom, Electronic Arts, E.ON, Europäische Zentralbank, GETRAG, Initiative Erdgas pro Umwelt, Loyalty Partner, METRO Group, Stadtsparkasse Düsseldorf, TAKKT, Vaillant, VCI, WAZ Mediengruppe, Wirtschaftsministerium NRW, Wintershall