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Maarten Albarda

Advisor Charlotte, North Carolina Area, US

Founder, MLA Consulting LLC Integrated Marketing Communications. Previously global marketer for agencies, The Coca-Cola Company and AB-InBev

Founder, MLA Consulting LLC Integrated Marketing Communications. Previously global marketer for agencies, The Coca-Cola Company and AB-InBev

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Founder

MLA Consulting LLC Integrated Marketing Communications

Advisor

Snapcious
Photoflyer
Trident Capital
NorthPage
Waterfall Mobile
eXelate

Positions

CEO, Flock Associates (USA) Flock Associates Limited July 2014 - present
Founder MLA Consulting LLC Integrated Marketing Communications January 2013 - present
Author John Wiley and Sons 2012 - 2013
VP Global Connections Anheuser-Busch InBev September 2009 - October 2012
Global Director of Media & Communication Innovation The Coca-Cola Company, Atlanta September 2005 - September 2009
Director of Integrated Marketing Communications Coca-Cola Germany November 2002 - August 2005
VP, Media, Marketing Assets, World Cup 2002 Coca-Cola Japan Company, Ltd March 1999 - October 2002
SVP, Worldwide Media Director, Coca-Cola McCann Erickson January 1998 - March 1999
VP, International Media Director, Greater Europe Group, Coca-Cola McCann London December 1995 - December 1997
Media Director, Europe Middle East & Africa Leo Burnett 1992 - 1995
Media Director Noordervliet & Winninghoff/Leo Burnett 1988 - 1991
Columnist Adformatie 1989 - 1990

Education

SRM Amsterdam Marketing, Advertising, Media 1983 - 1985

Interested In

Markets of Interest
  • • Advertising
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Media
  • • Video
  • • Content
  • • Movies/Film
  • • TV

You Should Know About Me

Key Accomplishments

Interested to add value to start-ups and entrepreneurs who think might value from my background and experience.

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Chris Muller
We worked together  •  Director of Customer Relations, NorthPage. Previously Co-Founder and President, HtruO Whole House Water Filtration Systems.
Maarten's experience makes him a valuable sounding board. He thinks very strategically. Importantly, Maarten keeps an open mind which allo ... ws him comfortably contribute to enhance any project. I value my relationship with Maarten and hope to collaborate with him more in the future.
Mark Zagorski
They're my advisor: eXelate  •  Board of Directors, Vibrant Media and Chief Executive Officer, eXelate.
Maarten has the insight of a great strategy consultant and the experience of a killer operator. His background with hands on brand leadershi ... p and digital marketing roles has given him the executional chops to be able to turn his insight into action.
Ken Valledy
We worked together  •  Mentor, Oxygen Accelerator and CEO & Co-founder, T2B (Tech2Brand). Stanford GSB grad.
2nd to none in terms of expertise and experience in the the world of integrated marketing. In addition, a great and inspirational leader who ... always has time for helping / advising others.
Alex Brooks
They're my advisor: other  •  Founder & Managing Partner, American Beverage Consortium.
Maarten was an advisor and early adopter of our eBev conference idea. He was an enormous tool for us, both as a strategist as well as a conn ... ected executive across multiple of our target industries. When it comes to digital marketing/digital leadership, there's really nobody I'd recommend higher than Maarten Albarda.
Evangelos Simoudis
They're my advisor: Trident Capital  •  Senior Managing Director, Trident Capital. Previously Partner, Apax Partners. California Institute of Technology grad.
Great perspective and experience. Great network
Mack Reed
We worked together  •  Bold. Fast. Maker. I build extraordinary technology and content products on time and budget. Seasoned COO/CPO/CCO. Mobile/AR/VR and CSR.
Maarten brings decades of experience in big-brand marketing strategy to the table, leavened with tactical insight and an excellent collegial ... and entrepreneurial spirit.
Brian Regienczuk
We worked together  •  Founder & CEO, Agency Spotter
Maarten is easy to talk to, has lots of marketing and strategy smarts and helps connect the dots.
Seth Hillstrom
They're my advisor: other  •  Founder and Managing Partner, American Beverage Consortium.
As a member of the eBev advisory board, Maarten's deep understanding of the needs of our audience, along with his wealth of knowledge and in ... sight, were absolutely critical in the resounding success of the inaugural eBev event. Working with Maarten, you'll feel like he's always available (when in reality he's likely juggling 100 things while getting acclimated to a new time zone), and his continued support is integral to the overall success of the American Beverage Consortium.
Mark Silva
We worked together  •  Principal & Founder, KITE. Formerly: SVP Emerging Platforms @ Schawk/Anthem Worldwide/Real Branding. Big Brands+Agencies+Startups+Venture
Smart, articulate, poised, experienced, successful. Worked at the highest levels of the world's largest beverage brands, always moving the i ... nnovation agenda forward.
Ricardo Manuel dos Santos Miquelino
We worked together  •  Founder and Managing Director, ... and dos Santos. Previously Group Creative Excellence Manager, Coca-Cola Europe.
Maarten is a great person, a super mentor, one of the most inspiring persons I had the chance to work with. He is equipped with a wealth of ... experience and THE person to have on your team when you are searching for outstanding results in the marketing communication area. An excellent strategist always curious and open to explore the new and the better.
Sarah Fay
They're my friends  •  Managing Director, Partner, Glasswing Ventures. We specialize in Series A funding of AI related start ups
Maarten is a highly connected thought leader who knows how to move mountains and affect change in big organizations. As far as I can tell e ... veryone who knows Maarten likes and respects him!

Mack Reed
They're my advisor  •  Bold. Fast. Maker. I build extraordinary technology and content products on time and budget. Seasoned COO/CPO/CCO. Mobile/AR/VR and CSR.
Mack has a great right brain/left brain combination that helps him understand both the big picture as well as giving him ability to get the ... job done.

Sarah Fay
Managing Director, Partner, Glasswing Ventures. We specialize in Series A funding of AI related start ups
Sarah is one of the best advisers you can get. Her industry experience and approach to the business of connecting with consumers is strong a ... nd relevant.

Shane Steele
Global Brand Marketing (Contract), Airbnb. Previously Director, Global Sales Marketing, Twitter. Cornell grad.
Shane is a very experienced digital leader with experience on the client side as well as on the start-up/digital media side. And she is a ni ... ce person, too!

Joe Gough
Managing Partner of Starpower Ventures, an investment firm dedicated to early stage ventures. Start-up CEO of Homeward Health.
Passion, drive, energy, creativity and networking. Joe knows how!