Team

Internationaal netwerk and team

CommuniGate works closely together with independent PR-agencies in North-, West and middle Europe and has PR-partners in Belgium, Scandinavia, United Kingdom, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Together we create and execute international PR-campaigns and communication concepts.

Our team in the Netherlands consists of creative advisors and external experts. We truly believe in partnership, sharing ideas and knowledge, leading to the best plans. The external experts cover: ICT-marketing – Design – Website development and maintenance – Applications – Video & Editing – Photography.

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Gerdri ten Dolle
Senior Consultant
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Gerdri ten Dolle
Senior Consultant
Founder of CommuniGate, after a career in journalism and PR. Worked as a consultant for Achmea, P&O, City Marketing Haarlem. Loves the profession and its endless possibilities. Likes to think out of the box, positive, passionate and creative. Loves skiing and the good things in life. Traveling, good food, photography, fun with friends...
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Ruud de Meer
Senior Marketing Consultant
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Ruud de Meer
Senior Marketing Consultant
Ruud is managing partner and senior marketing consultant. His roots lie in the tour operator business, including TUI Netherlands (commercial director) and the French Frantour (GM). Already took the step to the Internet in 2000 and founded chalet specialist International Lodging Services (ILS) and later on AmbianceTravel.nl. Has a clear vision, energetic, incredibly enthusiastic and full of ideas. Loves sports fanatic competitions, cooking, golf and traveling.
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Remke Nehrstede
Consultant
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Remke Nehrstede
Consultant
An experienced marketing communication specialist with a lot of agency experience. Knows everything about cars and automotive campaigns and has worked for Peugeot and Unicef. As a true team player she loves brainstorming and initiating creative concepts. She is pragmatic and a strong networker. Knows many bloggers, writers and journalists.
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Isabel Nikolov
Junior Consultant
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Isabel Nikolov
Junior Consultant
Isabel earned her bachelor in Communications with additional specialization in social media and engagement. Her interest in social channels combined with her obtained experience in the fashion and lifestyle industry qualify her as an expert in influencer and blogger marketing. Her focus lays on enhancing relationships between an organization and her (future) followers.
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Ingeborg van Deursen
Junior consultant
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Ingeborg van Deursen
Junior consultant
After studying Leisure Management, Ingeborg started as a marketing assistant at a cultural institution. Her curiosity brings her back to college for a master's degree in Communication Science. In spring 2015 she joined the CommuniGate team, where she discovered her love for combined marketing and PR activities. Likes being active in the cultural sector in her spare time, from theater to dance. Dancing and teaching are her passion and her evenings and weekends are often filled with dancing.
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Laurence Hannon
Senior PR-specialist, based in Brussels
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Laurence Hannon
Senior PR-specialist, based in Brussels
Allround PR Specialist with a long experience in communication and tourism. Represents both travel companies, hotels as tourism boards. Knows the market and has many personal contacts among media and travel trade.
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Dominique Boesten
External expert
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Dominique Boesten
External expert
Dominique is an experienced all-round consultant with a passion for online marketing and content management. She is creative and passionate, always thinks in terms of opportunities and possibilities. A true expert in developing functional website structures. Worked among others as a marketing consultant in Vienna and ran her own communication agency in Innsbruck for several years.
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Maurice Schutte
Creative producer (External expert)
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Maurice Schutte
Creative producer (External expert)
Creating new productions in the field where video and web come together, that’s the focus of Maurice. For television he developed the cruise docu-soap ‘Welcome on Board’ (broadcasted by RTL) and a videogame program ‘InsideGamer’ (broadcasted by Veronica). Found a new passion in filming with drones above Dutch tulip-fields, or in a abandoned water fun park (Tropicana). All-rounder in video, from concept and creation to camerawork and editing. Loves swimming and winter sports.