Hello Great Works
Senior Strategist
In my role as Senior Strategist and Product Owner, I was in charge of the quality and I lead UX- and design team members towards creating complex digital solutions, while spearheading our biggest new business projects.
Hello Great Works is a group of thinkers, designers and crafts-people. They create empowering and delightful digital products and services.
January 2014 - February 2018
Thinkhouse
Creative Project Manager
My tasks were extensive and included everything from devising digital campaign strategies, designing presentations and doing pitches, planning and executing events. I bridged offline campaign events with digital and social media strategies.
Thinkhouse is a creative communication agency focusing on concept development of trade campaigns across all media platforms.
Wolff Olins
Intern, London
My primary assignment was to define relevant ways for Wolff Olins to work with new and existing clients. I developed and codified various creative tools for Wolff Olins to use with their clients. I planned and facilitated two workshops exploring different “do-learn-do” exercises and did concept development for Skype and American Express.
Wolff Olins partner with ambitious leaders to design radically better businesses by delivering deep, meaningful change.
Nodes
Digital Advisor
In close cooperation with Nodes’ CEO and Managing Partner,
I worked with business-development and was the lead on designing all mayor new business pitches. I advised new and current clients on customer experience strategies and mobile app technology.
Nodes is an app development agency specializing in delivering complex enterprise-level apps without compromising on outstanding user experience.
Riot Bernard
Co-founder & Partner, Shanghai
Co-founder and in charge of promotion and marketing for a brand that rebelled against the conventional and overpriced monopoly that controlled the optical market in Denmark. We lived in Shanghai a couple of months while configuring and testing the logistics, setting up a partnership with a local optician and finding our 1st collection.
Riot Bernard sells stylish prescriptive glasses with
a rebellious brand - online only. For every pair bought, we donate a pair to a person in need.
The Kaospilots
Student
The education focuses on societal changes, creative business development and personal self-development. BusinessWeek has recognized The Kaospilots as one of the best design schools in the world and it has been mentioned in Wired and FastCompany.
The Kaospilots is a 3-year hybrid business and design school, a multi-sided education in leadership and entrepreneurship.
Experience
October 2011 - April 2013
October 2010 - January 2011
May 2013 - Jan 2014
March 2011 - October 2011
August 2008 - June 2011
Education
+1 929 407 0938
mik.koester@gmail.com
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mik.koester@gmail.com
7 years of digital experience
I currently work as Senior Experience Strategist for the New York based design and innovation agency - Firstborn, where I lead strategists and UX’ers towards creating industry leading digital solutions. I have over 7 years of solving complex digital problems.
4 years, 1 month
9 months
April 2018 - Present
I currently work here
1 year, 7 months
8 months
4 months
3 years
I work at the crossroads of design, technology and business and I’m inspired by the opportunity to push bounderies and solve problems and partake in major transformation of digital services
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Firstborn
Senior Strategist, New York
Strategic lead on both project and program clients by using research, synthesis, and data to inform the design and creation of digital products and services. UX-Strategy bridge by working across teams to create a more cohesive understanding of how the practice of strategic design should function.
Firstborn is a design and innovation company who works with forward-looking companies to shape modern brands for a purpose-driven future.
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About
Experience
Portfolio
Portfolio
Hello Great Works
Senior Strategist
In my role as Senior Strategist and Product Owner,
I was in charge of the quality and I lead UX- and design team members towards creating complex digital solutions, while spearheading our biggest new business projects.
Hello Great Works is a group of thinkers, designers and crafts-people. They create empowering and delightful digital products and services.
January 2014 - February 2018
Thinkhouse
Creative Project Manager
My tasks were extensive and included everything from devising digital campaign strategies, designing presentations and doing pitches, planning and executing events. I bridged offline campaign events with digital and social media strategies.
Thinkhouse is a creative communication agency focusing on concept development of trade campaigns across all media platforms.
Wolff Olins
Intern, London
My primary assignment was to define relevant ways for Wolff Olins to work with new and existing clients. I developed and codified various creative tools for Wolff Olins to use with their clients. I planned and facilitated two workshops exploring different “do-learn-do” exercises and did concept development for Skype and American Express.
Wolff Olins partner with ambitious leaders to design radically better businesses by delivering deep, meaningful change.
Nodes
Digital Advisor
In close cooperation with Nodes’ CEO and Managing Partner, I worked with business-development and was the lead on designing all mayor new business pitches. I advised new and current clients on customer experience strategies and mobile app technology.
Nodes is an app development agency specializing in delivering complex enterprise-level apps without compromising on outstanding user experience.
Riot Bernard
Co-founder & Partner, Shanghai
Co-founder and in charge of promotion and marketing for a brand that rebelled against the conventional and overpriced monopoly that controlled the optical market in Denmark. We lived in Shanghai a couple of months while configuring and testing the logistics, setting up a partnership with a local optician and finding our 1st collection.
Riot Bernard sells stylish prescriptive glasses with a rebellious brand - online only. For every pair bought, we donate a pair to a person in need.
The Kaospilots
Student
The education focuses on societal changes, creative business development and personal self-development. BusinessWeek has recognized The Kaospilots as one of the best design schools in the world and it has been mentioned in Wired and FastCompany.
The Kaospilots is a 3-year hybrid business and design school, a multi-sided education in leadership and entrepreneurship.
Firstborn
Senior Strategist, New York
Strategic lead on both project and program clients by using research, synthesis, and data to inform the design and creation of digital products and services. UX-Strategy bridge by working across teams to create a more cohesive understanding of how the practice of strategic design should function.
Firstborn is a design and innovation company who works with forward-looking companies to shape modern brands for a purpose-driven future.
Experience
October 2011 - April 2013
October 2010 - January 2011
May 2013 - Jan 2014
March 2011 - October 2011
August 2008 - June 2011
Education
+1 929 407 0938
mik.koester@gmail.com
Mikkel Køster
DOWNLOAD RÉSUMÉ
DOWNLOAD PORTFOLIO
mik.koester@gmail.com
7 years of digital experience
I currently work as Senior Experience Strategist for the New York based design and innovation agency - Firstborn, where I lead strategists and UX’ers towards creating industry leading digital solutions. I have over 7 years of solving complex digital problems.
4 years, 1 month
9 months
April 2018 - Present
I currently work here
1 year, 7 months
8 months
4 months
3 years
I work at the crossroads of design, technology and business and I’m inspired by the opportunity to push bounderies and solve problems and partake in major transformation of digital services
DOWNLOAD RÉSUMÉ
About
About
Experience
Portfolio
Portfolio
Experience
4 years, 1 month
Jan 2014 - Feb 2018
9 months
May 2013 - Jan 2014
1 year, 7 months
October 2011 - April 2013
8 months
March 2011 - October 2011
4 months
October 2010 - January 2011
3 years
August 2008 - June 2011
Hello Great Works
Senior Strategist
In my role as Senior Strategist and Product Owner, I was in charge of the quality and I lead UX- and design team members towards creating complex digital solutions, while spearheading our biggest new business projects.
Hello Great Works is a group of thinkers, designers and crafts-people. They create empowering and delightful digital products and services.
Nodes
Digital Advisor
In close cooperation with Nodes’ CEO and Managing Partner,
I worked with business-development and was the lead on designing all mayor new business pitches. I advised new and current clients on customer experience strategies and mobile app technology.
Nodes is an app development agency specializing in delivering complex enterprise-level apps without compromising on outstanding user experience.
Thinkhouse
Creative Project Manager
My tasks were extensive and included everything from devising digital campaign strategies, designing presentations and doing pitches, planning and executing events. I bridged offline campaign events with digital and social media strategies.
Thinkhouse is a creative communication agency focusing on concept development of trade campaigns across all media platforms.
Wolff Olins
Intern, London
My primary assignment was to define relevant ways for Wolff Olins to work with new and existing clients. I developed and codified various creative tools for Wolff Olins to use with their clients. I planned and facilitated two workshops exploring different “do-learn-do” exercises and did concept development for Skype and American Express.
Wolff Olins partner with ambitious leaders to design radically better businesses by delivering deep, meaningful change.
Riot Bernard
Co-founder & Partner, Shanghai
Co-founder and in charge of promotion and marketing for a brand that rebelled against the conventional and overpriced monopoly that controlled the optical market in Denmark. We lived in Shanghai a couple of months while configuring and testing the logistics, setting up a partnership with a local optician and finding our 1st collection.
Riot Bernard sells stylish prescriptive glasses with
a rebellious brand - online only. For every pair bought, we donate a pair to a person in need.
The Kaospilots
Student
The education focuses on societal changes, creative business development and personal self-development. BusinessWeek has recognized The Kaospilots as one of the best design schools in the world and it has been mentioned in Wired and FastCompany.
The Kaospilots is a 3-year hybrid business and design school, a multi-sided education in leadership and entrepreneurship.
I currently work here
Apr 2018 - Present
Education
I work at the crossroads of design, technology and business and I’m inspired by the opportunity to push bounderies and solve problems and partake in major transformation of digital services
+1 929 407 0938
mik.koester@gmail.com
Mikkel Køster
DOWNLOAD RÉSUMÉ
DOWNLOAD PORTFOLIO
mik.koester@gmail.com
I currently work as Senior Experience Strategist for the New York based design and innovation agency - Firstborn, where I lead strategists and UX’ers towards creating industry leading digital solutions. I have over 7 years of solving complex digital problems.
7 years of digital experience
DOWNLOAD RÉSUMÉ
Firstborn
Senior Strategist, New York
Strategic lead on both project and program clients by using research, synthesis, and data to inform the design and creation of digital products and services. UX-Strategy bridge by working across teams to create a more cohesive understanding of how the practice of strategic design should function.
Firstborn is a design and innovation company who works with forward-looking companies to shape modern brands for a purpose-driven future.
About
About
Experience
Portfolio
Portfolio
Hello Great Works
Senior Strategist
In my role as Senior Strategist and Product Owner, I was in charge of the quality and I lead UX- and design team members towards creating complex digital solutions, while spearheading our biggest new business projects.
Jan 2014 - Feb 2018
Hello Great Works is a group of thinkers, designers and crafts-people. They create empowering and delightful digital products and services.
Nodes
Digital Advisor
In close cooperation with Nodes’ CEO and Managing Partner, I worked with business-development and was the lead on designing all mayor new business pitches. I advised new and current clients on customer experience strategies and mobile app technology.
May 2013 - Jan 2014
Nodes is an app development agency specializing in deliver-ing complex enterprise level apps without compromising on outstanding user experience.
Thinkhouse
Creative Project Manager
My tasks were extensive and included everything from devising digital campaign strategies, designing presentations and doing pitches, planning and executing events. I bridged offline campaign events with digital and social media strategies.
Oct 2011 - Apr 2013
Thinkhouse is a creative communication agency focusing on concept development of trade campaigns across all media platforms.
Riot Bernard
Co-founder & Partner
Co-founder and in charge of promotion and marketing for a brand that rebelled against the conventional and overpriced monopoly that controlled the optical market in Denmark. We lived in Shanghai a couple of months while configuring and testing the logistics, setting up a partnership with a local optician and finding our 1st collection.
Mar 2011 - Oct 2011
Riot Bernard sells stylish prescriptive glasses with
a rebellious brand - online only. For every pair bought, we donate a pair to a person in need.
Wolff Olins
Intern, London
My primary assignment was to define relevant ways for Wolff Olins to work with new and existing clients.
I developed and codified various creative tools for Wolff Olins to use with their clients. I planned and facilitated two workshops exploring different “do-learn-do” exercises and did concept development for Skype and American Express.
Oct 2010 - Jan 2011
Wolff Olins partner with ambitious leaders to design radically better businesses by delivering deep, meaningful change.
The Kaospilots
Student
The education focuses on societal changes, creative business development and personal self-development. BusinessWeek has recognized The Kaospilots as one of the best design schools in the world and it has been mentioned in Wired and FastCompany.
Aug 2008 - Jun 2011
The Kaospilots is a 3-year hybrid business and design school, a multi-sided education in leadership and entrepreneurship.
I work at the crossroads of design, technology and business and I’m inspired by the opportunity to push bounderies and solve problems and partake in major transformation of digital services
DOWNLOAD RÉSUMÉ
+1 929 407 0938
mik.koester@gmail.com
Mikkel Køster
DOWNLOAD PORTFOLIO
I currently work as Senior Experience Strategist for the New York based design and innovation agency - Firstborn, where I lead strategists and UX’ers towards creating industry leading digital solutions. I have over 7 years of solving complex digital problems.
Experience
Education
Firstborn
Senior Strategist, New York
Strategic lead on both project and program clients by using research, synthesis, and data to inform the design and creation of digital products and services. UX-Strategy bridge by working across teams to create a more cohesive understanding of how the practice of strategic design should function.
Apr 2018 - Present
Firstborn is a design and innovation company who works with forward-looking companies to shape modern brands for a purpose-driven future.
7 years
of digital
experience
DOWNLOAD RÉSUMÉ
About
Experience
Portfolio