Management

Ursula Kafka

Ursula Kafka is an academically trained journalist and holds a diploma in PR. She founded the agency in 2000. After having worked as an editor for daily newspapers, in 1990 she joined one of Germany's largest owner-operated PR agencies, which specialized in IT communication. As Account Manager, she was responsible for clients such as Microsoft and Intel. Later, as Manager Communications, she worked from the German headquarters of McDonald's for more than five years, during which time her responsibilities included corporate communication for McDonald's.

Prior to founding Kafka Kommunikation in February 2000, she worked for the world's leading enterprise for high-quality factory outlet centers as Director Marketing and Communication for Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Kafka Kommunikation currently has eight co-workers.

Susanne Sothmann

Susanne Sothmann, who holds a diploma in business management, came aboard Kafka Kommunikation in August 2003. She has more than a decade of public-relations experience in the agency and business environment. Prior to joining Kafka Kommunikation, she was primarily responsible for taking care of businesses which had IT as their focal point. After university, she was initially active as a junior client consultant for enterprises in the business-to-business environment.

In 2000 Susanne Sothmann became a PR consultant at häberlein & maurer, where she was responsible for business-to-consumer communication for Lycos, Sonera zed, Opodo.de, Amazon.de, Ask.com, Nespresso and other clients. At MindMatics, the mobile-marketing specialists in Europe, she was most recently director of corporate communication, in which capacity she was responsible for the setup of internal and external communication.