Kiel-Marketing GmbH

Together with partners from business, science, politics, administration, associations and other institutions, projects are developed and implemented to build the image of the Kiel.Sailing.City brand for tourism as well as city and location marketing. Our focus is on the positive, sustainable experience of the brand and high quality of life paired with good PR work. 

The strategy is plain and simple: Kiel is the maritime capital of Germany. Under the power of this positioning, Kiel.Sailing.City is on course for success.

Kiel-Marketing GmbH is responsible for the following areas:

  • Project management of national and international water sports and sailing events
  • Marketing, PR and communication measures to build the image of the state capital Kiel
  • Planning, realization and control of successful public-private partnership, projects, and sponsoring
  • Coordination and active participation in the Kiel.Sailing.City strategy process
  • Feasibility studies for maritime and business-oriented events
  • Promotion of Kiel as a business location together with the Kiel Economic Development Agency

With the association and the GmbH, Kiel-Marketing makes an indispensable contribution to the touristic and economic development of the state capital Kiel. Read which tasks have been the focus of the last few years.

Projects & Events

Kiel-Marketing GmbH is significantly involved in the organization of these projects and events or is the organizer itself. Further, smaller projects and events are added annually, yet not listed here.

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Supervisory Board

The sole shareholder of the GmbH is the City of Kiel, represented by Eigenbetrieb Beteiligungen. The Supervisory Board consists of 10 members. The Chairman of the Supervisory Board is the Head of Economic Affairs and Mayor Dr. Ulf Kämpfer. The management is headed by the CEO of the Kiel-Marketing Association.

The close proximity of Kiel-Marketing GmbH and the Kiel-Marketing Association and the joint management are intended to achieve the greatest possible synergies in the partially overlapping business activities.

The GmbH was founded in 2006 and is registered at Kiel Local Court as follows: HRB 8222 KI

Dr. Ulf KämpferCity of Kiel - Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Kristina BergfeldStadtwerke Kiel AG
Wolfgang ErichsenInterest group Dänische Straße e.V.
Evelyn WirthHotel Steigenberger
Stefan GroteFörde Sparkasse
Volker SindtHaus & Grund Kiel
Carsten RocksteinCouncil member of the CDU parliamentary group
Dr. Samet Yilmaz(Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board) - Member of the Bündnis 90/Die Grünen parliamentary group
Daniela SondersMember of the Bündnis 90/Die Grünen parliamentary group
Anna-Lena WalczakMember of the SPD parliamentary group

Wir danken unseren Sponsoren und Partnern:

Eine Übersicht unserer Kiel-Marketing-Sponsoren
Eine Übersicht unserer Kiel-Marketing-Sponsoren