Miss appril / Jacqueline de Gruijter

Founder appril & matchmaker van developers / Designers

Founder @apprilNL festival since 2012. I know, I find and I match #designers #developers. With every match a 5% goes to the NLtech community ❤ •

Ruud Geensen

Sponsoring Festival

Ruud Geensen is a B2B-events professional. His responsibility is to contact partners and sponsors who are interested to join the festival team. He is director of Blue Projects, this agency is specialised in event management & marketing and trade shows.

Brechtje de Leij

Programma appril 2018 | Digital Strategist | Mobile Expert

I work as a mobile strategist for my own company B-Digitized, helping businesses with a mobile-first or even mobile-only digital strategy. My ten years of experience in mobile has been published in my book Mobiele Eenheid, which helps businesses get ready for this mobile era.

Michel van den Berg

Programma appril2018 |Mobile Engagement Provider

Since the first Iphone in 2007, Michel specializes in applying Mobile technology to businesses. Michel helps now bigger companies to transform and innovate towards a mobile-first company. He is founder of Appsolute Value Inc that is a.o. active in the American mobile retail and banking industry.

Carola Kesteloo

Creative Business Partner appril

Als ‘creative business partner’ ondersteun ik appril om de uiteenlopende communicatieboodschappen scherp te formuleren, zodat partners, deelnemers en opdrachtgevers een helder beeld uitdragen naar elkaar, investeerders en (potentiële) klanten.

Frans de Gruyter

festival financieën

Frans de Gruyter is responsible for the financial tasks of the festival. This is great because then Jacqueline can focus on what she does best, running a quality mobile applications event.

Heidi Molijn

Senior Event manager appril

I am a senior event specialist with broad experience in the field of Media and Television and Development Cooperation.

Anne-Marie Dröes

Marketing & PR appril

Whispering in your ear or shouting out loud, Anne-Marie sets you up with creative communication and pr. She will be in charge of promoting appril festival 2018, working in close collaboration with the festival founder Miss Appril, social Influencers and a fantastic crew of volunteers.

Maurice de Gruijter

Recruitment Solutions Consultant

Maurice will introduce you to the world of Growth Hacking skills for the digital recruiter. What should you do and what not. This new set of recruitment skills goes far beyond all recruitment and selection processes. Recruiters are marketers and think about Growth hacking for their business. Need help ?

Olaf Wempe

Website appril

I am a front-end developer & sound- and experience designer. Right now, 95% of my work is developing code for rich internet applications. As a developer, I think outside the box of webdesign standards, and aim to create an experience that visitors will remember fondly, and they’ll gladly return to.

Anna-Christina de Wit

Designer website appril

As a Designer with a strong background in editorial design, my focus is always on maximizing the enjoyment of the audience experience while at the same time delivering the desired business results. I'm working as a visual designer at Withartman, a full service design agency in the heart of Amsterdam.

Maarten van der Lee

Voorzitter Young ICT Professionals (YIP)

Maarten is a young professional who is fascinated about the way the world around him is digitalising. He is curious about the latest trends and developments and likes to share his enthusiasm with others. As president of YIP he represents a strong network of young ICT professionals.

Jan van der Wolf

Marketing appril

Caught by the app development virus some years ago, followed online training in app development. and first visited the Appril Festival in 2015, he joined the community in 2016! Since then working together with the Marketing and Social media team to make this festival a success!