Our Media Release: I will resign as the Doodle CEO this summer

Thought it makes sense to publish the news on my own blog too, here is the official medial release going out today to international media: Zurich, 19 April 2016 – Michael Brecht will resign as CEO of Doodle during the summer of 2016. He will continue to be a leader and investor in the digital sector […]

Michael interviewed by Swiss Radio Channel RTS

I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Swiss Radio channel RTS (Radio Television Suisse) today. Based in the French speaking part of Switzerland, in Lausanne to be precise, Lois Siggen Lopez runs a weekly radio cast on start-ups from Switzerland. We agreed that Doodle is well past the start-up mode, however it was really […]

My NYC – Selfie with the girls from Paperless Post

It was a real pleasure last week to finally meet Lex du Pont and Jacqueline Sandberg in person. Both work at the fantastic team of Paperless Post in downtown NYC, only a few minutes walk from One World Trade Center – New Yorks new stand-out office icon. This partnership is about combining the strength of […]

Meeting with TechCrunch in NYC

While visiting New York City this week, I was talking to TechCrunch’s journalist Anthony Ha about the launch of our cooperation between Doodle and Paperless Post here in the US the same week. Anthony is that sort of a journalist who gets all questions and answers squeezed into a 20 minute time frame while leaving […]

September is dmexco time – the digital world meets personally

Whoever feels at home in digital media in Europe had this date in its diary: the dmexco exposition and conference in Cologne in Germany was a melting pot of the advertising industry, the publishers and whatever direct clients there might be; there were plenty of PR people and all sorts of bloggers present that like […]

Quote of the Day on Productivity

“For me, being productive is what helps me to feel satisfied about the work that I’m doing.” Brandon Watts, PR Consultant, Atlanta