THE platform for marketing makers
OMR is Europe’s leading platform for the global digital economy, spanning content, events and technology. Launched as the “Online Marketing Rockstars” conference in 2011, OMR has advanced to a 360° digital media company, whose products include an English and German blog, numerous podcast formats, educational seminars, a jobs portal and industry parties, in addition to the flagship event—the two-day OMR Festival. The company employs a full time staff of 80 and is based in Hamburg, Germany.
The annual OMR Festival is the event of the year for marketing pros and aficionados. Part expo, conference, Masterclass, side events and, of course, party, the OMR Festival is the centerpiece of OMR. Since its inception eight years ago, the two-day event taking place has grown from 200 visitors in year one to over 52K visitors last year. Attendance is a must for marketing makers that want to network with other professionals and stay up-to-date in an ever-changing industry. Save the date… OMR Festival 2020. May 12 to May 13, 2020. Join over 50K of your peers. #OMR20
Our OMR Conference draws upper-echelon speakers from the digital marketing world. Past speakers include legendary skater Tony Hawk, Buzzfeed founder Jonah Peretti, self-made man Gary Vaynerchuk, Pinterest founder Evan Sharp and Wired founder John Battelle. In addition to established heavy hitters, the annual conference welcomes pioneering companies on stage. None of our speaking slots are sold commodities. When night falls and the festival draws to a close, our Live Concerts begin.
Since 2015, the OMR Expo has been a part of the OMR Festival. The trade fair brings together 400 exhibitors from the world of ad tech and digital marketing. There are also Masterclasses, multiple Expo Stages, Guided Tours, Side Events, food and drink par excellence and several surprises. And the first day of the festival culminates in the Expo Party.
Our blog OMR Daily is our home for digital marketing topics. Whether it's industry analysis, profiles of success stories, ridiculous growth hacks, ad tech, mobile or social topics, exclusive interviews—either in print or as a podcast—or a myriad of other categories, the OMR editorial team delivers interesting, inspiring and intriguing content on a regular basis. Our mission is to create unique content not found anywhere else.
The OMR Deep Dive seminar series is aimed at online professionals who want to acquire in-depth knowledge on relevant topics. In these 90-minute workshops, the smartest industry head share their insights and experience with the latest platforms and tools that both startups and established companies alike need to know. OMR Deep Dives are intensive, practice-relevant seminars that are 100% focused on boosting the success of your business. Over 2000 participants have recommended Deep Dives to their colleagues and friends since the format’s inception in 2017.
Our bi-annual China Deep Dive is a 1-day seminar aimed at European companies and marketers who are looking to enter the world’s largest market. The event features presentations by professionals from Europe and the US who have succeeded in China. Actionable tips, tricks, insights and experiences aimed to boost your business are guaranteed.
In July 2015, we began publishing OMR content monthly as ebooks. The OMR Report is for all marketing makers interested in a deep-dive on prevalent topics. With assistance and insight from industry experts, each issue provides in-depth analysis on a relevant digital topic. The reports, published in German, contain best practices, helpful tips and tools, as well as insightful interviews—essential tools for effectively dealing with marketing challenges in today’s environment.
The OMR Academy gives you insights and expertise from OMR experts in an innovative learning environment. Our partner AVADO is an experienced specialist in successful education formats and eLearning solutions. Together, we developed an online course that focuses entirely on practice-related matters and will turn you into a Facebook and Instagram expert in 10 weeks. In 2020, we are planning new online marketing topics.
With the Good School, we focus on digital transformation and assist companies in successfully adapting to the impact that digitalization has on processes, strategies and structures. Proactive instead of reactive. With a network of over 600 experts, Good School educates executives, founders and rising stars on all things digital.
Together with the Hamburg Media School, we conduct regular Online Marketing Camps. Here, we provide practical know-how from relevant digital marketing segments in compact and easy-to-understand blocks. Camp topics include search engine optimization, social media and video advertising. We can also bring camp to you and school your staff on site. Our clients include German publishing house Axel Springer, coffee producer Tchibo and wine app Hawesko. In conjunction with Hamburg Media School, we also offer a certification program for online marketing managers.
The OMR Aftershow at the Dmexco in Cologne is our party for our industry. Held every September, Dmexco—the digital marketing exposition and conference—is our stage to do what we do best: throw a boss party! Top acts from the European music scene, performing at a top location—it’s our way of ensuring first-class networking.
50/50 @ OMR is an initiative dedicated to achieving a 50/50 gender balance in digital leadership. The platform provides inspiration, community and practical solutions for individuals and organizations on the journey to equality and inclusion.
The OMR Podcast is Germany’s largest podcast on all things digital marketing. OMR founder Philipp Westermeyer delivers entertaining brain food to 45K weekly listeners as he sits down with makers, experts and friends. In 2016, we launched Podstars—our marketing network for podcasts in Germany. It’s our platform that brings together advertisers and podcasters.
OMR Jobs is our German jobs portal—and the largest jobs portal of its kind in the industry. We are intermediaries between companies looking for new, talented candidates and qualified job seekers looking for a cool new job. We have 12K subscribers to our weekly newsletter, 50K impressions per month and an excellent and verifiable placement rate at a fair price.
OMR Match is our speed interview format that streamlines the recruiting process. Whether you’re filling an open position or looking for a job, OMR Match benefits both sides of the recruiting equation. OMR Match vets candidates ahead of time to find perfect matches for hiring companies, while also putting job seekers in direct contact with the right HR decision makers.
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