Our authors are co-workers at our headquarters in Muenster. They work in different areas and have special hobbies or interests. This is perfect for our blog, as it provides a variety of different articles – researched by our specialists. In addition to that, in the category “International“, you can find guest commentaries by colleagues from our international sales department and our foreign branches.

Thorsten Krimphove

Head of Public Relations

Thorsten has been working at WEICON since 2012. After many years of experience working in industry and his degree in Communication Studies, he established the department for press and public relations at WEICON. Along with his team, he is responsible for everything regarding the company’s communication. As Thorsten travels around Europe a lot in his campervan, when it comes to doing research for our blog posts, he is interested in everything on the topic of motor vehicles.

Tina Spengler

Public Relations

Tina has been working in press and public relations at WEICON since May 2017. She studied Social and Political Science and has experience in public relations in the fields of sports, agriculture and children’s book publishing. Along with our application engineer Mike, she creates posts for our blog for the handcraft and useful tips section – and, more recently, also video tutorials. If you have questions regarding applications which you would like to be featured in the next video, feel free to contact her. Tina also writes stories about events and people at WEICON.

Gabriele Wala

Media Designer

Gabriele has been working for WEICON for 17 years already. The trained advertising engineer and media designer takes and edits all pictures, which are needed for the blog. In addition to that, she likes trying new things for the DIY section. She comes up with ideas for jewelry made from epoxy resin, touching up vintage items using Gold Spray, or restoring old furniture. With Gabriele’s advice, you can restore old treasures instead of throwing them out.

Farina Boenert

Public Relations and Branch Support

Farina is a trained bookseller and also studied Communications Management, before gaining experience in online communications, public relations and corporate communication. She has been in charge of the communication for our eight foreign branches since April 2017. For our blog, she coordinates our International Posts – whether they are about a congress in Turkey, our adhesives in the world’s highest hotel in Dubai or our international sales manager’s trip to South America.

Mike Breitenfeld

Application Engineering

Mike, who is a trained export packer and wholesale and export merchant, started working at the WEICON warehouse in 2000. One year later, he switched to our sales department and in 2012 to the product management. He has been working as application engineer since 2014. Mike uses a lot of our products for model making in his hobby room. He makes miniature trees using adhesive sprays, fixes roofs of miniature houses using superglue or restores a turnout lantern as decoration for his garden by using corrosion protection.

Holger Lütfring

Product Management

With his 23 years of experience as product manager at WEICON, Holger is a specialist when it comes to our products and, along with his team, he is constantly looking for innovations. For our blog, he provides detailed knowledge of our adhesives and offers useful advice. He is also a triathlon enthusiast and likes to write blog posts about everything on the topic of road bikes or about sports events that some of his co-workers take part in.

Norbert Kockmann

Shipping Department

Norbert, who is a trained metalworker (specialized in construction) and retail salesman (specialized in kitchenware) has worked in the trades for many years. In 2003, he started working at WEICON. He is in charge of all international shipping at our warehouse. Norbert likes to take care of his home and garden in his free time or he is on the road with his daughters, who are horse enthusiasts. That‘s why for our blog, he is interested in everything regarding applications “inside and outside”. Norbert is also our specialist when it comes to work and fire safety.

Guest authors

Our guest authors

In the category International, colleagues from Muenster or from our international branches talk about themselves in their native languages. They speak about their job in an interview, sum up their experiences at a trade fair or write about the latest news from all over the world.

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