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That’s the headline of our work. Since 2004, we have been supporting as PR agency in Munich international corporations and medium-sized industrial companies as a full-service agency in all kinds of questions concerning internal and external communication. HeadlineAffairs helps you generate striking headlines – but also, if you unexpectedly become a subject of red headlines yourself.

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We continuously expand our services, because if you’re not moving with the times, the times will remove you. In our teams, practical project experience from longterm employees meets the knowledge of freshly qualified graduates. Lively interaction forms the basis for a functioning PR beyond short-term trends. A lasting effect instead of a brief homage to the spirit of the time.

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Mission Hochkultur – Meine ersten drei Monate bei HeadlineAffairs

Seit rund drei Monaten unterstützt Opernfan Theresa uns nun bereits als Projektmanagerin im Bereich CSR. Mehr zu ihren Eindrücken, Projekten und der Mission "Hochkultur bei HA" findet Ihr hier.
Theresa Niederstraßer
Theresa Niederstraßer

I studied arts, music and cultural management and have already gained experience in project and event management, fundraising, sponsoring as well as consulting. The topic of Corporate Social Responsibility is very close to my heart. Especially today, I think it is extremely important for companies to see themselves as Corporate Citizens, to assume social responsibility and to have a positive impact on society. Therefore, I am very happy to implement our clients' CSR projects with my colleagues at HeadlineAffairs.

HeadlineAffairs meets Kunstlabor: Das HA-Sommerfest

Aprilwetter zum Sommerfest? Kein Problem für HeadlineAffairs! Hier könnt Ihr mehr zu unserem Ausflug ins Kunstlabor 2 erfahren.
HA Team
HeadlineAffairs Team

Hinter jeder spannenden Headline steckt eine gute Story. Deswegen ist das HA-Team ständig auf der Suche nach den besten Geschichten. Und die schreibt ja bekanntlich das Leben! Auf dem Blog berichten wir regelmäßig über Abenteuer im Agenturalltag, neue Teammitglieder, Teamevents und erfolgreiche PR-Projekte – aber auch aktuelle gesellschaftliche und politische Ereignisse. Kurz: Themen, die uns bewegen.

Über die schwierige Wahrheitsfindung in der Demokratie

Es wird gerade wieder viel gestritten über die richtige Streitkultur. Unser Managing Owner Jochen Leufen ordnet die aktuelle Debatte ein und beleuchtet, was die Wahrheitsfindung in der Demokratie so schwierig macht.
Jochen Leufen
Jochen Leufen

In German, there is a saying "Don't quack no opera!" That's a pity, because operas master the loud and the soft, the high and the low notes, plus plenty of drama. The texts in classical productions, on the other hand, could sometimes use a little fine-tuning, thinks Jochen Leufen. He writes here because writing is the ideal way for him to express himself in a lasting way. First you develop an image in your head, then you describe what you see, check whether pitch and message harmonize, and then you press the send button. Curtain. Hopefully applause from the audience. Or mild criticism.

More about Jochen Leufen's vita:

HeadlineAffairs was founded by Jochen Leufen in 2004. Prior to that, he had been employed by the global agency network Ketchum since 1995, most recently in the position of authorized signatory / associate jointly responsible for the management of the Munich office. As Practice Leader Corporate and Practice Leader Technology, he represented the German market in both business areas. In his capacity as Group Manager / Senior Vice President, he had direct personnel responsibility in both practices and was in charge of coordinating all customer projects. Jochen Leufen was also responsible for the development of new products and for the new business strategy, as well as for content-related questions concerning the use of digital media.

Jochen Leufen is an active media trainer and he coordinated the planning and implementation of all media training courses at Ketchum in Germany. One of his main areas of work at Ketchum was directly advising clients in the event of a crisis or developing and training preventive issue and crisis management tactics and measures. Due to his training and previous activities, he was also responsible for public affairs at Ketchum.

Jochen Leufen's consulting experience at Ketchum includes work for ADIG (Allgemeine Deutsche Investment Gesellschaft), AMS (American Management Systems), Bayern Online, the Bavarian State Chancellery, the Bavarian SPD, Dow Chemical, Henkel, High Tech in Bavaria (campaign), IBM, Legoland Deutschland, Navigation Technologies, Microsoft Network, the City of Munich, Vereinsbank, VIAG Interkom, the World Congress on Transport Telematics, and a number of Internet companies such as Expedia, Handelsblatt.Interaktiv, LetsBuyIt, and webmiles.

Before joining Ketchum, Jochen Leufen worked for five years as a PR consultant for the agency wbpr in Munich, primarily supporting association clients in the area of environmental protection & public affairs, but also the Boston Consulting Group or Lufthansa Cargo in matters relating to their repositioning. Prior to that, he worked for one year at the federal office of the F.D.P. in the context of a federal election in Bonn and worked for a member of the Bundestag during his studies.

Jochen Leufen holds a degree in administrative sciences from the University of Konstanz. He is married and father of three children.

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