Category: About us

Jan 2020

20 years of ECOCOOL – Interview with founder Heinrich Siedenburg and department head Valeska Busch

When asked if they have any good anecdotes to share, they start laughing. “Of course. You don’t spend 20 years with a company and not have a few stories,” says Heinrich Siedenburg. Valeska Busch confirms this with a grin. Now head of the Sewing department, she has been with ECOCOOL longer than almost anyone at the […]
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Jan 2020

Eight degrees of determination – ECOCOOL runs for a good cause

From enduring temperature changes of more than 40 degrees Celsius and ascending the daunting “stairway to heaven” to sprinting through Samoan lagoons, anything is possible for ECOCOOL. “We like to take on all kinds of challenges,” says Jana Seipke with a wink. The Head of Customer Service & Logistics, along with seven colleagues, laced up her […]
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Jan 2020

Quality management system in accordance with ISO 9001:2015 – Successful supervisory audit

ECOCOOL did more than simply earn with aplomb its first quality management system certification in accordance with ISO 9001:2015. “A year on, we have also successfully passed our first supervisory audit,” says Katharina Brüssel. As ECOCOOL’s certified quality management officer, she was responsible for coordinating the audit. “For this supervisory audit, we went through every […]
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Jan 2020

EMPLOYEE PROFILE: A tech-head through and through – Jan Siedenburg

Good luck getting his attention once he has plunged into the world of Horatio Hornblower and joined the next battle out on the high seas. It can take a while for him to come back to reality after spending even a moment reading the adventure series. Jan Siedenburg can best enjoy this relaxed sort of […]
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Jul 2019

EMPLOYEE PROFILE: Organisational talent through and through – Katharina Brüssel

Who? How? What? When? Where? Why? If anyone at ECOCOOL is sure to have the answers to these questions, it’s Katharina Brüssel. The 28-year-old is responsible for marketing, sales and quality management and is essentially the boss’s right hand. Her reputation for impeccable organisational talent precedes her. Katharina Brüssel started gaining experience in the logistics […]
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Feb 2019

EMPLOYEE PROFILE: CUSTOMER ADVISOR FOLKE POGGENBURG

At just under three years old, little Liam keeps his dad on the go. Swimming, rampaging, playing in puddles with his son – all these are activities for which Folke Poggenburg now gladly sets his football aside. Apart from this, he is devoting himself completely to his new professional challenge. Since August of last year, […]
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Oct 2018

Employee Profile: Dominique Holzmann – the first ECOCOOL trainee

From Stade to the USA, then Australia, and next stop Thailand – now the globe-trotter is staying put for the next three years in Bremerhaven. After leaving school, with his high school graduation in the bag and his sights on great adventures, Dominique Holzmann packed a rucksack and set off into the wide world. In […]
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May 2018

Staff Portrait: Dispatch Manager Jana Seipke

She is a family person through and through – the ideal prerequisite for working at ECOCOOL. However, it isn’t just the family atmosphere that she appreciates: Jana Seipke shouldered the responsibility for her remit right from the start. This is just the way she likes it. She enjoys having creative leeway and uses it to […]
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Nov 2017

Employee Profile: Now personally there for you – Key Account Manager Christian Wittenberg

He knows exactly what it takes when it comes to transporting temperature-sensitive goods. With over 16 years of experience, primarily in pharma and healthcare logistics, Christian Wittenberg is exactly the right man for the new position of Key Account Manager at ECOCOOL. “Young, dynamic, forward-thinking and innovative. These were my first impressions of Dr Florian […]
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