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Janine

Janine

Roozemond

Creative Director / Partner

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BEFORE CO-FOUDING KINGCANARY AND BECOMING EVENT PRODUCER, JANINE BOOKED TWENTY-SOME YEARS AT ALMOST EVERY DUTCH TELEVISION BROADCASTER. JANINE IS SCHOOLED AS A JOURNALIST, STUDIED POLITICAL SCIENCE AND WAS TRAINED AS AN ASSISTANT DIRECTOR. WHILE CREATING CONTENT-DRIVEN, INNOVATIVE AND IMAGINATIVE EVENTS, JANINE VALUES PEOPLE OVER ANYTHING ELSE. THIS DEFINES A UNIQUE STYLE SHE GLADLY DEPLOYS FOR A GREAT VARIETY OF PROJECTS. RECENTLY SHE WAS AD OF THE SHOW- AND INTERVAL ACTS OF THE EUROVISION SONG CONTEST 2021.

Martijn

Martijn

van der Werff

Managing Director / Partner

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Amsterdam resident, cosmopolitan, large scale event specialist (from War Child Concert to Nike Sales Meeting) and Hotelschool alumnus. Co-founder Martijn adds perfection to every event at any scale.

Nicole

Nicole

Hurkmans

General Manager

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After finishing the Hotelschool and Business Studies, she freelanced for many event production agencies. Now she keeps us all sane and pleasantly motivated. Working mostly behind the scenes making sure everything runs smoothly, she gladly joins our production team during events.

Tanja

Tanja

van Groningen

Senior Creative Producer

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Where Tanja comes, things start to ‘click’. Her extensive knowledge spans genuinely every aspect of our profession – and our organisation. From production to direction, from content editing to video production, Tanja takes a central position in every project. Besides unmissable expertise, refreshing insights and a knack to bring out the best in us, Tanja is our walking-and-talking archive. Yeah, you could say we’re her #1 fan!

Claire

Claire

Hilbrand

Executive Producer

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We believe Claire is spelt ‘excellence’. She has a track record of outperforming anything that keeps this team of over-achievers humble. After finishing the Hotelschool she got years of experience in the Ritz-Carlton’s praised Conference department, she joined Kingcanary about a decade ago. And has been improving our work ever since.

Mette

Mette

van Santen - van Rees

Senior Project Manager

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Mette studied Leisure Management and thrives upon the diversity of our projects. Never doing the same thing twice and still profiting from built-up experience is what motivates her. That, and contributing to the content of an event, So that everything runs smoothly and the event is meaningful to guests and client alike.

Sharda

Sharda

Khodabaks

Office Manager

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Travelling back and forth from Almere, this omni-schooled power office manager – from administration to secretarial services and fashion design – steers the canaries through any weather. She is our go-to problem solver, beacon, and confidante.

Esmee

Esmee

Nieuwenhuis

Head of Productions

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From the heart of Amsterdam, Esmee brings musicality to events. With a robust background in both television and musical production – she studied art and media management, she makes live communication feel effortless and relevant.

Irma

Irma

Almekinders

Finance Manager

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We all love our jobs. And we all are massive event-nerds. But no one is as diligently committed to their work as Irma. With years of experience, she daily hits the books to keep up to date with current trends and improve her performance. Adding finance to a creative environment is challenging and fun – she is our conscience.

Elly

Elly

Vishnudatt

Business Development

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PR powerhouse and proud Brabander Elly puts her qualities and experience to the task. She expands our current portfolio and develops new business. She effortlessly connects with people and finds inspiration and value in it. People call her Mr Wolf (Pulp Fiction, look it up). Quite a feat for a canary!

Wouter

Wouter

Oostinjen

Senior Project Manager

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Every team needs a Wouter. Every company needs a Wouter. Hey, every life needs a Wouter. When it comes to events, Wouter studied it (Hospitality and Event Management) and has not only seen it all; he helped to make it all. From stagehand to project manager of branded events. There is no-one who heard ‘Thank’s, you’re a lifesaver’ more than Wouter.

Sabrina

Sabrina

Saytes

Creative Producer

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Sabrina is a trained psychologist. And without being too analytical about it, it shines through in her work. She finds the story behind your story, the narrative you did not even know you wanted to tell. And yes, of course, she is motivated and inspired by the people she works with!