Speaker Bios | Bob Simpson | Y | ael Coifman | Barratt | James M. Bradburne | Rick Ray | Denis Ivosovic | Dr Andreas Braun
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Dr Andreas Braun, born in 1946 in Kitzbuehel, Tyrol, Austria.
From 1969 to 1982 he worked as an administrative and constitutional lawyer in the civil service and, in 1982, he was appointed head of "Tirol Werbung", the Tyrol tourist board, and initiated a number of innovative projects.
In early 1995. he became Communications Manager of the Swarovski Group and his first successful initiative was the commercial and communicative positioning of Swarovski Kristallwelten as the new mutual pilot project between industry, tourism and culture, creating a new corporate identity for Swarovski, a traditional industrial company.
Swarovski Kristallwelten is the most successful model of a so-called "third place" in Europe and the second most popular visitor attraction in Austria after Schoenbrunn Castle.
Braun also holds the position of CEO for d. swarovski tourism services gmbh which operates Swarovski Innsbruck and Swarovski Wien as well.
He is a renowned international lecturer and publishes essays on culture, economy and tourism in different media.