THE BEST IDEAS ARISE

THROUGH AN OPEN DIALOGUE

Round Table Media houses a host of experienced people tailored to achieving the ambition of creating engaging content. Together with talented youngsters, our content creators and producers share a wealth of knowledge and fresh ideas. This forms a truly integrated partnership as illustrated by the idea of a circular layout referred to in the term ‘round table’.

Round Table Media’s aim is to touch, surprise, inform, entertain and simply inspire the viewers with our light entertainment, factual tv formats, corporate content and gameshows. Our team’s diversity means it is uniquely well equipped to create compelling stories reaching beyond the boundaries of current media.

CORE TEAM

Working with experienced people and having an eye for talent is key for Round Table Media. The company is headed by 4 seniors who earned their position in the industry of content development and production: Kirsten Jan van Nieuwenhuijzen (CCO), José Vreeswijk (Executive Producer), Nada van Nie (Creative Director) and Ellen Berkers (CFO). Together with a strong team of professionals, Round Table Media represents content with an eye for creativity and storytelling.

KIRSTEN JAN VAN NIEUWENHUIJZEN

Chief Creative Officer

Kirsten started his career as one of the initial four creatives for world renowned producer John de Mol in 1995. At Endemol, he was part of the team that created Big Brother, and in 2002 went on to co-found the format development company Intellygents B.V. This interactive content firm created international formats including ‘That’s the Question’ and ‘Take it or Leave it’, as well as ‘50:50’, the only official ‘Who wants to be a Millionaire’ spin-off. For 5 years, Kirsten worked as a Creative Director for Sony Pictures Television. At Round Table Media Kirsten takes the lead in creating original, entertaining and smart content.

kirstenjan@roundtablemedia.nl

KIRSTEN JAN VAN NIEUWENHUIJZEN

Chief Creative Officer

Kirsten started his career as one of the initial four creatives for world renowned producer John de Mol in 1995. At Endemol, he was part of the team that created Big Brother, and in 2002 went on to co-found the format development company Intellygents B.V. This interactive content firm created international formats including ‘That’s the Question’ and ‘Take it or Leave it’, as well as ‘50:50’, the only official ‘Who wants to be a Millionaire’ spin-off. For 5 years, Kirsten worked as a Creative Director for Sony Pictures Television. At Round Table Media Kirsten takes the lead in creating original, entertaining and smart content.

kirstenjan@roundtablemedia.nl

JOSE VREESWIJK

Executive Producer

José got into the field of television production over 23 years ago. She found out it was her passion to be part of big studio productions for both the national and international market. She managed to play a key role with numerous broadcasters and production companies for several years. José positioned the renowned title ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ in the Netherlands as well as Belgium and jumped at the opportunity of managing young dancing talent and choreographers. She soon started her own management agency but never lost touch with her core business. With her years of experience managing young talent and keeping a clear overview of extensive productions without forgetting what is happening on a productional level is what summarizes José’s unique selling points.

jose.vreeswijk@roundtablemedia.nl

JOSÉ VREESWIJK

Executive Producer

José got into the field of television production over 23 years ago. She found out it was her passion to be part of big studio productions for both the national and international market. She managed to play a key role with numerous broadcasters and production companies for several years. José positioned the renowned title ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ in the Netherlands as well as Belgium and jumped at the opportunity of managing young dancing talent and choreographers. She soon started her own management agency but never lost touch with her core business. With her years of experience managing young talent and keeping a clear overview of extensive productions without forgetting what is happening on a productional level is what summarizes José’s unique selling points.

jose.vreeswijk@roundtablemedia.nl

NADA VAN NIE

CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Nada started her career as an actress and established TV host. Later on she found out her heart grew fonder of working behind the scenes. She ran her own production company CTM for over 8 years, and during that time developed and produced shows for broadcasters such as NET5, TROS and KRO. Nada gained experience on several levels: from writing, producing and directing to filming and editing. For Round Table Media Nada focuses on telling stories she feels need to be told and will move the audience. She works with great passion for human interest, travel. nature and living.

nada.van.nie@roundtablemedia.nl

NADA VAN NIE

CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Nada started her career as an actress and established TV host. Later on she found out her heart grew fonder of working behind the scenes. She ran her own production company CTM for over 8 years, and during that time developed and produced shows for broadcasters such as NET5, TROS and KRO. Nada gained experience on several levels: from writing, producing and directing to filming and editing. For Round Table Media Nada focuses on telling stories she feels need to be told and will move the audience. She works with great passion for human interest, travel. nature and living.

nada.van.nie@roundtablemedia.nl

ELLEN BERKERS

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Ellen has worked as a CFO for various international companies in Spain, Dubai and The Netherlands. In those roles she gained extensive experience in dealing with the challenges of fast-changing companies and industries and was involved in mergers and restructurings in international settings. She started her career as an auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers and worked as an internal auditor for Sara Lee and Nuon. Ellen holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Erasmus University Rotterdam and also completed the postgraduate education for auditor.

ellen.berkers@roundtablemedia.nl

ELLEN BERKERS

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Ellen has worked as a CFO for various international companies in Spain, Dubai and The Netherlands. In those roles she gained extensive experience in dealing with the challenges of fast-changing companies and industries and was involved in mergers and restructurings in international settings. She started her career as an auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers and worked as an internal auditor for Sara Lee and Nuon. Ellen holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Erasmus University Rotterdam and also completed the postgraduate education for auditor.

ellen.berkers@roundtablemedia.nl