Miazo consists of a keystaff of two highly skilled professionals, supplemented by our network of experienced specialists and business partners. Co-creation, cutting-edge design and profound knowledge of language, stand for an excellent execution.
Erik Schoppen, MFA
Erik Schoppen (1968) started his art education in 1991 at the Minerva Academy, Groningen, School of Fine Art and Design (BA). In 1997 he received his masters (MFA) in the Advanced Studies in Computer Graphics & New Media at the Hanze University Groningen.
In 2003 he started Miazo with Nathalie Kuilder.
In 2010 his revision of Strategic Brand Management
(Kevin Lane Keller) for the Benelux market was published.
He lectures Brand Management at the Post-graduate Course, School of Management and University of Groningen, and Brand & Design Management and Neurosciences (cognition, perception and consumer behavior) at the Hanze University of Applied Science, Groningen. Besides his lecturing posts he is a much sought-after consultant and speaker.
Drs. Nathalie Kuilder
In 1990 Nathalie Kuilder (1970) moved to Groningen and started her student life. She read English Language and Culture at the Faculty of Arts, University of Groningen. In 1995 she studied General Arts, with a specialisation in translation studies. In 1998 she received her masters (MA).
After her masters in 1998 Nathalie Kuilder set up business as a freelance translator and writer. Her main expertise and experience lies in the following areas: ICT, software, marketing, branding, management and popular science.
In the beginning of 2003 the decision was taken to join forces, resulting in a new partnership under the name of Miazo, an international operating design and translation agency, providing international communication solutions for local and global markets.