Team Ambassadors

Below are the individuals who will serve as Team Ambassadors for NIBS 2020. Their roles are to:

  • Connect with teams prior to the competition
  • Answer questions about Germany, Schwäbisch Hall / Künzelsau, and the host university
  • Give participants a sense of what to expect when they arrive
  • Serve as their team’s primary host and best friend while at the NIBS Case Competition

Each team has been assigned its own Ambassador. Participants and coaches are encouraged to contact the individual designated for their school.

LEA PFAUSER

Ambassador for: Avans University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands
Major: Product & Customer Management
Year of study: 3
Languages: German, English, Spanish

Fun fact about me: I’m always in a good mood!

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: The people.

ALWIN BOCKSTEGER

Ambassador for: Bishop’s University, Canada
Major: Product & Customer Management
Year of study: 3
Languages: German, English, Basic French

Fun fact about me: I‘m German. There‘s nothing funny about me.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: Students’ daily routine.

FABIENNE WENZLER

Ambassador for: Budapest Business School, Hungary
Major: Communication & Media Management
Year of study: 5
Languages: German, English, French

Fun fact about me: After finishing high school, I spent 5 months travelling across Australia.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: Our campus is small; you’re not just a number here.

ANNA STERZER

Ambassador for: California State Polytechnic University, USA
Major: Product & Customer Management
Year of study: 3
Languages: German, English

Fun fact about me: My sushi-eating record is 32 rolls.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: Great professors and lots of opportunities for practical experience.

ALENA STREIB

Ambassador for: Carleton University, Canada
Major: Product & Customer Management
Year of study: 3
Languages: German, English

Fun fact about me: My roommates and I are significantly involved in the positive turnover of Barilla.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: The friendly atmosphere and the good friends I’ve made.

SOPHIA GOLDNER

Ambassador for: Concordia University, Canada
Major: Communication & Media Management
Year of study: 4
Languages: German, English, Italian, and a bit of French and Spanish

Fun fact about me: I love trying food from different countries!

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: Everyone knows everyone on campus.

CONSTANZE HAMMERSCHMIDT

Ambassador for: Heilbronn University, Germany
Major: Product & Customer Management
Year of study: 4
Languages: German, English, French

Fun fact about me: I always put on make-up before I leave the house, even if I’m only opening the door for the mailman.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: People talk with the swabian dialect.

JANINA BASS

Ambassador for: International Business Academy, Denmark
Major: Product & Customer Management
Year of study: 3
Languages: German, English, and a bit of French

Fun fact about me: After graduating from high school, I lived in Ireland for 10 months.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: The friendly atmosphere.

PHILIPP KAZMIERCZAK

Ambassador for: London South Bank University, UK
Major: Product & Customer Management
Year of study: 4
Languages: German, English

Fun fact about me: I make dad jokes. Not on purpose.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: The white LC2 lounge chairs in the library.

VANESSA LEHNERT

Ambassador for: Rotterdam University, Netherlands
Major: Communication & Media Management
Year of study: 4
Languages: German, English, French, Thai

Fun fact about me: I sleep with my eyes open.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: When you look outside the windows, you can see cows. (Very calming!)

INSA BITTNER

Ambassador for: Southeast Missouri State University
Major: Product & Customer Management
Year of study: 3
Languages: German, English

Fun fact about me: Concerts and festivals are my kind of vacation.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: The friendly atmosphere.

CHRISTOPH GUMPP

Ambassador for: Technological University Dublin
Major: Sports Management
Year of study: 3
Languages: German, English, Spanish

Fun fact about me: I love to cook, but I always cook way too much.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: Our campus is very friendly because of its size.

VANESSA GRÜNER

Ambassador for: UC Leuven-Limburg, Belgium
Major: Product & Customer Management
Year of study: 5
Languages: German, English

Fun fact about me: Before I decided to study, I worked as a photographer.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: It’s very friendly and the professors are helpful.

NATASCHA STRÖBELE

Ambassador for: University of Guelph-Humber, Canada
Major: Media Management
Year of study: 6
Languages: German, English

Fun fact about me: The only pizza I like is Hawaiian.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: Special activities like international marketing week.

JONAS KLIEM

Ambassador for: University of Prince Edward Island, Canada
Major: Sports Management
Year of study: 2
Languages: German, English

Fun fact about me: I had no idea where Künzelsau was before I decided to study here.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: The friendly atmosphere, and all the friends I’ve met here.

VASILIKI CHATZIGEORGIOU

Ambassador for: University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Major: Product & Customer Management
Year of study: 3
Languages: German, English, Greek

Fun fact about me: I don’t mix my noodles with my sauce before eating.

Favourite thing about Heilbronn University: The landscape you see through the windows.