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Cele­bra­ti­on of long-ser­vice employees at Klasmann-Deilmann

06.10.2016 | Author: Kim Karotki | 0 Comments

Employees honoured for 40 and 25 years’ service for the company

Klasmann-Deilmann hosted a celebration to honour 13 employees for their long service on behalf of the company.

Addressing the employees, Managing Director Moritz Böcking expressed his appreciation: “Each and every one of you has helped in your own way to make our company the world market leader. Klasmann-Deilmann is extremely grateful and we are delighted to celebrate your successful careers here today.” HR Manager Benedikt Kossen thanked the employees for their longstanding commitment and their loyalty to the company, referring to the bonds of trust that had developed over the years, so that both sides knew they could depend on one another.



Klasmann-Deilmann’s long-serving employees (l to r): Bernhard Meyer, Helmut Bloem, Andrea Wolters, Josef Franzke, Thomas Hanneken, Thorsten Bahns, Adele Book, Josef Rehme, Dieter Kunk, Thorsten Marx, Marion Bröckerhoff, HR Manager Benedikt Kossen, Norbert Rolfes, Chairman of the Central Works Council Wolfgang Otto, Michael Perschl, Managing Director Moritz Böcking.


It’s you we write for

Our blog’s editorial staff prepare news and topics relating to our company’s various areas of activity. Here, we briefly introduce the members of the editorial team. Don’t hesitate to use the e-mail addresses given here for purposes of feedback and further information, to ask questions and suggest topics.


Corporate Editor

Dirk Röse | Head of Corporate Communications

Dirk Röse has been at Klasmann-Deilmann since 2004 and heads up the Corporate Communications division. His contributions to our blog are mainly about the company’s latest news and day-to-day activities.

Competencies Editor

Hermann Limbers  | Head of Advisory Service & Quality Management

Hermann Limbers has been with Klasmann-Deilmann since 1983. As part of the Product Development team, his contribution has included his instrumental role in establishing our range of Lithuanian growing media and our organic substrates. His present-day focuses are on international customer guidance and quality management. He consistently enriches our blog with his unique expertise on many aspects of raw materials and products.

Careers Editor

Kim Karotki | Corporate Communications

Kim Karotki has, since 2015, enjoyed a wide-ranging remit pertaining to Klasmann-Deilmann’s internal communications. Her background in journalism stands her in good stead when it comes to researching and delving into complex issues. For her blog entries, she generally takes contributions to internal communications and explores them further; she also focuses on human-resources development and careers.

Sustainability Editor

Jan Köbbing | Sustainability Management

Dr Jan Köbbing has been pursuing various research projects at Klasmann-Deilmann since 2015, on topics including Sphagnum farming and the restoration of former peat extraction sites. As Sustainability Manager, he also coordinates our emissions reduction measures and the preparation of our climate footprints. His contributions to our blog relate mainly to corporate social responsibility.