Journalistic Writing

Feature stories, interviews, and profiles for special interest magazines covering sneakers, eyewear, streetwear, skateboarding, and boardsports. Staff writer for SNEAKERS magazine, SPECTR magazine, and Boardsport SOURCE magazine.

Social Media

Engaging audiences, building reach, promoting products on social media for clients in consumer goods, electrical engineering, and software. Standout projects include ongoing social media manager role for FIFTYEIGHT Products.


Localization/translation of content for English- and German-speaking audiences, including websites, marketing campaigns, television features, video games, strategy guides, product manuals. Past experience includes localization roles at Amazon KDP and The Pokémon Company International.

Live Event Coverage

Live coverage of tradeshows and industry conventions with trend analysis and expert interviews. I also cover the skateboard athlete team of an international energy drink company at events such as the X Games, Dew Tour, and Nike SB Street League Skateboarding World Tour.

Content Marketing

Storytelling and industry insights for global brands, including Selligent from Benelux. Blog stories on topics such as industry trends, marketing how-to, and best practices. Also writing copy for whitepapers and eBooks on digital marketing and consumer engagement. Overview of Selligent stories.

Get in touch

Contact Dirk about availability and new work assignments.