Mirko Kaminski


Founder/CEO Achtung!, Germany


Mirko Kaminski (47) is the founder and CEO of the independent agency achtung!. His agency is probably one of the most visible in Germany. With PR in its DNA, achtung! promises to mobilize people for brands with creative ideas and touching stories. achtung! cannot be pigeonholed and is now one of the Top 15 German owner-run advertising agencies by size, and one of the Top 35 digital agencies in Germany, taking 8th place in the ranking of the biggest German PR agencies. achtung! employs 160 people, is lead agency for more and more clients and operates global. Its clients include brands such as Telefónica Germany, Lufthansa Group, eBay, Coca-Cola, BMW, MINI and Procter & Gamble. Founded in 2001 achtung! currently is Germany‘s most award-winning PR agency. Prior to founding achtung!, Mirko Kaminski was responsible for communications at Citibank in Germany. Before that he worked as a consultant at Burson-Marsteller in Frankfurt. While studying he worked as a presenter, reporter and newscaster at R.SH, Germany‘s first private radio station. He was born on the Baltic island of Fehmarn and is a passionate angler.