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Benjamin Gajkowski

Benjamin Gajkowski

Projektmanager Premium Produkte, Die Welt, Axel Springer AG

Benjamin Gajkowski is Projectmanager Premium Products at the newscooperation DIE WELT at Axel Springer SE. In this position he is responsible for the development of the DIE WELT Smartphone-Apps, which include the mobile applications on iOS, Android and Blackberry 10.

Being part of the team, which implemented the first paywall of a national newswebsite in Germany in December 2012, Benjamin has gained detailed knowledge on paid strategies for mobile devices and in the sales and marketing-activities for mobile applications. Benjamin is also responsible for the cooperation business within the DIE WELT ONLINE-department.

After studying history and politics, Benjamin also graduated from the Axel-Springer-Academy, one of the leading Journalism-Schools in Germany. He has worked at serveral newspapers like DIE WELT, DIE WELT Kompakt, Berliner Morgenpost, Berliner Morgenpost Kompakt, Magazines like VIEW and online editorial-teams like DIE WELT ONLINE, stern.de, Bild.de or the editorial team of the DIE WELT or BILD iPad-App before joining the product-development-department at DIE WELT ONLINE.  

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