Kai Hielscher has been at home in the hotel and catering industry for as long as he can remember. His path led him from a hotel education at the Swissotel Düsseldorf / Neuss over a one-year stay abroad in a leading five-star hotel and a degree in business administration with a focus on tourism economics to a one-year degree as Online Marketing Manager. Among other things, during his studies he worked for a renowned tour operator in Dusseldorf and later as a student advisor at the International University of Applied Sciences Bad Honnef, where he was responsible for sales and marketing activities. Afterwards, he studied at the DAMK in Dusseldorf completed his studies with the degree “Online Marketing Manager”. At Starbarista, he is responsible for the marketing, the maintenance of the website and the online shop as well as the sales department.
“Coffee has always been one of my passions – I am fascinated by my job because I can combine all of my life stages in one job! The work in the catering business, coupled with the marketing activity, is the perfect combination for me. “