Jens Heimburger Is Smart…

Posted on November 3, 2006. Filed under: bizz, Denmark, smarter |

I must say that I have a strange relationship with this Danish Entrepreneur. He is – without having ever talked to him – (called once a got negative response) – a conservative. Background in Danish
In the early nineties – when I was trying to go to University (with bad luck) my friend (Henrik) was working at Heimburger Advertising – a VERY COOL Agency – that reminded me of my at the time favorite TV-soap: Melrose Place 🙂 – everyone was wearing VERY COOL 1993 clothing style – belt just under the brest 😉 – and they had free soda and the very newest computers and even a T1 line.

In one line: All I could ever dream of!
– simple as that.

So – I was often at the agency with my friend – hanging out when they did sysadmin stuff – or just scanned some of the bosses private pictures…

Jens Heimburger was a legend – I never saw him there – but he had real Art (not something we had in my childhood home) and he had the A-list client accounts (Bestseller & AcceptCard and used top models – uhhh hot) – and he was friends with bizz celebreties – wow – only weird thing was his political standpoint – and the fact that he fucked up in his was to the political power – and one of the most interesting Danish movies ever was supposingly build on his story . And the Heimburger (the Agenzy) later stole an employee from us (at Ne@tWork)- and we got really angry – really.

Just lately Mr. H has made one of the best deal in Danish history – m2 designer homes – all he did was to produce 10 ads around the theme designer architecture – and put them in Danish papers – and without selling ONE HOUSE – HE SOLD THE CONCEPT for 20mio$ – thats impresssing (if one is into kapitalism).

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4 Responses to “Jens Heimburger Is Smart…”

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As in – He sold an idea? For that amount of money? – That’s just downright impressive. Wow..

Damn…! we make off-the-shelf and also designer home offices/studios and i’m strugling to sell 3 unit a month, let alone sell the godam concept!!
http://www.i-scape.co.uk

I agree,, its is just top impressive,, makes one think !!!! Like your blog by the way…

[…] Im still shit scared after seing Mr. Heimburger trying to go in – in 1998. And remember how he was hammered by all the dealing and wheeling behind […]


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