Marketing Director at FKP Scorpio Konzertproduktionen GmbH
Katja Wittenstein studied sociology and journalism at the university of Leipzig. After her studies she moved to Hamburg and worked as PR manager while establishing first contacts within the music branch. In 2004 she wrote the book „Von Musikern, Machern & Mobiltoiletten” in cooperation with Folkert Koopmans (CEO FKP Scorpio). It’s about the history of open air festivals in Germany, from the very improvised beginnings when stages were truck trailers, up to the highly professionalized major events we see today.
Afterwards, she started her carrier with FKP Scorpio in the PR and marketing department, which she manages today as European Marketing Director. For 10 years now, Katja Wittenstein spends her summer weekends at open airs and is keeps close contact with the relevant media representatives as spokesperson for FKP Scorpio.