Joe Dodgshun

Brand storytelling consultant

Freiburg, Germany

  • 47.9961
  • 7.8494
  • Indicative rate €520 / day
  • Experience 7+ years
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Can do the missions partially at the client office


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Joe in a few words

Stories scale solutions. With more than a decade's experience, I offer full-stack brand storytelling services to amplify your impact and help accelerate the transition to the more equitable and sustainable future we need. If you need to better communicate the change you bring to the world, let's talk.


June 2013 - Today | Freiburg, Germany

Press & Media (self-employed)

Brand storytelling consultant

Recently, I've been:
• Amplifying the voice of people & planet-friendly projects with K-Tiv collective (see:, including the writing of impact and sustainability reports, brand storytelling and websites.
• Turning complex subject matter around high-impact innovations into technical/general press and web material for the 2020 European Inventor Awards (European Patent Office, via ICF Next).
• Accelerating the cleantech transition with the agency Life Size Media (PR, branding, research).

I've also previously worked with: Antarctica New Zealand, Ethos, GANZRUND, GIZ Tech Entrepreneurship Initiative Make-IT in Africa, GFA Consulting Group, The Guardian, Horizon Magazine, Impact Hub Berlin, Impact Hub Global, Innovation Stories, Kirchbaumer Consulting, The Otago Daily Times, Virtual Light IT, scaling4good, Technologist, TEDxKreuzberg, Tea After Twelve, TBD*/The Changer, Trivago,, Your Public Value and more.

For more about my journalism and start-up experiences before becoming a freelance consultant, please visit my LinkedIn page ( or website:


  • Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism

    University of Canterbury, Christchurch


    Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism

  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

    University of Canterbury, Christchurch


    Double major in Physical Geography, Media Studies


  • Japanese


  • Dutch


  • French

    Limited working proficiency

  • English

    Native or bilingual

  • German

    Full professional proficiency

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