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Nick Knupffer


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About Nick

I am an award-winning creative professional with global experience in brand building and marketing management with an underlying skillset for the business development. Adept at overseeing multichannel, integrated campaigns, while managing strict timelines, budgets, priorities, and resources in heavily matrixed environments. Specialist in achieving big-picture goals including brand effectiveness and value growth, revenue increases, and market-share gains.

A top-performing team leader, I am skilled in identifying and capitalising on opportunities to reach new markets and produce optimal ROI, marketing outcomes, and overall business satisfaction.

I enjoy a reputation for creativity, integrity, and delivering rapid results. I have a flair for simplifying complex technology concepts into elegant marketable messages. Comfortable in high-pressure, high-level CxO engagements.

Have developed a key skillset for being able to take an outside/in view of a business, and the competitive landscape it operates within and engage with the board to craft a roadmap for success that focuses on the key USP's for the business, hones in on key sales messaging and drives up sustainable growth.

Benefits from a huge network of technology company leaders, analysts, and journalist; in the USA, Europe, and Asia.

Areas of proven expertise:

• Marketing & Business Strategy
• Brand Strategy Development
• Marketing Campaign Development
• Potential Lead Generation
• Partner-Marketing Initiatives
• PR & Communication Strategies
• Staff Training and Development
• Trend, Market, and Competitive Analysis
• Keynote Speaker
• Agencies/Vendor Relationship Building

Nick's Career History

Beautiful Silicon


May 2023 - Ongoing

Beautifulsilicon.com will sell my upcoming book that includes 15 years worth of my silicon photography. And high quality aluminium prints of my macro-photography of Intel's silicon masterpieces.


Senior Vice President Marketing & Communications

September 2021 - April 2023

Cornelis Networks

Vice President Global Marketing

January 2021 - April 2021


International Marketing & Communications Executive

February 2020 - January 2021

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)

Head of Brand and Creative

July 2016 - February 2020

TIBCO Software Inc.

Director of International Marketing

September 2015 - May 2016

Mashery (an Intel Company)

Director of International Marketing

November 2014 - September 2015

Intel Corporation

Various Leadership Roles

January 2002 - November 2014


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Bill Kircos


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