Beata Hives

Strategic Marketing and Communication Advisor, Hungary

Beata brings with her a vast experience from both client and agency sides. Her career started at Electrolux, followed by various roles in British American Tobacco. Following BAT, she switched to the agency side and joined Uniomedia, which became Hungary’s leading communication agency during her tenure. She has been awarded several international and local awards, while working on clients from Pharma, FMCG, Automobiles, Finance and Energy, including Coca-Cola, Nestlé, Nespresso, Aegon, Cetelem, Telekom and Mol. Her most recent role is at Next9, which is a think tank covering digital, communication and cultural projects. Here she successfully launched the first community building cultural project POKET, installing pocket book vending machines in the most frequented areas in Budapest.

Beata is a regular speaker at professional conferences and lecturer at Budapest Metropolitan University.
She is a strong supporter of popularizing reading both in professional and personal life. She is the biggest fan and supporter of her two daughters who happen to be the world’s best copywriter and youtuber 😊.