Those who tell the
stories rule society.


We create stories!

Markenerzaehler is a new type of communications agency for the dawning age of storytelling and brand personality.

We help companies to create and tell a unique and relevant story around their brand.

We take care of any company that wants to start or change its communication – startups, family owned companies or those in a change process.

All of our clients have access to the founders and senior consultants as well as to a small but powerful team of ambitious communications professionals.

Our service

Wir lassen Content lebendig werden - in allen Farben und Formen

Here it is – your idea for a brand new product or service! But how do you generate interest and demand for it? How do you tell it to the people out there? We help you with these building blocks!

  • Story manufactory
  • Dress rehearsal
  • Help to help yourself
  • Destillery
  • Storyteller boot camp

Yor are doing great stuff – let others know about it! That is our north star in designing and running campaigns. We pick the best specialists in the market for your topic. We build an individual agency for every client!

  • Content Factory
  • Public Relations
  • Employee Relations
Wir machen Euch an einem Tag fit in Sachen Storytelling
Wir bauen gemeinsam an Deiner ganz individuellen Geschichte

At some point, there will be an exit. We help you to plan and manage an IPO and support around all mergers & acquisitios scenarios. In order to make the tower grow!

  • Financing
  • Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
  • All things IPO


Markus Hermsen
Markus Hermsen
Chief storyteller
Markus has been working in the communications industry since 1998. For many years, he is specialised in helping companies to find a unique positioning in the ever changing media and influencer landscape. Creating meaningful and result driven campaigns tops up his consulting portfolio. While working for big global agency networks such as HK Strategies, FleishmanHillard and Hotwire, he has established good relationships with and know-how about the venture capital scene in the US. He also gained broad intercultural consulting experience.

His ambition is to provide this expertise to young and growth-oriented enterprises. These companies need a deep expertise in brand building and storytelling which they can only get from very seasoned communication professionals. With his holistic view on all aspects of marketing and communications, Markus helps our clients to create their brand story and tell it to the audiences.
Berit Huyke
Berit Huyke
Chief storyteller
Berit lives and breathes PR and marketing for almost 20 years. Since 1999 she has been working on both agency side and inhouse roles. Her agency life includes stints with renowned Kaltwasser Kommunikation, HK Strategies and Hoschke & Consorten, where she looked after clients from the technology industry. She gained a lot of insights in what clients need from her work at Poet Software, Implico and Whatever Mobile. Berit knows the daily pains and needs of the clients and can adjust our service perfectly to client demands.

Inhouse, she has always worked very closely with her marketing colleagues in order to create a consistent brand experience across all channels. That helped her develop a broad range of experience, from corporate communications to other marketing disciplines. This is especially helpful for young and small companies. Internal communications and the creation of employer brands is her passion.



Markenerzaehler GmbH
Duvenstedter Berg 14
22397 Hamburg