We are passionate about the transformation of the media industry
Rick van Dijk
Founder and Program Manager
Rick van Dijk graduated as an economist at Erasmus University in Rotterdam. After working at several hospitals, he started working at the Dutch Journalism Fund in 1999. He was responsible for the internal organization and the decision making process around grant applications. His main interests on a professional level are: technology & innovation, media & journalism and business & economics and the link between them. In 2016 Rick founded MediaMatters.
Bert has vast experience in the fast moving arena where content, technology and business come together. He has a background in journalism and worked for newspapers, radio, magazines and the Dutch news agency ANP. Since 2009 Bert is active as entrepreneur and (co)founded several startups. Bert's passion is innovation in media. His ambition is to constantly push the digital transformation of the media industry. Bert holds an Executive MBA in Crossmedia.