Bernd RUNGE

EDITOR IN CHIEF | INTERVIEW

 

 

With over 30 years experience in publishing, Bernd has worked in Germany, France, Russia & the UK. For 9 years, Bernd held the position of Vice President of Condé Nast International. In 2013, Interview Magazine was founded in Berlin, where Bernd remains as Founder and Editorial Director. 

questionnaire

 What was your very first job? 

Junior editor in a berlin based news agency 

Please describe, in your own words, what your job is and what work it entails. 

Editor and founder of Interview Magazine Germany. Creating the magazine and managing the editorial team. 

How did you discover that the creative world was right for you? Was there a time in your life that you credit to this discovery?

It came more naturally and "automatically". 

 

In your constantly growing and expanding industry, how do you find inspiration to keep your work fresh, innovative and relevant? 

We are more in a constantly shrinking industry, inspiration and innovation come from our heroes - the global creative movers and shakers

If you had to pick one piece of work or project that you are most proud of, more for the creative work and innovation it required, rather than its recognition or industry “success,” what would it be? 

The successful transformation  and establishment of French "Gala" in Paris as a young editor in chief and 33year old german. It was the real start of my career. 

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