Episode 13: Royal Goedewaagen, JR Shipping and Trainingcenter Noord-NederlandFirst aired: Tuesday, 22 September 2015 at 17.00 hours
In this episode of Puur Noord Yvonne Kooi will visit, director and co-owner of Royal Goedewaagen, Jan Reier Arends, director of JR Shipping Group and Lejo Siepe, owner of the media training center north of the Netherlands.
Purely in Noord, on September 22 Yvonne Kooi, director of Royal Goedewaagen and Drenthe named Entrepreneur of the Year in 2015. She has been with the company began in 2009, when it was a loss. Yvonne changed tack and began to focus less on retail and more on business to business. They will tell you what the hardest decision is what should be taken within that time.
Also at the table: Jan Reier Arends JR Shipping
JR began shipping in 2000. For years they built container ships and exploited it. Individuals could participate financially in. That went great, until 2008. Jan Reier Arends tells what then went wrong, how the company managed to emerge from the crisis and how his company even started a new company, Seazip.
Also Lejo Siepe owner of media training center north of the Netherlands comes along. Lejo has long been a journalist for radio and TV, makes beautiful documentaries and is a lecturer at the Hanze University Groningen. In 2012 he made in Qatar reports, including the way in which foreign workers are made to work there. A special story. We talk to Lejo about the profession of journalism, change, flexibility and become more and more commercialized. His ambitions and exciting plans for the north.