Pre-nominees 2020

The following 6 teams in the category Market Research were pre-nominated for the WTT YOUNG LEADER AWARD. A further 6 teams in the category Management Design will follow on August 4th.

On September 8, the jury will decide which 3 teams in each category will be nominated for the award. The ranking will be announced in the award night of December 8, 2020 in the Tonhalle.

Congratulations to all teams for their outstanding achievements.

Teams are listed by clientele in alphabetical order.

Market Research

Kundenbedürfnisse von morgen als Erfolgsfaktor im liberalen Gasmarkt (PPR2)

Client: Gasversorgung Romanshorn AG, Romanshorn
Georg Engels, CEO

FHS-Project team
Marco Grünenfelder, project manager, Au SG, Claudio Kägi, Diepoldsau, Tabea Möhr, St.Gallen, Joel Schnetzer, St.Gallen, Jonas Dudle, St.Gallen, Filipe Martins Barroso, Flims Dorf

Project coach: Dr. Ronald Ivancic
Language coach: Ulrike Rosenbaum
Statistics coach: Prof. Heinz Bleiker

"Flushing out" the Opportunities: A North American Market Entry Strategy (JUSP)

Client: Geberit North America, Des Plaines IL, USA
Ronn W. Jefferson, Product Manager

FHS-Project team
Jan Wiggenhauser, project manager, Goldach, Nadine Mächler, Siebnen, Gian Wyss, Balgach, Dalton Faith, project manager USA, Kristina Parsons, RMU, Abigail Watkins, RMU

Project coach FHS: Prof. Dr. Franziska Weis
Project coach RMU: Jill A. Kurp, Ph.D.

Geberit AquaClean Dusch-WC: Das neue Selbstverständnis im Badezimmer (PPR2)

Client: Geberit Vertriebs AG, Jona
Beat Aebi, Leiter Marketing und Produktmanagement

FHS-Project team
Dogus Akdoganbulut, project manager, St.Gallen, Nando Lüchinger, Montlingen, Larissa Keel, Montlingen, Lea Bischofberger, Herisau, Melissa Weibel, Gossau SG

Project coach: Rosella Toscano-Ruffilli, lic.oec., dipl. Hdl. HSG
Language coach: Christel Brüggenbrock
Statistics coach: Prof. Heinz Bleiker

Mit neuen Erkenntnissen in eine kundenorientierte Zukunft (PPR2)

Client: Grundbuch- und Notariatsinspektorat des Kantons Thurgau, Frauenfeld
Linus Schwager, Amtsleiter Grundbuch- und Notariatsverwaltung

FHS-Project team
Ladina Tellenbach, project manager, Oberuzwil, Marc-André Tondelli, Roggwil TG, Livio Scheuch, Frauenfeld, Michèle Beerli, Oberrindal, Remo Eberle, Gossau SG

Project coach: Daniel Steiner, eidg. dipl. Marketingleiter
Language coach: Ulrike Rosenbaum
Statistics coach: Prof. Heinz Bleiker

Business Case for Polymer Micro Optics (CPIM)

Client: Mikrop AG, Wittenbach
Chris Jung, Development Engineer Optical Systems (Project Manager)

FHS-Project team
Susan Stark, project manager, Romanshorn, Théo Joonnekindt, INSEEC U. Lyon France, Florentine Kootstra, Hanze University Netherlands, Jessica Parrinello, project manager, Robert Morris University USA, Manlin Wang, Jiangxi University China, Luc Cavelti, St.Gallen, Jonas Spiess, Berneck

Project coach: Claudia Brönimann, MSc in Business Administration

Digitalisierung in der Immobilienverwaltung – Eine akute Notwendigkeit zur langfristigen Wettbewerbssicherung? (PPBB)

Client: RT Verwaltungs AG, Lüchingen
Fabian Sonderegger, Immobilien Treuhänder

FHS-Project team
Antonia Dietsche, project manager, Altstätten SG, Schirin Schneiter, Widnau, Larissa Dönz, Widnau, Dominique Kündig, Stein AR, Ramona Klein, St.Gallen, Agnese Lolli, St.Gallen

Project coach: Dr. Stefan Ch. Ott
Language coach: Elias Torra
Statistics coach: Dr. Stefan Ch. Ott