I am co-founder of CDEF Holding BV, a remarkable range of companies operating in the field of the hospitality industry and the world of social media.
CDEF Holding BV exploits 'much discussed', disruptive Blue Ocean formulas, like the co-working and meeting centres Seats2meet.com, the co-working locations Seats2meet.com Workspace, the virtual collaboration eco-system Mindz.com, the internet communication company Cyberdigma BV and the meeting- and congres centers Meeting Plaza's.
I studied at the Hogere Hotelschool in The Hague and I have been an entrepreneur since 1985. Prior to thist, I held positions in the international travel trade- and hospitality Industry.
In the meantime I also have become an enthusiastic trendwatcher, public speaker and internet strategist.
MY BOOK SOCIETY30
My new book Society30 was published in April 2011.
We are working on an English translation right now but in the meantime you can download (free of charge, via 'pay with a tweet') the book here.
In the fall of 2010 I gave a Pecha Kucha presentation in Amersfoort ( 6 min. 40 sec.) on the 'Road to Society3.0: (in Dutch):
Ronald van den Hoff - Pecha Kucha Nights Amersfoort from Pechakucha 033 on Vimeo.
ME AS A PUBLIC SPEAKER
I 'm a public speaker. I gave many successful performances and lectures for conferences, meet-ups and boardroom sessions.
My favorite topics include: Trends & Strategy, Innovation, the New-value Networks and New Value Creation, Blue Ocean Strategy, WEB3.0 & the Social Media, Enterprise3.0, Government3.0,
Geo Branding, Disruptive Business modeling, the Corporate Story Model and Society3.0.
My presentations on Slideshare:
This is a presentation I gave in relation to Erwin Blom's book presentation Handboek Communitie
Ronald van den Hoff @ Handboek Communities event from punkmedia on Vimeo.
The public appreciates
MORE ABOUT MY VISION:
Here is a video by Bas vd Haterd
of an interview with my business partner Marielle Sijger
s and me about Seats2meet.com in relation to the New ways of working:
Seats 2 Meet interview het nieuwe werken from Bas van de Haterd on Vimeo.
A videoclip by Syntens in which I tell about my perception of the role of social media in organizations:
Seat2Meet over ondernemen met Sociale Netwerken from Syntens on Vimeo