The team

Sarah Hagens part of the new ADCN board

We are very proud of Sarah Hagens, founder of HAGENS, as part of the new ADCN board, Club for Creativity. In the upcoming years, ADCN wants to continue shaping the Dutch creative industry with this new board. As a board member, Sarah will lead ADCN’s media and PR to spread the mission of ‘creative growth’ to the broad industry and outside of that.

With the new creative leaders, ADCN wants to continue giving direction to the development of creative people and creative ideas that positively impact society. They will be doing this with activities via Club ADCN and the ADCN Academy programs. With the Dutch Creativity Awards and the Dutch Creativity Festival, ADCN celebrates the best creative work and presents creativity from other disciplines and sectors to inspire creative growth.  

The new board members of ADCN:

Co-Chair – Liza Enebeis, Creative Director & Partner, Studio Dumbar

Co-Chair – Jouke Vuurmans, Global Chief Creative Officer, MediaMonks

Finance & Operations – Rik Ledder, CEO, TBWA\NEBOKO

Business – Anneke Schogt, Content Lead EMEA, Media.Monks

Inclusion – Chee-Han Kartosen-Wong, Film Editor & Co-Founder, Bongkar met Wongkar

PR & Media – Sarah Hagens, Director & Founder, HAGENS

Club – Gijs Determeijer, Film Producer & Partner, HALAL

Academy – Mark Vernooij, Partner, THNK School of Creative Leadership

Awards – Alvaro Sotomayor, Creative Director, Wieden+Kennedy Amsterdam

Festival – Dymphie Braun, Program Maker, Cultural Producer & Creative Researcher

Besides this, Edson Sabajo will be fulfilling an important role on this year’s board. The co-founder and owner of the streetwear label Patta will be taking part as President in the first term. In this role, he will shape the creative agenda of ADCN.
In conversation with ADCN, Sarah tells more about the start of HAGENS, the creation of impactful stories, and our human-first approach. Curious? Read the interview here.