About Tamara

Multilingual moderator (D, E, F, I, P, K) for your event, gala, company meeting, trade fair, press conference & Co.

Work experience


Moderator, Producer, Editor: TV, Radio, Print and Online

Self-employed
November 2003 – Today
Europe + USA

Projects as moderator, editor, producer:

  • Sat1 Switzerland – Live moderation Miss Switzerland competition
  • Lucky7even Production GmbH – Talks, commercials, branded content productions
  • Tele Züri “Marktschau TV” – Business Channel
  • SRF “Die gesunde Schweiz” – Health channel by allcomm productions
  • Radio Energy (Radio Z) – Morning News
  • Motorvision TV (D) “Modern classics” – Automobile channel
  • Sport1 (DSF) (D) “Saturday Live” – Sports Channel
  • Sport1 (DSF) (D) “Saturday Live” – Sports Channel
  • n-tv (D) “Gipfelstürmer” – News & Travel Channel
  • StarTV – News
  • 3+ TV “Streetparade live”
  • FIFA TV in-house TV – Opening Ceremony
  • Radio Argovia – Internship
  • Züriwoche Newspaper – Internship

My clients as a multilingual moderator and event host:

UBS / Business Woman Award by Veuve Clicquot / Swiss Sales Forum /Swiss Economic Forum /Swiss Red Cross / Credit Suisse / Mazda / BMW / Volvo / Volkswagen/ Pharma Trend Award / Schwarzkopf / ABB / Barilla / etc.


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Client and Business Development I Communications Manager I Producer I Editor

Indie Beauty Media Group – Full-time
August 2015 – May 2020
New York, USA

About my work for the Indie Beauty Media Group:

Indie Beauty Media Group (IBMG) is the leading authority on independent beauty and wellness products in North America and Europe. From inception in 2015 to the COVID19 pandemic in 2020, I worked directly with the founders to lead the development of IBMG’s business in Europe, managing all aspects of client development and local press and media relations (both B2C and B2B). I spearheaded the implementation of our trade fairs in London and Berlin as well as the launch of the German language version of our Beauty Independent magazine. In this role, I led the selection and management of PR and media management firms, hosted and facilitated thought leadership events, developed original content for publication and managed workflows across multiple regions (US-EU) and functions (sales, marketing, event operations).

Indie Beauty Expos & Events:

  • Planning, moderation, implementation of networking events and trade fairs for B2B & B2C in Los Angeles, New York, Dallas, Berlin, London
  • Production of the talks “Roundtable” and “Innovation Showcase”, among others at Medienpark Zurich, for journalists and influencers
  • Preparation and implementation of talks and interviews with key sponsors (e.g. Tina Müller, CEO Douglas), brands, consumers and other trade fair participants for IBMG’s in-house TV
  • Building a brand and customer network with over 15,000 brands, influencers and journalists
  • Implementation of PR initiatives for the fairs including the organisation of networking events
  • Negotiation with various PR agencies, journalists and influencers
  • Co-organisation, implementation, moderation of the “Innovation Showcase” for journalists+influencers (DACH)

Beauty Independent Online Publication:

  • Conducting in-depth studies on trends
  • Interviews with consumers and managers
  • Developing content and building products for social media presence
  • Organisation of community events in Switzerland to promote the IBMG platform

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Journalist Print & Online Blick, Blick.ch & Presenter Blick Studio Autosalon Geneva

Ringier Axel Springer Schweiz AG – Full-time
July 2010 – June 2014
Zurich, Switzerland

About my work for Ringier Axel Springer Schweiz AG:

Ringier is the largest diversified media company in Switzerland with over 6,800 employees in 18 countries. I was a frontline journalist for Ringier’s own newspaper Blick, the best-selling B2C daily in Switzerland. Daily
I researched, conceptualised, wrote and edited content on national and international news topics affecting society and trends, including technology and
concerning automobile.

My tasks for Ringier Axel Springer Schweiz AG

  • Interviews+reports in German, English, French, Italian in Switzerland
  • Reports on all evening events for the next day under time constraints.
  • Storytelling: creating ideas for stories for B2C implementing them


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Moderator & Editor TV

Sky Deutschland GmbH – Full-time
April 2006 – April 2008
Munich, Germany

About my work for Sky Deutschland GmbH:

Premiere TV (now Sky) is Germany’s leading producer and distributor of exclusive content for subscription television (pay-TV). I was a senior video journalist and live TV presenter for four different weekly programmes focusing on the entertainment industry. I have planned and conducted the live reports and interviews with Hollywood stars, producers and filmmakers at major film events such as: Cannes, Venice or at the Oscars. I routinely conducted interviews and produced reports in English, French, German and Italian. So I was able to use my skills in developing clear and concise B2C content when working with celebrities,
leaders and their PR representatives to perfection.

My tasks forthe Sky Deutschland GmbH:

  • Planning, presenting and conducting interviews and video-based material for reports
  • Cross-divisional communication with journalists, PR, consumers, sponsors
  • Researching interesting topics for our TV channels
  • Live coverage in English, French, Italian


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Presenter & Reporter TV

ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE – Full-time
August 2004 – July 2006
Berlin, Germany

About my work for the ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE:

SAT.1 is the largest private television station in Germany. N24 is a
news and weather channel by SAT.1 whose content is also broadcast on other SAT1 channels. I was leading
Meteorology Moderator. I created daily weather reports and short messages for B2C audiences.

My tasks for the ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE:

  • Analysis of meteorology data including texts
  • Daily live weather presentation during news time
  • Live weather reports on site

Education


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HWZ University of Applied Sciences Zurich

CAS – HWZ University of Applied Sciences Zurich – Marketing Communications
2021 – 2022
Zurich, Switzerland

Activities and associations:

Digital Marketing I Social Media Marketing I Influencer Marketing I Content Marketing I Neuromarketing I Strategic Planning I Big Data I Beaviour Branding | Customer Journey I Client Relation Management I E- Commerce I Brand Management I


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Universität Zürich | University of Zurich

Master of Arts (M.A.) Media Studies, Business Administration, Neuropsychology
1996 – 2001
Zurich, Switzerland

Licentiate work:

“PR and Internet – Comparison of the big banks UBS and Credit Suisse.


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Baden Cantonal School, Lateingymnasium

Matura
1992 – 1996
Baden, Switzerland

Knowledge & Skills


  • Marketing
  • Marketing strategy
  • Journalism
  • Public Relations
  • Social Media
  • Media production
  • News moderation
  • Presentation
  • Foreign languages
  • Etc.

Languages


  • English (business fluent)
  • German (mother tongue)
  • Italian (Fluent)
  • French (Fluent)
  • Polish (Fluent)
  • Croatian (Fluent)

This is Tamara


Tamara Sedmak is a well-known journalist and TV presenter in Switzerland and Germany. For over 15 years she has presented various TV formats (Sat1, Sat1 Switzerland, n-tv, N24, Sky, Sport1, SSF, SRF, Radio Energy, Blick Zeitung, etc.) and events in the areas of “IT”, “Auto&Business”, “Gastronomy&Travel”, “Fashion&Film&Lifestyle” and “Medicine”. She currently presents the TV magazine “Tipps&Trends” on 90 German regional stations as well as the 2015 DTM season for Mercedes AMG on all social media channels. She recently hosted the “Miss Switzerland 2014” competition live on Sat1 Switzerland and the international FIFA Opening Ceremony 2015 in English on FIFA TV.

She completed her education in 2001 with a Master of Arts (MA) in Communication Science, Business Administration and Neuropsychology. In parallel, she had several years of moderation and speech training.

Tamara’s core competence is multilingual moderation (D, E, F, I, P, K) of events and trade fairs thanks to her education in Switzerland and trilingual upbringing. However, she not only has years of moderation experience, but also the know-how in the conception of various events. She stands for intelligent, convincing and professional moderation. At the same time, she conveys content in a relaxed, charming and authentic manner. She enjoys interviewing people, focusing on the interviewee and making them feel comfortable and confident. Tamara Sedmak inspires audiences with a wide variety of topics and has therefore been booked regularly for many years for diverse events ranging from IT to music.