Doodle bolsters senior management team with appointment of new CTO and VP of Marketing & Communication

Doodle, the leading online scheduling tool, seeks an ambitious expansion into the global enterprise market, starting with two new senior appointments. Effective 1 May 2018, Jens Naie joins the company as CTO and Tilman Eberle has been named VP of Marketing & Communication.

Zurich, 25 April 2018 – Jens Naie is a computer engineer who most recently headed up the German IT division of the Group ( Previous to this, he was a partner and technical manager at competitonline, the largest German-speaking architectural community and tender platform. Jens Naie said: “What I find fascinating about Doodle is the forward-looking technology, such as the AI empowered automated scheduling chatbot, Meekan. I look forward to working with high-quality IT experts that have already developed such impressive tech.”   


As VP of Marketing & Communication, Tilman Eberle will oversee all of Doodle’s worldwide marketing and communication activities. He already has a wealth of experience at Doodle, having played a central role in the company’s branding campaigns between 2008 and 2012. Since then, he has held a number of senior positions such as the Head of Marketing and Communications of at video intelligence Ltd and prior to this was a long time member of the team at on-demand-video platform, Viewster. Tilman Eberle commented: “I am delighted to be back and to be part of creating Doodle’s new vision as a leading scheduling service.”    


Gabriele Ottino, Managing Director of Doodle , said: “Doodle has a very talented team located in Zurich, Berlin, Tel Aviv and Belgrade and the two new members are a perfect fit for us and our ambitious expansion strategy. Tilman is an old friend who brings extensive marketing expertise in both the B2C and B2B markets. Importantly, he knows Doodle and its success story inside out. I am also pleased to welcome Jens to the position of CTO. He assembled a significant development team at Lieferando and this experience will serve him well at Doodle as we seek to continually strengthen and improve our technology and grow the engineering team over the coming months.”  


Nicole Bänninger, Media Manager Corporate Communications Tamedia

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About Doodle

Simplified fast scheduling: With, the leading online scheduling tool, Zurich-based Doodle AG provides enormous time savings around the globe. The free basic service is used by over 28 million users monthly around the globe; for board or team meetings, dinners with friends or simply planning the next weekend trip. Premium subscriptions with additional functions are also offered. Doodle is part of the Swiss media group Tamedia.

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