Marco Casanova

Author of the Amazon Bestseller BRANDING IT 3.0, Chairman of INBREC and founder of the Branding-Institute (in 2002)

About the author
Marco Casanova is an internationally renowned expert in Strategic-, Digital- and Employer Branding and the Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of the International Brand and Reputation Community INBREC ( At INBREC, executives from companies like ABB, Allianz, Bayer, Bosch, Henkel, Mercedes-Benz, Schindler, and UBS are meeting regularly for more than fifteen years to share knowledge and experience.

He serves on various Executive Boards – i.e. as Chairman of Web Media Publishing AG (owner of leading platforms like, , ) and member of the Board of the Entertainment Media Group as well as President of the Digital Academy Switzerland DAS and was a strategic advisor for the FIFA World Cup and the UEFA Champions League.

As executive consultant he has been advising with his company the Branding Institute (, since 2002 on a global scale (i.e. Bayer, Barilla, Credit Suisse) and mid-sized enterprises of multiple industries as well as international organizations, associations and countries and their governmental institutions in brand and reputation guided stakeholder management.

In Pop-Up-Brands he introduces now, for the very first time in public, the highly innovative framework of BRANDED ECOSYSTEM ENGINEERING BEE®, explaining why this next generation branding approach is the answer in today’s high-speed, short-attention-span culture and how business models successfully transform by developing BRAND engagement leading to the involvement of consumers in every stage of the value chain by creating value for customers through customers. BEE® enables business excellence in leading-edge Brand Management in the Industry 4.0 era!

His first book published in December 2017, BRANDING IT 3.0: Business Performance through Excellence in Brand Management, became a TOP 3 best-seller on Amazon in Global Marketing in January, 2018. BRANDING IT 3.0 provides guidance on how state-of-the-art brand management can be achieved, highlighting more than 20 best practice examples.

Marco is married (since 2000), has two children (Valentina and Mario-Achille) and is fluent in five languages (German, English, Italian, Spanish and French).

Amazon readers about Marco’s book BRANDING IT 3.0

Five Stars 

«Very interesting book about new directions of brand management in today’s constantly changing, digital environment»


Five Stars 

«Excellent book. Powerful strategies to increase your competitiveness in Corporate Branding.»


Amazing. Excellent content, great examples!

«This is overall a really good book about branding. It shows in a clear way what is needed for successfully branding products and services. This book stands out from all the others I read
on branding. The author is for me «the brand man». So many well documented best practice examples, insider informations on how branding
is done today by the most successfull companies all over the globe.»


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Business Performance

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR | Marco Casanova