If you have just recently discovered Pier Consulting, here is where you get to know the company and its founder better. Read on to acquaint yourself with Pier and the owner, Pınar Erbil, MBA.
We deliver on-point marketing services based on over 15 years of professional expertise and experience. Our clients come from all corners of the world and from an array of different industries. We work with start-ups and large corporations alike. We get to know our clients well like an in-house team player and tailor our services accordingly.
Pier Consulting was founded in 2021, in Bregenz, Austria. The name of the company was inspired by Lake Constance's many beautiful piers that provide dependable support to the locals and visitors alike.
Pier is a boutique marketing consulting firm specializing in 4 key pillars:
Branding & Brand Management
We tailor our services to our customers’ needs for each specific project. We pride ourselves on being able to work with our clients on small or large-scale propositions, and long-term or short-term assignments. This gives us the flexibility to work as an external service provider or act as a part of the team, whichever serves the needs of our client better.
WHAT WE STAND FOR
Equality in all things. We believe in creating and providing tailor-made marketing solutions to fit any business, regardless of size.
WHERE WE ARE HEADED
We aim to become a coveted and trusted long-term partner for your business.
Pınar brings to the table 15+ years of experience in integrated marketing communications, CRM, event management, trainings, PR, social media management, and sustainability communication in both B2C and B2B environments.
She spent the first six years of her career at Louis Vuitton, where she was responsible for major store openings, countless customer events, staff trainings, and the worldwide launch of a new CRM and branding database platform.
As Brand Manager responsible for launching the Porsche Design retail brand in the Turkish market for the first time, she was tasked with opening the luxury brand’s first retail stores in the region.
She spent seven years at Swarovski, where she handled Marketing and Communications for Turkey and Ukraine, later taking on the Emerging Markets region before moving to the company's HQ in Austria for a global role.
During her time at Swarovski in Istanbul, Pınar was also invited to teach at the reputable fashion school IFA Paris, where she lectured on the “Cult of Luxury in Emerging Markets” to Fashion MBA students.
Before founding Pier Consulting in 2021, Pınar headed the Global Communications department at Wolford at the company's headquarters in Bregenz, Austria.
Pınar holds a B.A. degree in Communications and an MBA in Marketing and Management from the University of Hartford in Connecticut, USA.