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X magazine

X. A magazine especially created for expats. X is a guide to help expats (and also Brabanders) explore the region.

X alternates between need to know and nice to know and likes to share the region’s must sees and must do’s with you. Local experts will divulge their best kept secrets: addresses to shop, relax, and enjoy a wonderful meal. Experienced expats will give you a more complete picture of life in the South of the Netherlands. Newcomers will explain all about the first few months as an expat, because they know what it is like to have to find your way in a new set of surroundings.

X presents the best the region has to offer. Surprising yet familiar. X puts the South-eastern Netherlands on the international map. Limitless.

X is a publication of Brainport International Community (BIC). Besides this magazine for International knowledge workers (IKW’s) BIC is constructing Both aimed at promoting this region world-wide as an interesting place to study, work and live for high-tech and brainy talents. Goal is to support stakeholders, employers and educators in High-tech, Automotive and Life sciences, Food and later also Design in attracting the necessary top talent and make them feel at home.

x magazine

Read what Sueli Brodin (Xpat of the year 2010) says about X magazine

Recommendation Linkedin:
Esther Schmal,
hired Wies as a Management and Editing special magazines in 2008, and hired Wies more than once

“For the realization of two (English) magazines for the region, I have hired Wies van Kats on behalve of Brainport Development, (project: International Community). Wies knows how to translate customer wishes into concrete ideas and matching concepts. She takes care of the realization process with customer focus, cost effectiveness, strong drive and creativity. She has a warm personality and way of working, but never looses her own expert view and professional manner.
It’s a pleasure to work with Wies and I whole heartedly recommend doing business with her!” July 26, 2010
Top qualities:
Great Results, Personable, Creative