Meet the team


Liselore Stuut is the founder of Meet the Blogger Europe.  She started blogging in early 2006 as a hobby. Today  she also runs her own business: Tulipa Media. Liselore rocks in PR, and social media and has a knack for finding the most stunning places from all over the world.

meet-the-blogger-marina-snijdersMarina Snijders is the event manager at Meet the Blogger. As event manager she organizes the MTB Masterclasses and conferences. Marina has had her own business in the world of interior design and an interior/lifestyle webshop for more than 10 years. Besides her work for Meet the Blogger she works as an interior design manager at social enterprise de Stijlfactorij.

meet-the-blogger-laura-de-jongMeet the community manager of Meet the Blogger: Laura de Jong. Laura also works on Blogger Outreach Programs for Brands and teaches bloggers how to use social media for their blog. Besides her work for Meet the Blogger she is a freelance social media and online communication expert and works for brands like Dutch interior magazine vtwonen. She recently launched her first book Dear Fashion Diary.


Henny van der Heiden is the Branding and Sponsoring Manager for Meet the Blogger. Henny will focus on Blogger Engagement Programs for brands as well as building the current Meet the Blogger Brand and organization. Henny has a strong background in Marketing and Communications and has his own Reputation Management and Communication Agency Nextr. He works for international A-brands in different areas.

yusyt97fMary-Ellen Paul is the official Social Media journalist & Live-Blogger for Meet the Blogger. With her creative and clever writings she has engaged the audience at Meet the Blogger Amsterdam 2012, Stockholm 2013 and London 2013. Mary-Ellen has the perfect dose of knowledge and passion for interior design. She is based in London, has become a magazine contributor and is the successful editor & writer of her own great blog: HOP Interiors.

7j1e9zhuGudy Herder is the Meet the Blogger country manager Spain. She is working on our new trend seminar and blogger brunch to be held in Barcelona on September 21, 2014. She was born in Germany and has been living in Barcelona, Spain for the past 25  years where she works as an Interior Stylist and Trainer. In addition to that she shares her passion on her blog Eclectic Trends. She has been offering Interior Styling and Art Direction for a decade at set designs, collection developments, photo shooting and styling in the interior field.         As a trend expert she gives consulting and participate en panel meetings.

ryohbcceYzette van Kooy works on different local and international events for Meet the Blogger as Event Manager. Besides her work for Meet the Blogger Yzette is writing a lovely blog and she has her own brand SOYZ in handmade key-cords and accessories. PS. She also creates all the name badges for all Meet the Blogger events. Aren’t they lovely?



Kirsten Jassies is our blogging expert. She is a regular speaker at our conferences and teaches at our masterclasses about the future of blogging, personal online branding and influencer marketing. She is also the host of the weekly #MTBchat on Twitter.  In addition shares her learnings and thoughts on blogs like Frankwatching, LinkedIn, Fast Moving Targets and her own blog
Do you want to join us to expand the Meet the Blogger brand across Europe? We’re constantly looking for new talented bloggers to join the ride as a professional, intern or volunteer. Contact Liselore here for more information.

PS. We do not aim to make a profit with Meet the Blogger events and activities. We simply cover the costs and invest in new concepts and activities for bloggers across EMEA.