Markus Hofmeister has been involved in the marketing industry since 2001. He has severed in several creative business developments in his International agencies in his home of Germany. After observing the potential of success in Qatar's business sector and studying the Gulf's markets and brands, Markus founded his marketing communications agency, Just us & Otto, which has been prospering ever since. Besides being a connoisseur of marketing, Markus is keen on supporting entrepreneurship, spending time in the water, and being with his loved ones.
- We Embrace Diversity
- We Explore the Unknown
- We Captivate Audiences
In Qatar, we’re part of the fastest growing economy in the Middle East. Qatar’s clear national vision, successful delivery of the FIFA World Cup 2022 and world-class hospitality has made the country a hub for hosting a multitude of local and global events alike. Honesty and credibility are our watchwords. Only relationships built on solid foundations can excel. We can understand your brand and win you fans with a clear and concise image.
Situated in Dubai, we are ideally located within a global hub that plays home to the Middle Eastern headquarters of some of the worlds most well-known organisations. Dubai is also the host to globally recognized annual events such GITEX, Art Dubai and the Emirates Airlines Dubai Rugby Sevens and is considered a destination favourite for incentive travel. We help businesses attract and engage with their customers visually, verbally and emotionally. We aim to create experiences that trigger emotions and in turn, create fans.
Just us & Otto unleashes creativity and connects people to brands at every step. Breaking away from our affiliated company to form our own identity meant making some tough decisions like, what we stand for? We built and developed a strong team that helps brands realize their potential. Well, we’re for everyone; we don’t have time to pretend. For us, authenticity is key. Time-pressured consumers and businesses need clear, concise and relevant information. We dream big and develop pioneering ideas. We are driven by goals and want to see our clients grow. To be noticed, you have to be different. You’ll be working with a multi-disciplinary team, each one of us explorers. We will convert our ideas into ingenious expressions exclusively for your brand.
We brew together every aspect of creative, physical and digital resources into engaging brand experiences. By developing interactive scenarios, our audiences are drawn into the brand’s magic, complete with its values and personality through our brand development and advertising strategies. Our creative skills are evident in our graphic and website designs, as well as our unique event management services and planning. We will provide solid, creative and innovative solutions to captivate and create positive changes while realizing brand dreams.
- Founded in Qatar 2011
- Rebranded in 2017
- 20 Brand Experience Professionals
- 40 Local & Multi-national Clients
- Headquarters in Doha and Dubai
Ahmad's career commenced in 1984 at the Qatar Fertilizer Company, progressing from Mechanical Technician to Mechanical Project Engineer in 13 years. He then moved to the Ministry of Electricity & Water, ultimately becoming the Head of the Department. In 2001, Ahmad assumed the role of Programme Leader at the Qatar National Olympic Committee, managing projects for the Doha 2006 Asian Games. Following nearly 7 years as the Managing Director of a local engineering firm, he joined the Public Works Authority in 2013. Currently, Ahmad serves as the President of the Technical Office, overseeing significant infrastructure and building programs. His qualifications encompass a University Degree in Mechanical Engineering, a Master's in Project Management in Construction, a Master of Laws in Construction Law & Arbitration, and recognition as a Chartered Construction Manager and Fellow in various International Professional Institutions.
Originating from South Africa, Melissa Greenwood has worked at several renowned international companies of luxury tours. Her experience in this industry sparked her desire to travel the world, and after journeying around the globe, she anchored in Qatar. Since being here, Melissa has worked alongside several key figures in leading roles on events in the country. When she is not venturing into other cultures and playing the role of a global representative, Melissa is visiting the sunny beaches of Cape Town and staying close to home.