Die Agentur



Till C. Jelitto

Founder and Managing Partner of PR&D.
Formerly a PR manager at a listed technology company and Research Fellow at one of the world’s top 100 universities for many years. Till C. Jelitto has an in-depth understanding of both the dynamics of innovative companies and knowledge acquisition at institutions of higher education. Author of numerous scientific publications.

With his commitment to industry associations, to universities and to the agency, he has been making valuable contributions to raising international awareness for Austria as an attractive place for technology businesses.

Member of the Klub der Bildungs- und Wissenschaftsjournalisten Österreichs (Club for Austrian Education- and Science Journalists)
Lecturer on research marketing (Univ. of Vienna, Vienna Univ. of Veterinary Medicine, Danube University Krems), AT
Former Head of the PR Committee of Austrian Biotech Industry, Austrian Federal Economic Chamber (WKÖ), AT

Professional background
Managing Director of a subsidiary of The Skills Group, one of Austria’s top 10 PR agencies
Manager Corporate Planning & Scientific Administration, Bavarian Nordic, DE
BBSRC Research Fellow, UK
Post-doc and lab management at the University of York, UK

Master of Business Administration MBA, Webster Vienna Private University, AT
PhD, Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, UK
University diploma, Biology, University of Bayreuth, DE


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Stella Oesch

When it comes to communication, languages and culture, the holder of a Music degree gets really excited. With her enthusiasm and skills she also impresses customers and colleagues at agencies, publishers and cultural institutions.

Her competence is firmly rooted in academic studies in Musicology, Philosophy, Psychology and French as well as in an excellent qualification in Public Relations.

Substantial experience with language courses and culture communication complete her profile as much as an international track record in France.



Katharina Schnell

After completing five years in sales & marketing at a global IT company and training in PR, and after attaining her PhD, she is highly competent in communicating complex scientific topics – both in an academic and in a commercial environment.

Thanks to her university diploma in British & American Studies, she is able to analyse a wide variety of topics relating to the scientific community and technology companies in the language in which they were originally published. Her background in the humanities complements her broad range of competencies as a PR consultant.

Attained a PhD in Philosophy.

Attained a university degree in British & American Studies.

Training courses: Public Relations (PRVA-certified) & Communication Design.

Five years in Sales & Marketing at Novell GmbH Austria.




Cornelia Schwemmer

A communication expert with international Public Relations expertise gained by working for a PR-agency in Berlin and by professionally supporting the organisation of events with global reach in North America.

Her practical skills are complemented by both a degree in Communication Sciences and by following a Master programme in Business Administration.

Degree in Communication Sciences.

Team member at the agency RPM Gesellschaft für Kommunikation in Berlin, Germany.

Event support at the Olympic games.