Berufliche Laufbahn

Justus Liebig University Giessen

Magister Artium

Mittlere und Neuere Geschichte, Germanistik, Politikwissenschaft

10/1993 – 06/2003

Harald Jürgen Ille

Digital und PR-Enthusiast


Hans-Thoma-Straße 33, 69121 Heidelberg, GERMANY

Self Employment

October 2015 – today
Digital Enthusiast Harald Ille
Independent communication consultant

Social Intranets (SharePoint, Microsoft 365). Websites (WordPress, Typo3). Strategy development, new work, digital transformation, change communication, content strategy, social media, creation of newsrooms.

Clients include the Federal Employment Agency, Institute for Employment Research, Frankfurt Fair, Nestlé Germany, IT Systempartner,, University of Heidelberg (SFB 873), Frankfurt Press Club, Soroptimist Ludwigshafen.

Professional Experience

January 2020 – today
Haufe Academy Freiburg
Trainer for corporate communications and social collaboration, social intranets, Microsoft 365.

January 2017 – May 2018
Nestlé Germany S.A.
Social media manager. Development of the Corporate Publishing Center. Editorial responsibility for (SharePoint 2010).

October 2012 – September 2015
University Hospital Heidelberg
Deputy Head of Corporate Communications. Head of the media centre, online editor, Project management social intranet, hospital app, press office information software PRINS and Flyer tool, image database, document management (SharePoint 2013), web editing.

November 2000 – September 2012
City of Frankfurt
Social media officer, head of news, public relations officer, event manager and online editor. Participation in the Protestant Church Congress 2001, the Olympic bid 2003, the Römer birthday 2005, FIFA World Cups 2006 and 2011, International German Gymnastics Festival 2009. Conception, editing and programming of event websites. Editing of online and print publications,, newsletter „Frankfurt for me“, social media newsroom.

Teaching Assignments

March 2020 – today
Macromedia University Stuttgart
Lecturer for Digital Communications, Digital Technology and Digital Media Management

May 2019 – today
SRH University Heidelberg
Lecturer Media and Communication Management: Corporate Communications and Strategy

April 2018 – today
HMKW University of Applied Sciences
Lecturer Digital Corporate Communications, Online and Mobile Strategy, Media Entrepreneurship

November 2015 – today
Chamber of Industry and Commerce Darmstadt
Lecturer „Social Media Manager (IHK)“

November 2014 – today
Goethe University Frankfurt
Lecturer “Introduction to Public Relations” and “Social Media at Work”

Special Assignment

June 2010
Executive Member
World eGovernment organisation WeGo in Seoul/South Korea


July 2019 – Springer Gabler
Online communication in the marketing dialogue of medical practices and hospitals, in: Matusiewicz et. al.: Marketing in Health Care, Springer Gabler 2019.

November 2017 – Societäts-Verlag
Elisabeth Schwarzhaupt (1901 – 1986), in: Brockhoff/Kern: Frankfurter Frauengeschichte(n), Archive for Frankfurt’s History and Art, Volume 77, Societäts-Verlag Frankfurt 2017.

January 2012 – kommune21  
Press Relations 2.0: Social Media Newsroom

July 2007 – Magazine Frankfurt Press Club
The treasurer as video star


February 2020: University of Heidelberg
Centre for Organismal Studies
Science communication and public relations

April 2015: Hemau
Congress Municipal Communication
Office 2.0: Social media in government communication

December 2012: Berlin
German Institute of Urban Affairs
New forms of participation in municipalities

November 2010: Frankfurt
Deutscher Fachverlag
Speaker at the 1st Frankfurt Twittwoch Lectures at the Institute for Urban History Frankfurt, at the Museum for Communication Frankfurt, at the Institute for Urban Development and Housing in Munich, at ekom21 in Gießen, Stadt und Netz in Dortmund, Cities of Zurich, Linz and others


October 1993 – June 2003
Justus Liebig University Giessen
Medieval and Modern History: Magister Artium

October 1995 – March 1996
Salamanca University
Erasmus/Lingua scholarship

1983 – 1992
Lessing School Winnenden