Norbert Kettner

Vienna Tourist Board
Managing Director

Norbert Kettner (*1967) has been the Vienna Tourist Board’s Director since September 2007. Prior to this (from 2003), he was founding managing director of departure wirtschaft, kunst und kultur GmbH, Austria’s first business promotion institution for creative industries. From 1993 to 2003 he was spokesman for the Executive City Councilor of Finance and Deputy Mayor of Vienna. From 2010 he has been member of the board of trustees of the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation ORF. He is deputy chairman of the supervisory board of Vienna City Marketing Agency, deputy chairman of the supervisory board of Kunsthalle Wien and member of the City of Vienna’s Economic Council 2030. 2015 he chaired the municipal steering committee of the Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna