Bettina Schulz, born in 1974 in Munich, was editor in chief of the international trade magazine novum World of Graphic Design from 2001 until 2019. She had been a member of the editorial team since 1994 and had also worked as a freelance journalist and copywriter for various international trade magazines and customers in industry. She is a member of a number of juries for international design competitions (e.g. the European Design Awards, Designpreis der Stadt München, Best of Content Marketing, Global Illustration Award, DesignEuropa Awards, IIIDawards). She is furthermore a founding member of the Creative Paper Conference and set up her own copywriting and editorial agency in Munich in July 2019.