Peak Ace AG

Established in 2007, Peak Ace AG is an international performance marketing agency headquartered in Berlin, Germany. With more than 110 employees, we implement campaigns in over 20 languages at native speaker level.

Our technology-driven approach enables us to operate as a one-stop shop for highly flexible, data-driven solutions for all relevant performance marketing channels. Consequently, we help our customers significantly optimise their marketing budget, thus making them more profitable and efficient.

Our core business is performance marketing which includes services in paid advertising, organic search (SEO), content marketing and marketing technologies such as conversion rate optimisation and digital analytics.

Our innovative campaigns have been recognised multiple times by the European Search Awards, having been the recipient of the prestigious “Best SEO Campaign” award. Likewise, at the Drum Search Awards, we not only won "Best Use of Data" but we were also honoured with the "Grand Prix" for our work.

Working closely with world-renowned brands such as Airbnb, SEPHORA, OTTO Group and A&O Hotels and Hostels, we have established ourselves as a confident market-leader thanks to our dedication to consistently delivering excellence.

More about our Team and Management

Some impressions from our office

Management

Bastian Grimm

Director Organic Search

Bastian Grimm is responsible for the Search Engine Optimization as well as the Performance Content Marketing business at Peak Ace. Bastian is an expert at Performance Marketing with more than 15 years of experience in both Performance Marketing and SEO. With a passion for software development and engineering, he loves partnering with IT and marketing departments to ensure that our customers - together with his team - develop exceptional solutions with sustainable results. Bastian also focuses on the design and implementation of global SEO strategies, the building and development of SEO teams, SEO Management Consulting, as well as training and leading workshops.

Marcel Prothmann

Director Performance Advertising

Marcel Prothmann is responsible for the Paid Search business at Peak Ace, with more than 15 years of successful experience and expertise in Online Marketing. He began his career in the industry working with an online retailer but quickly realized that working with a variety of customer accounts in an agency setting was his perfect fit. Marcel is committed to exceptional results and enjoys working with SEA accounts of all sizes, especially those involving customers with specific parameters and expectations for their desired performance. His motto is: Diligence is the way to success in Search Engine Advertising.

Team

Performance Advertising

Marcel

Director Performance Advertising

Alexandra

Project Manager

Anastasia

PPC Manager

Adrien

PPC Manager

Cansu

PPC Manager

Christian

PPC Manager

Daniel

PPC Manager

David

PPC Manager

Doani

PPC Manager

Ellis

PPC Manager

Eva

PPC Manager

Finn

Social Advertising Manager

Jeroen

PPC Manager

Josep

PPC Manager

Julia

PPC Team Lead Search

Juuso

PPC Manager

Ludmilla

PPC Manager

Lukas

PPC Manager

Marc

PPC Team Lead International

Mario

PPC Manager

Mateusz

PPC Manager

Matteo

PPC Manager

Michala

PPC Manager

Patrycja

PPC Manager

Paul

Team Lead Social Advertising

Paula

PPC Manager

Piotr

PPC Manager

Renato

PPC Manager

Rene

PPC Manager

Richmond Cole

Social Advertising Manager

Sophie

PPC Manager

Stefanie

Social Advertising Manager

Tanja

PPC Manager

Teresa

PPC Manager

Tonje

PPC Manager

Veronika

PPC Manager

Viktoria

PPC Manager

Ziv

PPC Manager

Organic Search

Bastian

Director Organic Search

Andor

Head of SEO

Anne

Online Editor

Celina

Online Editor

Chantal-Virginie

SEO Manager

Elena

Online Editor

Elle

Online Editor

Friedrich

SEO Manager

Ivan

SEO Manager

Joao

Online Editor

Jonas

SEO Manager

Kai

SEO Manager

Maximilian

SEO Manager

Maciej

Online Editor

Maria Victoria

SEO Manager

Maurice

SEO Manager

Max

SEO Manager

Sarah

Online Editor

Sontje

Online Editor

Content Marketing

Dominique

Head of Content Marketing

Aleksandar

Content Marketing Manager

Diana

Project Manager

Elena

Project Manager Content Marketing

Elena

Content Marketing Manager

Eva

Content Marketing Manager

Gordon

Content Marketing Manager

Gülsüm

Content Marketing Manager

Laura

Content Marketing Manager

Maria

Content Marketing Manager

Maria

Content Marketing Manager

Marlene

Content Marketing Manager

Raffaele

Content Marketing Manager

Sheila

Content Marketing Manager

Tom

Content Marketing Manager

Development

Kadir

Team Lead Development

George

Developer

Andrey

Developer

Anna

Developer

Anthony

Developer

Roman

Developer

Valentyna

Developer

Sales

Alessa

Business Development Manager

Samantha

Business Development Manager

HR & Office Management

Kristin

Director Finance & Legal

Edmundo

Business Intelligence Manager

Elias

Recruiting Manager

Isabel

HR Manager

Jacqueline

HR Manager

Marc

System Admin

Marina

Office Manager

Maximilian

Accountant

Melanie

Team Lead Backoffice

Nicole

Office Assistant

Norman

System Admin

Rebecca

Recruiting Manager

Sandra

Manager Verkauf & Kundenbetreuung

Thomas

Cook

Toni

System Admin

Victoria

Receptionist

Marketing Technology

Steffen

Team Lead Marketing Technology

Ahmed

Developer

Alexander

Developer

Daniel

Marketing Technologist

Gamze

Marketing Technologist

Design

Lutz

Webdesigner

Alexander

Designer

Ivona

Webdesigner

Peak Ace Timeline

Today

  • The campaign for our customer Nets was awarded the prize for “Best Integrated Campaign”! On top of that, Peak Ace’s CEO & Co-Founder Bastian Grimm was chosen for the award “Search Personality of the Year”!
    • June 2019
    • European Search Awards 2019
  • Our campaign, “Peak Ace & Nets – The Digital Reinvention of a Nordic Payment Giant” has won two awards for the “Best Integrated Campaign” and “Best Advertising Campaign” at the 2019 SEMrush Nordic Search Awards!
    • April 2019
    • SEMrush Nordic Search Awards 2019
  • Peak Ace is nominated for three European Search Awards.
    • April 2019
    • European Search Awards 2019
  • In five categories Peak Ace got shortlisted for the Nordic SEMrush Awards.
    • March 2019
    • SEMrush Nordic Awards 2019
  • My Media Group, France’s leading independent consulting and media buying group, acquired a 51 % majority share in Peak Ace, Germany’s leading independent performance marketing agency.
    • Jan. 2019
    • Peak Ace has become a member of the My Media Group
  • 110 Employees
    • Jan. 2019
  • We are counted amongst the 500 fastest growing companies in Germany for our 4th consecutive year.
    • Oct. 2018
    • Focus Wachstumschampion 2019
  • We won “Best SEO Campaign” for our SEO and Content Marketing campaign for our customer kartenmacherei!
    • May 2018
    • “Best SEO Campaign” at European Search Awards
  • Our SEO & Content Marketing campaign for our customer kartenmacherei was awarded the prize for “Best Use of Data”! In addition, we were able to bring home the “Grand Prix”!
    • Apr. 2018
    • The Drum Search Awards
  • Peak Ace joins the European alliance of independent digital marketing agencies.
    • Apr. 2018
    • Dall Int. (Digital Alliance International)
  • Peak Ace was shortlisted in two SEO categories.
    • Mar. 2018
    • European Search Awards 2018
  • As our team continues to grow, we have set up a third office, also in Berlin-Kreuzberg at Leuschnerdamm.
    • Mar. 2018
    • The opening of our third office
  • Peak Ace was shortlisted in two SEO categories.
    • Mar. 2018
    • The Drum Search Awards 2018
  • 100 Employees
    • Mar. 2018
  • 90 Employees
    • Jan. 2018
  • For the fourth time, Peak Ace secured a place among the 50 fastest growing companies in Germany.
    • Nov. 2017
    • Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Award
  • Peak Ace was ranked among the 500 fastest growing German enterprises for the third year in a row.
    • Oct. 2017
    • Focus Wachstumschampion 2018
  • Peak Ace was shortlisted in two PPC categories.
    • Sep. 2017
    • International Performance Marketing Awards 2017
  • 73 Employees
    • Aug. 2017
  • Peak Ace celebrates its 10th anniversary.
    • Jul. 2017
    • 10 years Peak Ace
  • In the Financial Times, Peak Ace ranks among the 1,000 fastest growing companies in Europe.
    • Apr. 2017
    • FT1000
  • Peak Ace was shortlisted in both SEO and PPC in five categories in total.
    • Mar. 2017
    • European Search Awards 2017
  • 58 Employees
    • Dec. 2016
  • Peak Ace is awarded the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Award for the second time, which honours the 500 fastest growing tech companies in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
    • Dec. 2016
    • Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA Awards
  • The Search Performance Advertising Campaign for our client Airbnb in 13 languages has secured us a place, among 700 applicants, on the shortlist for the Google Premier Partner Awards, which honour particularly innovative ideas in digital marketing.
    • Nov. 2016
    • Google Premier Partner Awards
  • Peak Ace was one of two German companies awarded the Red Herring Global Top 100 Award, making us one of the 100 most innovative tech companies in Europe, Asia and North America.
    • Nov. 2016
    • Red Herring Global Top 100 Awards
  • As in the previous year, Peak Ace ranked #8 in the “Advertising, Marketing and Media” category, making it one of the 500 fastest growing companies in Germany.
    • Nov. 2016
    • Focus Wachstumschampion 2017
  • Peak Ace is again one of the 50 most innovative and fastest growing German tech companies, which shows that our growth strategy is working out nicely.
    • Nov. 2016
    • Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Awards
  • The SEO strategy we created for our customer Classic Trader has secured us a place on the shortlist for the Marketing Intelligence and Innovation Awards, which honor particularly innovative solutions in search engine marketing.
    • Sep. 2016
    • Marketing Intelligence and Innovation Awards 2016
  • 52 Employees
    • Jul. 2016
  • Our Team continues to grow month by month, which is why we move into an additional office (2500 square feet) located right next to our ‘’old“ office on Leuschnerdamm.
    • Jul. 2016
    • Opening of our second office
  • Our campaign for our client Classic Trader is voted as the best SEO campaign, which is a major honour for us. Competition at the European Search Awards is very strong, which is why we are very pleased when the jury, who consists of top players from the world of Online Marketing, chooses our campaign over those of our competitors.
    • May 2016
    • Best SEO Campaign at the European Search Awards
  • 30 Employees
    • Dec. 2015
  • Peak Ace is one of the 500 fastest growing companies in Germany that, through innovative approaches, continues to strengthen the country’s economy. In our category, we ranked #8, a great result.
    • Nov. 2015
    • Focus Wachstumschampion 2016
  • Peak Ace is considered one of the 50 most innovative German tech enterprises for the second consecutive year. We are continuing to grow!
    • Nov. 2015
    • Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Award
  • With two in-house software solutions that can also be used internationally, Peak Ace is among the Top 100 tech innovators in EMEA. We boast a Paid Search solution with integrated bid management and an SEO & Content Marketing Suite for running Organic Search campaigns with integrated controlling and reporting features.
    • Apr. 2015
    • Red Herring Top 100 Europe Award
  • Peak Ace also ranks among the 500 fastest growing technology companies in Europe, Middle East, and Africa. Our recognition now extends beyond Germany to the rest of the world.
    • Nov. 2014
    • Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA Award
  • Peak Ace is among the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Germany. This distinction confirms that our philosophy of sustainable growth and hard work is starting to pay off.
    • Nov. 2014
    • Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Award
  • 31 Employees
    • Dec. 2014
  • What started out as a pure Paid Search Agency had now become a Full Service Agency, also offering SEO, link management as well as Content & PR. This extended service package, as well as our growing international client base, made it necessary to re-brand.
    • Aug. 2014
    • Re-branding from Ads2people GmbH & Co KG to Peak Ace AG
  • Bastian Grimm joins Ads2people as Head of the Organic Search department.
    • Mar. 2013
    • Bastian Grimm joins Ads2people to manage the SEO business.
  • 11 Employees
    • Dec. 2012
  • 10 Employees
    • Dec. 2011
  • Our office in Oranienstrasse turns out to be too small for our growing team. In August 2011 we move into our current 5200 square foot space on Leuschnerdamm.
    • Aug. 2011
    • move to Leuschnerdamm
  • 9 Employees
    • Dec. 2009
  • 4 Employees
    • Dec. 2008
  • 2 Employees
    • Dec. 2007
  • Ads2People is established in 2007 as a Paid Search Agency.
    • 2007
    • Foundation