Chris Zauner

E-Commerce, SEO & Online Marketing

Internet & new media evangelist
Research leads to knowledge, application leads to success.





E-Commerce Manager

Weekend Online GmbH: weekend shop, weekend markt


Co-Founder of E-Commerce Departement. Responsible for all areas, from strategic development to operational implementation.


Weekend Online GmbH:,,, et al.


SEO for all platforms including,,,, etc as well as supporting corporate publishing clients like saturn, mediamarkt or lagerhaus.


KONGY, The Konjac Sponge


Platform selection and technical design of startup infrastructure including: setup of Webshop-, CRM-, HRM-, Information- and Business-Software.

Senior SEO Project Manager


2010 - 2013

Strategic and operational Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Key Account Management & Leading a team of 4-5 SEO Project Managers. Auditing the all key areas of the SEO discipline, creating the right strategy and executing plan for all those areas.

Research Assistant

Institue for Management Information Systems - WU Vienna

2007 - 2009

Lector and researcher: e-commerce & online marketing

Database Developer

South Pacific Viscose - South Pacific Viscose/Indonesia


Database Developing in MS SQL-Server for the Human Resource Departement


University of Applied Science (FH Technikum Wien)

since 2015

lectures: e-commerce, e-business


BFI Wien

2014 - 2015

lectures: SEO, Social Media Management


Institue for Management Information Systems - WU Vienna

2007 - 2009

lectures: e-commerce, information management software, online marketing

Strategic SEO Portfolio

  • andritz-logo
  • db-logo
  • insead-logo
  • nw-logo
  • ams-logo
  • lstmk-logo
  • rg-logo
  • worba-logo
  • sk-logo
  • lh-logo

Operative SEO Portfolio

Weekend Magazin - Lifestyle Magazine


since 2015

KONGY Konjac Sponge - Online Shop

Webmaster, SEO, Inbound Marketer

since 2013

Implementation of WordPress and integration as e-commerce system

Naturkosmetik Shop BioTiful - Naturkosmetik Online-Shop

Webmaster, SEO, Inbound Marketer

since 2010

Implementation of Prestashop e-commerce system
Search Engine Marketing, Affiliate Marketing, SEO & Social Media Marketing

Biotiful Blog - Blog about organic cosmetics

Webmaster, Online Marketer

since 2009

Implementation of Wordpress
Social Media Marketing
Online PR

Hofbrauerei Kaltenböck - Private brewery

Technical Consultant, Webdesign, Webmaster

2007, 2010

Implementation of Content Management System Joomla

MIS - University deptartment site


2007 - 2009

Website Maintenance (OpenACS)
Online PR
Person in charge of content

Weekend Gutschein Shop - E-Commerce

since 2017


Die Übersiedler - Moving Company


2015 - 2016

Weekend Corporate Publishing - Publishing House

since 2015


  • Online Marketing

  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Search Engine Advertising
  • Inbound Marketing
  • Social Media Marketing
  • CMS

  • Wordpress
  • Joomla
  • SpunQ
  • Drupal
  • E-Commerce

  • Prestashop
  • Woocommerce
  • Amazon Marketplace
  • Hybris


  • Specialities

  • Google Analytics
  • Google Tag Manager
  • Google Optimize
  • Science

  • R
  • SPSS
  • NVivo
  • Programming

  • PHP, JavaScript
  • C++, Pascal, Assembler

WU Vienna - Vienna, Austria

PhD studies in Economics and Management Information Science (MIS)

Majors in: MIS, Online Marketing Communications and Marketing Analytics

Thesis: Online Marketing Communications for Microbusinesses


Lucerne University of Applied Sciences & Arts - Lucerne, Switzerland

Diploma studies in Economics

Majors in: Event- & Marketingmanagement, Cultural Management, and Journalism


Krumay, Barbara; Zauner, Christoph; and Brandtweiner, Roman:
The Impact Of Virtual Communities On E-loyalty. A Conceptual Framework
(2009). MCIS 2009 Proceedings. Paper 118. (more info)

Chris Zauner - (c) 2015 - 2018