Maxim Polkunov

Co-founder & Commercial Director, Weekend digital agency


2015 – B.A. in sociology, Russian State Social University

2016 – B.A. in branding and communication, Moscow Academy of Industry and Finance

2016 – MBA in advertising and public relations, Moscow Business School


Since 2012 is involved in digital marketing. He started his career as a marketer at 2GIS Company, coming up to head of marketing department in 2014. From 2015 to 2016 – head of marketing & sales department and special projects director at KudaGo Company. From 2016 till present moment – co-founder and commercial director of Weekend Agency for events and locations internet promotion.

Teaches at RMA business school, “Management in music business & entertainment industry” faculty.

Latest news


On March 9 the ceremony of awarding MSU advanced training certificates following pilot retreat in Norilsk, December 2020, took place at the Norilsk City Development Agency (NCDA) office. Read more “Certificates awarding as the result of pilot retreat 2020”


On February 2 the dialogue between Ilgiz Yanbukhtin, Cultural Manager Strategy & Practice Program Director, and Andrey Busygin took place.

Read more “Culture & Management online series. Dialogue with Andrey Busygin”


Dear friends, colleagues and partners! Our Best Wishes for the New 2021! “Cultural Management Strategy & Practice” continues its development. In 2020 for the first time in the program pilot external session in Norilsk took place. New goals and objectives are ahead.

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