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.

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Dear friends, colleagues and partners! Our Best Wishes for the New 2019! Together we made significant progress last year. We are facing an even more crucial stage of “Cultural Management Strategy & Practice” implementation ahead of us.


Listen to the interview of Ilgiz Yanbukhtin, “Cultural Management Strategy & Practice” Program Director, on the Orpheus radio in the run-up to the VII International Cultural Forum in Saint Petersburg. Roman Berchenko, deputy CEO of the Orpheus radio on broadcasting & concert activity, is a presenter. The interview is dedicated to Ilgiz Yanbukhtin’s career paths in cultural industry, as well as to formation and development issues of “Cultural Management Strategy & Practice” educational & consulting program which has been presented at the forum.


On November 17 Ilgiz Yanbukhtin presented the program at the VII International Cultural Forum in Saint Petersburg. Presentation took place within “Music” section and was titled “Cultural Management Strategy & Practice” program. Results of 2018″.

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