Staff Testimonials

“Working with Managing Director Pinar Erzin and experiencing her energy and drive has always inspired me. This has given me a lot of satisfaction and determination to help grow ACCUCOMS to where it is right now. Being able to use my languages, travel and meet interesting customers makes the job worthwhile, and as long as Pinar is guiding the company more exciting challenges lay ahead. Pinar hired me against all odds in 2002 and I have surely never regretted it.” – Egon Menardi, The Netherlands


“What makes ACCUCOMS stand out is that every single employee has a stake in the company’s success.  We are very team-driven, and we operate in a way that puts collective goals ahead of individual glory. In 10 years we have grown very quickly, and we continue to succeed because we are a nimble organization that can rise to any challenge we may face. Everyone at ACCUCOMS is smart, energetic, and fun to work with. We love what we do, and it shows in the strong relationships we have built with our customers.” – John Banionis, North America


“Working at ACCUCOMS is a great pleasure for me. The thing I appreciate most about the company is that it has given me the opportunity to balance work and life by allowing me to work flexible hours. I managed to contribute a lot to the company and I still have time for my family. ACCUCOMS also gives me the opportunity to work in a pleasant multicultural environment and I have very nice colleagues from different parts of the world. The management team is very good in making sure that the suggestions and opinions of employees are included in the company planning process. I am proud to be part of ACCUCOMS.” –  Fortunate Mudzwiti, The Netherlands


“Since joining ACCUCOMS almost 4 years ago I’ve learned so many new things: colleagues taught me about the industry and shared their knowledge with me. I will always be thankful to the people who believed in me and gave me this opportunity to grow, not only within the company but also as a person. At ACCUCOMS I have learned so much – I laughed, I cried, I faced challenges, and I also experienced very beautiful moments that will stay forever in my memory. Here’s to continuing my career at this exceptional company.” – Paola Formica, The Netherlands


“Working at ACCUCOMS is a great pleasure and a privilege. I am surrounded by a diverse team; all intelligent and friendly people. ACCUCOMS allows me the opportunity to be in contact with people from different countries, not only within the organization, but also with our clients from across the globe. Time flies when I’m working for different publishers and when I’m approaching various organizations. It is because of ACCUCOMS that I have developed my skills and learnt a lot about myself and the world. I am sure this won’t be any different in the future.” – Carina de Jong, The Netherlands


“ACCUCOMS is international but also very flexible. This is exactly the working environment in which people can develop and make a difference! Whenever there’s an opportunity or challenge coming our way we can adjust and jump right in. We contact and serve our customers in local languages and the communication lines between management and staff are short. It’s exciting and motivating to be a part of this fruitful, ever-expanding company. And it is for these reasons that I am happy to say I still work here for almost six years now!” – Eva Sevestre, The Netherlands


“ACCUCOMS is a company that offers an enjoyable and engaging working environment with wonderful colleagues from all over the world. The company offers many growth and development opportunities and a chance to learn how to think outside the box and always find new ways to achieve the best results for the publishers we represent. It has been exciting to work at ACCUCOMS almost from the very beginning and to see and be part of the company’s constant growth, changes and pleasant surprises.” – Anouk Snijders, Latin America


“Since joining ACCUCOMS in 2006 I have had many opportunities to develop both my sales and marketing skills, and my industry knowledge. ACCUCOMS has enabled me to greatly boost my career with a diverse range of exciting and challenging projects. At ACCUCOMS there are no limitations for growth and I’ve always been encouraged to stretch myself, improve my knowledge and develop new skills. No day is ever the same and, for me, it is this diversity that makes working at ACCUCOMS really enjoyable. ACUCOMS is people-focused and this remains strong throughout the company’s growth and development. We are now at a time of rapid growth and exciting new global initiatives. This is an exciting time to be working at ACCUCOMS and I look forward to the opportunities and challenges that come with the expansion of the business. I’m looking forward to my future at the company and I believe ACCUCOMS is an excellent organization with which to build a career.” – Raluca Pop, The Netherlands


“Although I have only been with ACCUCOMS for a short period of time, I have found the company and the people I work with to be amazing. This is a group of very talented, dedicated and friendly people. I have worked for some great companies during my career, but none of them can match the teamwork environment at ACCUCOMS.  My only regret is that I wish I would have worked at ACCUCOMS earlier on in my career!” – Don West, North America


“I am very grateful for the opportunity ACCUCOMS has given me to discover my hidden skills and gain experience in the industry. I am happy to work in a team that, despite the challenges of a growing company, still manages to preserve a hands-on, practical mentality” – Albert Borsen, The Netherlands


“ACCUCOMS is a company that supports and believes in their staff. I have developed a lot during my time here and continuously grow because of the challenges and opportunities that come my way. What I find most impressive about ACCUCOMS is the people and the management. I am proud to be a part of ACCUCOMS and happy to see that we keep on growing and keep on delivering great results all around the world.” – Yamit Viitaoja, Scandinavia 


“Prior to working at ACCUCOMS, I never imagined that I would be able to serve a company that would allow me to balance my work and my family. This is a truly professional organization that never compromises on quality. Employees are motivated with various internal competitions and the company importantly rewards talent and achievements. There is a great team spirit across all territories and employees understand their role and leave no stone unturned to give their best. I am proud to be associated with such energetic people.” – Chandrima Roy, India


“As a publisher I worked with ACCUCOMS for many years, and grew to know the company and its people not only as a trustworthy and professional organization that obtained results, but also as friends and close colleagues. Joining ACCUCOMS was therefore an easy decision as employees shared the same values of hard work, creativity, and an entrepreneurial spirit while at the same time getting to know clients as individuals and enjoying doing business together. This is a company where you always have a voice no matter who you are, and good ideas are encouraged and fully supported. As an employee you also have the privilege to work with some great publishers and learn from them every day!” – Simon Boisseau, United Kingdom


“I am really grateful to ACCUCOMS for allowing me the opportunity to gain experience as a Marketing Intern. I could not have chosen a better place for my first internship. People here are really nice and willing to help all the time. Moreover, being part of an international organizations is one of the greatest things. The marketing team is really professional and I feel comfortable with them because they have a lot of experience. I know I am in the right hands to develop myself as a future marketer. It excited me to work in the online media field and on different campaigns and projects. I’ve definitely started my career at the right place!” – Jackeline Mosayhuate, The Netherlands


“I instantly connected with ACCUCOMS staff members when I met them at the beginning of 2012 for the first time. From the onset, I noticed that Pinar Erzin, Managing Director, has the ability to motivate people and encourage them to participate in all decisions that affect the workplace. She is a dynamic boss who leads from front and who has ability to encourage people to go above and beyond.” – Rakesh Malik, India


“From the day I started my role I was impressed with the positive attitude of staff members. I immediately appreciated the pleasant atmosphere and identified with the likeminded, driven people, and this hasn’t changed since. ACCUCOMS offers an exciting international environment where people who love languages and different cultures will feel very much at home. It is a stimulating environment that enables you to learn and grow in your career and at the same time, support publishers and librarians on a global scale. ” – Elizabeth Joss, The Netherlands


“I have always enjoyed being in libraries where colorful books are placed on shelves. Feeling the dynamic and profound brainwork of readers and researchers is a joy. This is what ACCUCOMS embodies in a very modern way. When I work it feels as though I could be anywhere in the world. My colleagues and I share a commitment to knowledge, the silence of studying, and a shared focus to develop new ideas. Renewals, promotions and phone contacts are always customer-oriented. We call customers in their own language which keeps them interested. ACCUCOMS staff members are  knowledgeable, advanced professionals who importantly understand the future of knowledge.” – Valeria Pierdominici, The Netherlands


“ACCUCOMS is one of the rarest companies where you can experience pure joy, happiness and excitement. The people at ACCUCOMS have simply become part of my family and working here over the past two and a half years has helped me develop myself and my career. I’m glad to be a part of this splendid group!” – Semih Bakar, Turkey and the Balkans


“ACCUCOMS presents an opportunity to grow on both a personal and professional level. This is an international, multicultural environment where we are able to innovate and find different ways to perform our roles and activities in order to succeed. The experience of collaborating within this unique team has been exciting, not only because of the high-quality activities we are involved in but also due to the learning and development process where staff contributions are important for building stronger relations with other colleagues and with the customers we represent around the world. I am very thankful for this opportunity.” –  Jorge Elizondo, Latin America


“ACCUCOMS has been my second family since I joined the company in 2007. I love working with a diverse group of people that are generous in sharing their skills and knowledge of the industry. ACCUCOMS allows me to embrace and appreciate the changes that let me grow professionally. It has been a great pleasure being a part of an energetic and ambitious global team.” – Vangie Kramers, The Netherlands


“I have always worked in niche sectors and working at ACCUCOMS is my first experience in the publishing sector.
As a sales representative, the company has offered me the opportunity of owning my territories and developing my knowledge with help and support from my team. I face new challenges every day and this helps me grow and learn in my position. My aim is to help spread word of publishers in my territories – a rewarding job of which i’m proud. At ACCUCOMS everyone’s opinion matters and this is something I value. This makes a big difference in an office. Not a day goes by when I do not brainstorm or share ideas with a team member and this keeps all staff members tightly knit and well-informed. All-in-all, the ACCUCOMS experience is full of love, laughs and successes!” – Nahriman Dougarem, The Netherlands


“ACCUCOMS is a unique company in the publisher services industry. It is also a wonderful place to work. We are small, nimble, quality-driven and resourceful. At the same time, we are global, creative, experienced and dedicated to our customers’ success. ACCUCOMS has allowed me to effectively use my skills on behalf of a client who has high sales representation standards. The ACCUCOMS culture and leadership inspire me to work hard and to stay challenged every day.” – William Durant, North America


“At ACCUCOMS I have learned that it isn’t just about representing publishers and their products. I have learned that creating partnerships with publishers is of utmost importance. It is about finding the very best solution for publishers. When I first met staff members at ACCUCOMS I was surprised by their passion for what they do. It felt like nothing was impossible to achieve and I appreciated and loved this positivity. This has made me want to join as a staff member because I equally believe that there is nothing we cannot do in our work and in life. Everything is possible.” – Seong Hwi Jeon, Korea


“I feel excited to be a part of the talented, experienced and enthusiastic team at ACCUCOMS. Working for Swets has given me the opportunity to grow professionally and personally. The past 11 years at Swets have been a learning curve for me having contact with customers in Latin America as well as working with colleagues and publishers from around the world. And now with the leadership of ACCUCOMS I feel even more excited to be part of this enthusiastic and professional team, to share our knowledge and experiences to achieve our combined goals.” – Susana Meneses Jimenez, Latin America


“Working at ACCUCOMS gives me the opportunity to get in contact with peoples from all around the globe. Some days, I am calling Australia and Asia in the morning, Europe in the early afternoon and USA in the late afternoon, all from ACCUCOMS’ HQ in Leiden. It requires a great ability to empathize, and it is this cultural diversity that I like most in my job. Of course, in some countries it is difficult to reach the right librarian or to retrieve the information that you want to get, but that’s always an interesting challenge, often with a positive result.” – Oncko Heldring, The Netherlands (March 2016)


“When I started in ACCUCOMS in the spring of 2013, I had just arrived in the Netherlands with only a bachelor degree in philosophy in the pocket. Working at ACCUCOMS offered me a unique opportunity to gain foothold in a new country as well as gaining professional experience within an stimulating industry. During my two years at university, ACCUCOMS has showed great flexibility and understanding regarding my working hours, which I am grateful for. Now as I have graduated, I am still being challenged with interesting new tasks and responsibilities. Working at ACCUCOMS is motivating and as we are always trying to reach the next level as a team and individuals.” – Rasmus Andersen, The Netherlands (May 2016)


“I came to Accucoms in May 2015 looking for a part time job, I found so much more – family, friends, love and the opportunity to learn and make an amazing difference not only in my life but all those I come in contact with. I am truly blessed to be a part of such a wonderful company and to work for a very energetic and positive person as Pinar. Working at Accucoms headquarters is just another sweet part of my daily life.” – Ilhem Bomhof, the Netherlands (May 2016)


“I truly feel lucky enough to be associated with ACCUCOMS, as because of the work culture, today I am able to make a  balance between both my professional and my personal life. Moreover it is very motivating to be a part of such a dynamic and international team and this further gives me the enthusiasm and opportunity to grow professionally. It has been a great pleasure being a part of ACCUCOMS” – Arpita Ghatuary, India (May 2016)


“Working at Accucoms is a great source of inspiration, working with talented and devoted people from all over the world. This is a modern and flexible employer which gives you room to grow. At Accucoms I’ve been given the chance to greatly develop my skills in sales and building long term customer relationships. Accucoms keeps moving forward no matter the challenge, and I’m curious and excited to see what the future beholds for this company!” – Linda Granberg, The Netherlands (May 2016)


“To be part of Accucoms means to be surrounded by people with a variety of different backgrounds and interests. The company provides the right environment to explore and develop my abilities and creativity. Accucoms is always open to new ideas and constant improvement. It’s a pleasure to be part of this vibrant community and I simply enjoy my work here.” – Erika Elenbaas, The Netherlands (May 2016)


“Back in 2015, company director and founder Pinar Erzin offered me a ticket to join the ACCUCOMS journey. Working in a team with all the different personalities, talents and competences in an international environment has always inspired me. But what inspires me the most is to see how ACCUCOMS facilitates people to create their own role so they can make a difference. Pinar’s drive, experience and innovative ideas make this company a great place to work. Being part of ACCUCOMS, which we prefer to call the ACCUCOMS family, really is a privilege.” – Martijn Platenkamp, The Netherlands (May 2016)


“ACCUCOMS has given me the opportunity to work in an international and culturally diverse environment, where I can express my creative skills. The friendly atmosphere of the office makes every working day for me a pleasure. Seeing how hardworking and how motivated my colleagues are really inspires me. What I love most about working here is that it supports work-life balance. I am very grateful to what ACCUCOMS has offered me.” – Jamie Hernandez, The Netherlands (May 2016)


“Working at ACCUCOMS is an incredibly unique opportunity where one can find such an extensive collaboration of bright minds within the publishing industry all working towards the same goal.  Being able to tap into the knowledge and experience from any person within the company from the top on down is a firm example of the company’s commitment to excellence as a team, while also taking in consideration the individual and their work/life balance.” – Robert Bergiven, The United States (May 2016)

“From the start, I’ve found the people at Accucoms genial and considerate colleagues. The work is very rewarding, due to the numerous different tasks it entails and the great diversity in products: we get to speak to librarians and product specialists all around the world. Having so many different nationalities and languages in the office definitely enlivens each day.”  – Coen van der Wolf, The Netherlands (May 2016)


“I have been working at ACCUCOMS for 2 years and I can say that it has been an honor for me to occupy the position of Commercial Manager for LATAM and receiving the trust and support of all my professional team in LATAM and also from other Regions. Working at ACCUCOMS is for me much more than just a current professional activity, it is also a personal mission and an experiment of the everyday life. Working in this industry and in such a diverse and contrasted region that is LATAM made my job a little bit more exciting every day, bringing me new learnings and knowledge. In addition, LATAM is a region with huge potential and very challenging at the same time which makes my work also very interesting. Working at ACCUCOMS had been a learning journey that I hope will continue and will keep on making me growing both on professional and personal aspects.” – Eva Barboza, Latin America (May 2016)


“As my 10+ years with ACCUCOMS continues to flourish, I still very much feel part of an innovative, dynamic group as we continue to grow as a team. It truly is a gift to work with such a wonderful colleagues of so many different cultures who truly respects one another and works together in continuing in our success.” Kimberly Blizzard,The United States (May 2016)


“Working at ACCUCOMS is probably one of the best things that happened to me, I feel like I have a big family living across the globe. Every member of the team collaborates and this synergy carries us further and faster than I could’ve imagined. As my first year at ACCUCOMS is behind me I got help in every step of the way from my colleagues and they were only happy to do it. I’ve learnt so much about the industry, customer relations, effective communication and most importantly to look forward to future challenges just because they are opportunities to learn more. I am really proud to call myself a part of ACCUCOMS.” – Bugra Sengun, Turkey (May 2016)


“ACCUCOMS is one of the rarest companies where you can gain the Experience,  learn how to be motivated , work addicted in the Happiest way.  since i Joined ACCUCOMS two years ago the teams became my second family . I’m glad to be a part of this fantastic Family!” ” – Khalaf Alassaf, Jordan (May 2016)


“ACCUCOMS has grown considerably the past years and has managed to maintain its dynamic and hands-on mentality in the process. We are more than ever a global company and a force to be reckoned with. It’s great to welcome new colleagues, see other colleagues move on within the company, experience new initiatives and see clients come back every year. ACCUCOMS remains an pleasant, open and flexible company where you can really contribute to tangible results. – Edwin Hofman, The Netherlands (May 2016)


”The last four years of working in Accucoms has indeed been an enriching experience. Quality work, great environment and learning opportunities are the reasons why I like to work here. My seniors and colleagues are very organized and easy to work with. The whole experience has been great and I am very happy to be a part of this organization.”  – Pinar Teke, Turkey (May 2016)


“Nothing beats the feeling of being continuously challenged, while still feel happily doing the job. It has already been three years of learning, sharing experiences and most important feeling like there it’s just a start. Every morning seems like a new day, a day that I want to find and achieve something to my Accucoms as well as myself, a day that I would know for a fact that I will connect with a brother or sister from around the globe, these are my fellow Accucoms colleagues spread into more than 20 different countries, yet very much alike, isn’t this amazing?” – Eyad Mohammad, Jordan (May 2016)