Irma De Jong has worked in the classical music field for more than 25 years and has collaborated with many renowned artists and orchestras. As a project manager, she worked in various cultural projects, such as violin competitions, exhibitions and events and classical music festivals. Irma is also involved in e-learning and manages iClassical Academy. She holds a Business diploma from the Hanze College Zwolle. She studied and received her certificates in linguistics and musicology at the Open University Heerlen (the Netherlands) and obtained her Public Relations and Marketing diploma at the Dutch Institution for Marketing (NIMA).