My Working Experience

CONTRIBUTING EDITOR – Verve Magazine – London, United Kingdom - December, 2019 – Present

● Writing featuring articles for printed magazine.

CONTRIBUTING EDITOR – Kettle Magazine – London, United Kingdom - November, 2018 – Present

● Writing featuring articles for printed magazine and website.

CONTRIBUTING EDITOR – Sonik Magazine – Athens, Greece - May, 2017 - Present

● Writing and editing featuring articles for publication.

CONTRIBUTING EDITOR – – London, United Kingdom - June, 2016 - Present

● Editing of featuring articles for online publication.

EDITOR IN CHIEF & CO-FOUNDER – – Athens, Greece – July, 2013 - Present

• Writing and editing both long and short stories for online publication.
• Writing newsletter.
• Developing and soliciting feature articles from staff and contributing writers.
• Cultivating relationships with Greek and international record labels, venues, and musicians.
• Planning and executing improvements to the website to enhance usability and reader experience.
• Designed promotion program that increased readers response rate by 50%.
• Conducting interviews
• Public relations through marketing and social media management.
• Worked under the direction of the marketing director to help reach the company’s marketing goals and objectives
• Entered marketing data and helped to create data and reports for directors
• Oversaw strategic media planning, press outreach, campaign events, and all written and multimedia communication pieces.
• Prepared and delivered press releases in an organized and frequent manner to all media outlets.
• Produced written and verbal communication in the forms of emails, candidate literature, speeches and other social media entries.
• Manage website, social media outlets and call lists.
• Provided assistance during the creation of promotional materials

EDITOR IN CHIEF – – Athens, Greece – September, 2011 – July, 2013

• Wrote and edited stories and news for online publication.
• Planned and executed improvements to the website to enhance usability and reader experience.
• Writing newsletter.
• Carried out social media management.
• Edited and prepared submitted articles for publication.

EDITOR – The Book Magazine – London, United Kingdom – October, 2011 – January, 2012

• Wrote and edited short-form stories for the printed magazine.

EDITOR – – Athens, Greece – May, 2010 – September, 2011

• Wrote and edited both long and short-form stories for online publication related to Greek music scene. Conducted interviews and
undertook social media management responsibilities when necessary.

EDITOR – Local TV – Athens, Greece – September, 2009 – May, 2010

• Provided direct assistance and administrative support to Chief Editor. Supported public relations, business correspondence, and general office responsibilities. Edited and proofread the materials to be published.

CONTENT EDITOR – MTV Greece – Athens, Greece – September, 2009 – May 2010

• Wrote and proofread scripts, news releases, and newsletters, ensuring strict adherence to grammatical rules and effective communication principles.

My Education

JOURNALISM , BA – London Metropolitan University 10/2018 - present day

• Shorthand (60 words per minute)
• Advanced Reporting
• Media Law and Ethics
• Newsroom Production
• Writing Skills

“PUBLIC RELATIONS ON DIGITAL MEDIA” – University of Singapore 10/2015 - 01/2016

• Overview of the strategic role of Public Relations management in achieving long-term business goals (planning campaigns, optimization of social media content et al.)
• E-learning program through (certificate acquired)

“INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC BUSINESS” – Berklee College of Music 02/2016 - 05/2016

• Overview of the basic history of the music industry and today's business trends; recording agreements the basics of copyright law to the music business; the role of agents, managers, attorneys, and specific business entities.

• E-learning program through (certificate acquired)

DEGREE IN SPORTS COMMUNICATION – Athens Sports Journalism Private Vocational Training Institute 09/2006 - 07/2008

• Enhanced development of writing and reporting skills; journalism ethics; the role of sports as business and entertainment, and the impact of sports on society.