A Marketing and Human Resources Expert trying to create social impact using innovative methods.
Social Entrepreneurship: Creating social change by bringing people and resources together to create solutions to social problems in numerous occasions and successful projects.
Marketing: I have been working in immensely different marketing positions, markets and projects that have offered me significant experience in the domain. This includes market research, marketing planning, new product/services development, value propositions, community building, collaborative product development, social media strategy, pricing, promotion. I have been using innovative approaches to bring results through training and community building with great and quantified results.
Fundraising: EU projects, crowdfunding, proposal writing.
New Ventures: Great experience in bringing new ventures from the idea to concrete results.
Human Resources Management: In different settings, mainly the public sector for many years (focus on processes and strategy) and in the 3rd sector of the economy (volunteer recruitment, selection and management).
Public Sector Experience:
1. HR department of General Secretariat of Social Security, responsible for 26,000 employees. Significant experience in developing new processes and legislation.
2. E-gov change agent.
Startups: Having collaborated and consulted numerous startups, I have acquired experience in creating and assessing different business models, lean methodology in product development, partnership development.
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Twitter username: @vgiannak
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