John G.

Professional in Travel & Media focused on Sales, Marketing & Business Development

Greece
EN

Strategic, growth-focused professional with experience in Sales, Marketing, and Business Development. Specialized expertise in travel and media industries. Competency in identifying and seizing opport...see more

  • Professional Services
  • Hospitality & Travel
  • Digital & Broadcast Media
  • Sales
  • ...

300

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Head of International Distribution

ERT S.A. HELLENIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION
1 year
Current position
Apr 2021 - Present
Responsible for the international distribution of ERT content including ERT World linear channel, ERTFlix International, and Voice of Greece radio station.

Founder

Ethos Hospitality Consulting
2 years
Current position
Jun 2020 - Present
Hospitality Sales Consultancy specializing in Travel Trade.

Travel Designer

Blu Cove Greece
8 months
Oct 2019 - Jun 2020
Blu Cove Greece is a boutique Destination Management Company dedicated to providing the best of Greece to the world’s esteemed travel advisors. Focused on the high-net-worth market, the...see more

Sales Manager

Euphoria Retreat, a Holistic Wellbeing Destination Spa
8 months
Feb 2019 - Oct 2019
Sales Manager during launch of the property. Responsible for introduction of the property to consortium partners, trade shows, wellness agencies, and luxury agencies, as well as organiz...see more

Contracting Executive

Axia Hospitality
1 year
Dec 2017 - Feb 2019
Responsible for Luxury Collection portfolio of Axia Hospitality. New business development in Leisure and Corporate segments Negotiating and contracting for our hotel partners with cons...see more

Deputy Manager Sales and Marketing

Spyrou Skopelos Experience
2 years
May 2016 - Nov 2017
Create and execute marketing plan for hotel group in Greece including destination marketing, paid and barter advertisement, Media and FAM Trips, digital marketing strategy. Assist with ...see more

Owner

Up&Go Travel, LLC
1 year
Sep 2015 - Mar 2017
Up&Go Travel is an Independent Agency in the Avoya Travel Network specializing in cruises and additional travel services.

Manager - Travel Sales

Travelive
5 years
Mar 2011 - Sep 2015
Supported sales to drive ideal growth for luxury travel company offering packages to Greece, Italy, Spain, Turkey, and Egypt. Provided training and monitoring to optimize performance fo...see more

Business Development Manager

Cloud Media
1 year
Oct 2009 - Mar 2011
Served as one of three founders of Weather TV - first channel to be licensed for IPTV in Greece. Negotiated partnership with world’s largest weather provider AccuWeather Inc. Created un...see more

Channel Manager, Antenna Europe

Antenna TV
4 years
Jan 2006 - Oct 2009
Launched Pay TV channel for Europe and created subscriber base from the ground-up. Built marketing and call center teams spanning Germany and UK. Established network of affiliate satell...see more

Head of Marketing for International Pay TV Channels

Antenna TV
2 years
May 2004 - Jan 2006
Successfully expanded and leveraged ideal brand position spanning multiple international markets utilizing various strategies, including: development of marketing strategy, vendor partn...see more

Marketing Coordinator

Echostar Communications, Dish Network
1 year
Jan 2002 - Jan 2003
All aspects of marketing mix including: subscriber acquisition, retention, promotions, online presence. Worked closely with Dish Network's call center to inform and incentive new clien...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Professional Services
  • Hospitality & Travel
  • Digital & Broadcast Media

Role experience

  • Sales
  • Operations