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  • Years of experience
    15 years
  • Degree
    International Marketing
  • Location
    London, UK
  • Specialisation
    Marketing, Website Monetisation

After completing his International Marketing studies at the University of Greenwich in London, Kostas started working in Travel, Publishing and then entered the world of marketing agencies in 2005.

In his first agency role Kostas worked as Head of SEO for Touch Search an online marketing agency (subsidiary of the Touch Group witch owned Touch Local, the business directory and Touch Briefings niche publications for healthcare). There Kostas developed and managed a team of 6 raising revenue by 400% in less than 2 years, before moving on to a more general role in Marketing for a travel industry aggregator.

The return to agency marketing was in 2007 with the creation of Social Media Marketing, an agency dedicated to the integration of social media in every marketing mix.

8 years later Social Media Status was born. A CPM (Client Performance Management) tool for digital agencies combining client performance reports and business performance forecasting with employee management built in.

After completing his International Marketing studies at the University of Greenwich in London, Kostas started working in Travel, Publishing and then entered the world of marketing agencies in 2005.

In his first agency role Kostas worked as Head of SEO for Touch Search an online marketing agency (subsidiary of the Touch Group witch owned Touch Local, the business directory and Touch Briefings niche publications for healthcare). There Kostas developed and managed a team of 6 raising revenue by 400% in less than 2 years, before moving on to a more general role in Marketing for a travel industry aggregator.

The return to agency marketing was in 2007 with the creation of Social Media Marketing, an agency dedicated to the integration of social media in every marketing mix.

8 years later Social Media Status was born. A CPM (Client Performance Management) tool for digital agencies combining client performance reports and business performance forecasting with employee management built in.

Professional skills

  • Marketing

    Kostas has been running marketing campaigns since 2003 and has worked for a variety of businesses, from blue-chip corporations, AIM listed companies as well as SME's.
  • Project Management

    Kostas has been managing marketing and development teams for the duration of his career.
  • Website Monetisation

    Kostas has been helping businesses drive more revenue from their websites for a variety of industries and sectors including Healthcare, Beauty, Travel, Ecommerce, Fashion retail, Finance, Legal, IT and Construction.
  • Public Speaking

    Kostas has appeared on BBC World Radio, in the Eye for Travel conference as a speaker and live on BBC News Victoria Derbyshire programme.

Education

1999 - 2003

International Marketing

University of Greenwich
Marketing, Events & Tourism
Kostas completed his degree with the University of Greenwich Business School. He graduated with a 2:1 and a first on his dissertation on "Franchisee & Franchisor - The marriage analogy"
1996 - 1997

Economics

University of Greenwich
International Business & Economics
Kostas completed one year studies in Economics at the University of Greenwich. His introduction to Economics led to a longstanding interest in macro and microeconomics.