WHO WE ARE
Magdalene Grandiki - Athanasiadou
Chief Executive Officer
Mrs. Magdalene Grandiki - Athanasiadou, is the owner and director of Marios Travel Agency. A graduate of Business Administration (Technological and Professional Institute of Kavala) and a certified instructor of E.KE.PIS (National Centre of Certification for Continuing Professional Qualification), she has been in the tourism industry since 1988. Her vision and determination has propelled Marios Travel to a leading tour operating agency for religious and cultural destinations. A specialization in Orthodox Pilgrimages to the Holy Land (Israel and Palestine) proved of paramount importance to the success of our Agency. Mrs Magdalini has a deep religious orientation and holds close family ties with Holy Mount Athos and other prominent religious figures.
Marios - Sotirios Athanasiadis BA (Hons)
Managing Director & Historian
Mr. Marios - Sotirios Athanasiadis, is the managing director of Marios Travel. He has been awarded the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in History by the Open University of the United Kingdom (OUUK), and has completed the course of ``Archaeology of the Bible Lands (Online)`` by the Oxford University Department for Continuing Education. He also holds the Standard Course Diploma of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the Certificate of Proficiency in English by the University of Cambridge. His family environment, combined with his perseverance, people skills and love of learning, provide the necessary foundations for the continuing success and growth of Marios Travel Agency.
Chrysanthos Vrochidis MA, BA (Hons)
Business Development & Marketing Manager
Mr Chrysanthos Vrochidis, is managing the business development and marketing side of the business. He has studied, lived and worked in the UK for 22 years. A Post Graduate in European Industrial Relations at Warwick Business School, and a graduate in Business Studies & Marketing at Middlesex University London he moved back to Greece two years ago and never looked back ever since. His skills and enthusiasm combined with his professional experience acquired exclusively in the UK, contribute the utmost towards the goals and objectives of Marios Travel.
Office Administration Manager
Miss Dimitra Georgakopoulou, is in charge of the day-to-day running of our office. She is a graduate of Anatolia College of Thessaloniki. Achieved a degree in Administrative Support Management as well as the Certificate of Proficiency in English by the University of Cambridge. Her extensive professional experience within the Tourism & Leisure Industry means that she maintains excellent customer relations whilst contributing directly to the development of Marios Travel Exotic Leisure packages.
Pavlos Oikonomou MSc, BSc
Trainee Tour Escort & Office Assistant
Pavlos Oikonomou is a trainee for escorting our group travels, and in the day-to-day running of our office. A graduate in Information Management at ATEI EMT, as well as a postgraduate in Information Management at the University of EMT. He is fluent in English (Cambridge Lower) whilst learning Spanish and has also successfully completed seminars on Tourism Development and Innovation. Paul has the potential, qualifications and abilities to securely guide and inform our clients. His love to travel combined with his excellent training; provide the cornerstone for a successful professional within the tourism industry.