Diana Kardanova

Work experience

Work experience
Jan 2015 - Present

Marine Educator at "The Lost Chambers" Aquarium

Atlantis The Palm
  • engaging with the guests
  • doing guided tours and aquatheatre shows
  • assisting guests with the interactions
Jul 2013 - Apr 2014

Travel Agent

«Bel-Tour» Travel Agency

Greet guests ; provide friendly, efficient services

  • advising clients on travel destinations, following travel and tourism trends
  • booking hotel rooms and flights for clients,
  • collecting fees and payments from clients
  • attending travel seminars to gather industry trends
Feb 2014 - Apr 2014


State Committee on Resorts and Tourism of the Kabardino-Balkariya region 
  •  translation of agreements and other official documents
  •  interpretation assistance within negotiation process, and assuring the correct terms&conditions of prepared agreements (English-Russian; Russian-English)
Jun 2012 - Sep 2012


"Waffle House" fast-food restaurant 
  • greeting guests 
  • assisting customers on the menu
  • ensuring total customer satisfaction and providing friendly, courteous, and efficient service


Sep 2009 - Jul 2013

Bachelor degree in Tourism

Pyatigorsk State Linguistic University

Tourism studies including such sectors as

  • tour operators
  • travel agencies
  • accomodation and catering
  • transportation
  • attraction
  • tourist information and guiding services




Sports – Exercise, Running, Table tennis, Bicycling, Swimming, Team Sports 

Music – Singing, Listening

Reading- Marine biology


Languages: Fluent in Russian, English and Native (Kabardian)

IT Skills: Advanced user of Microsoft Office

Excellent communication skills (written and oral)

Able to work fast to tight deadlines

Able to work as part of a team

Flexible and proactive approach

Willingness to broaden experience and develop skills further


Jul 2015 - Present

Legends of the Month Nominee Collegues

Atlantis The Palm, Dubai

The award serves to honour legendary service and for being a role model for Atlantis The Palm, Dubai