Education

Education
2010 - 2012

College of Professional Journalism

Studied the journalistic principles and ethics. Trained in every journalistic section such as politics, criminology, sports, social etc. Got experience of team work, leadership and creative thinking. Learned how to operate in newspapers, websites, radio and television.

2013 - 2014

Broadcast Journalism (BA)

University of Wolverhampton (Athens)

The BA program focused on the use of social media and broadcast methods. The ethics and the implications of the social media were extensively studied. I achieved to adopt a modern journalistic profile, being able to not only edit but also montage my own work at the same time.

Languages

Skills

 Greek: 

First Language

English: 

Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE)

International English Language Testing System (IELTS), Academic Grade: 8

Work Experience

Work History
Jan 2010 - Mar 2010

Trainee Journalist

“Eleftheros” Weekly Newspaper 

Worked as an investigative journalist. The pieces were composed after research and their content was social or criminal. I reported straight to the director of the newspaper. 

May 2012 - Aug 2012

Editor

"Crime.gr" Website focused on crime news

Worked as a daily news editor. My responsibilities were to keep track of the wide range of daily news and mention the most important of them as well as reading the daily police report and composing articles about the important news.

Aug 2012 - Jan 2013

Editor

“Eleftheros Typos” Daily Newspaper

Worked as an editor for the weekly magazine “Phenomena” which was released every Saturday along with the newspaper. The content of my work was the presentation and explanation of paranormal phenomena, ancient civilizations, worldwide plots, secret organisations etc. I was responsible for my own column and two extensive research articles (1500 words) per week.

Feb 2013 - Sep 2014

Chief Editor

“Pentakill.gr” Greek gaming website dedicated to League of Legends

Worked as chief editor of the eSports section. My responsibility was to inform the Greek eSports community about the main worldwide eSports League of Legends events (ESL, LCS, IEM, World Championship etc).

Special Information

1.Computer:

Windows XP/Vista/7/8 user. Programs: Word, Powerpoint, Publisher

Experience in blogging, forums and websites.

Experience in video and sound montage. Programs: Sony Vegas Pro, Sony Soundforge and many others.

2.Greek millitary service:

Completed (September 2014 – June 2015)

3.eSports:

Appart from working for the eSports section of the website “Pentakill.gr”, throughout my studies eSports content was often produced for the University papers. This blog was created for the final paper of Digital Journalism course: http://esportsindustry.blogspot.gr/

A lot of bibliography was also studied. The best examples are:

  • Raising the Stakes: E-Sports and the Professionalization of Computer Gaming by T. L. Taylor

  • Dungeons and Dreamers: The Rise of Computer Game Culture from Geek to Chic by Brad King

  • Korea's Online Gaming Empire by Dal Yong Jin

  • Game Boys: Professional Videogaming's Rise from the Basement to the Big Time by Michael Kane