Strategic communications and events director
Elisabeth Maragoula has 15+ years of experience in the global communications, event production and business development arenas. Prior to running strategic communications firm euronique+communications and events series BPI Global Talk in the San Francisco Bay Area, she co-founded and ran the Building Powerful Influence project in Southeast Europe, and worked as Chief Liaison to client, TGI Group International, and Project Director for their project, Corporate Superbrands Ltd. in Belgrade, Serbia. Her previous positions include editor at Liberis Publications (Conde Nast Greece), and EU/Balkans editor and columnist at New Europe newspaper in Athens, Greece. She has worked for Associated Press Television News (APTN), the Los Angeles Times and Dow Jones Newswires in Rome, Italy, and for Giorgio Armani Corporation and Aeffe USA in New York City. She is fluent in Italian, has spoken working knowledge of Modern Greek and is a Certified Master Practitioner of NLP. Elisabeth holds an MA in International Relations & Diplomacy from Schiller International University Paris and a BA in Economics from UCLA from her home state of California.