Konstantinos DeloudisKonstantinos's Feed
On his graduation from Athens College, (Hellenic American Education Foundation) Konstantinos continued his education by attending Bentley College, Boston where he received his Bachelor Degree. He went on to attend a postgraduate course at SDA Bocconi, Italy, where he earned a MSc in Retail Management. In addition, he is certified by Harvard Design School for Real Estate Development.
As to his professional career, Konstantinos holds the post of Managing Director at Deloudis SA and is co-partner at BOGGI MILANO for the Greek market where he leads the development of the brand and is responsible for the opening of three points of sales in Athens and Thessaloniki. In the past, he has obtained experience by working for the multinationals, Diageo and B&B Italia.
He is currently working with brands such as Bottega, Caran d’Ache, Patron, Rittersport and is actively involved with developing their products and services in the Greek travel retail and domestic market.
In 2009, Konstantinos expanded his multifaceted career by publishing a book, “H by Deloudis” in which he focuses on interior design decor. In January 2011, he founded Delood.com, an online destination presenting trends regarding modern design where he can reflect his taste and design philosophy.Read Konstantinos's articles
Eleftheria AthanasopoulouEleftheria's Feed
Eleftheria graduated from University of Reading with BA in Business Management and Administration and then earned her MSC in Construction Management and Economics, from the Bartlett School of University College London. Her artistic flare and inner passion for design led her, however, to a more creative path, so she decided to explore the stimulating process of Interior Design at London’s KLC School of Design. She, then, worked at the renowned design practices of Kelly Hoppen and Martin Brudnizki. Eleftheria believes in creating visually exciting and thought-provoking interiors, loves experimenting with materials and forms and is fascinated by continually exploring new sources of inspiration.Read Eleftheria's articles
Magda TsolakiMagda's Feed
Magda on her graduation from “Anatolia College” (American College of Thessaloniki), she moved to The Netherlands where she studied at “Rotterdam School of Management/Erasmus School of Business” and was awarded BSc in “International Business Administration” and MSc in “Finance & Investments”.
Moving back to Greece she became a Private Banker at MEB S.A. and moved on to become Director of Accounting and Ship Finance at DST Shipping Group S.A. where she is currently involved. From 2007 and until 2010 Magda was asked to become a contributing editor for Close Up Magazine, the premiere magazine of Nothern Greece for more than 15 years. Magda was given the chance to create her own one pager column where she wrote about Fashion, Design & Lifestyle. The column she created is called “Nice Things To Do” and has been maintained by the magazine up until today.
She is a positive thinker, world traveller, loves to try new sports, cuisines and cocktails and is always triggered by life. Her main passion though is reading and learning regarding the history of fashion and design. Magda is a firm believer that good fashion cannot exist without design since they complement and inspire one another.Read Magda's articles
Tania DroggitouTania's Feed
After having spent years in the fields of communication and public relations Tania Droggitou has become an important member of John Deloudis SA as Communication Manager. Her academic background includes a degree in French Literature from College du Leman in Switzerland and a Special Course in Translation from the French Institute in Athens. After completing her education she went on to write for magazines on the subjects of fashion, design and social trends. Her co-operation with John Deloudis SA gave her the opportunity to come into contact with international icons of architecture and design, these contacts led to her introduction to the philosophical approach to design. The most important aspect of her life is her daughter with whom she shares a passion for technology with an emphasis on social networking.Read Tania's articles
Alexandros FranzoliniAlexandros's Feed
Alexandros Franzolini is an Italian industrial designer based in Athens. After completing his Bachelor’s degree in architecture at the UEL University in London, Alexandros moved to Italy to study Industrial Design, where he received a Masters from Marangoni Institute in Product Design, and a Masters in Strategic Design from the Politecnico di Milano. Since then, Alexandros has designed for various Italian and international companies, and his works have been presented in the international design fair 'Salone del Mobile' since 2007. Alexandros is also involved in various interior and architectural projects including the 2009 'Fragile City' exhibit at the Triennale Design Museum of Milan.
He is currently the Art Director of Deloudis and co-founder of Studio Omerta, a multidisciplinary design studio involved in interiors, architecture, industrial design, and branding.Read Alexandros's articles
Vangelis Paterakis was born and brought up in Piraeus, Greece.From the very beginning of his professional path he became a close collaborator of big advertising companies, editorial houses and magazines.
At an early date his photographs began getting published in numerous Greek magazines, including several covers. On the international front his work also began appearing in various printouts abroad such as the Wallpaper, the Architectural Digest, the Andrew Martin-Interior Design Review, Taschen, J.J magazine and many others.
Vangelis’ photographs have also been figuring in the pages and covers of books of both Greek and Foreign publications. These books range from architectural guides to decoration as well as cook books.
Beatrice SpengosBeatrice's Feed
Athens-born Beatrice has lived in London for the last 8 years. She is currently a private art consultant. Prior to that she spent six years working for the international auction house Christie’s, where she specialised in the organisation, valuation and sale of private collections. Educated at Athens College, Beatrice graduated from Yale University, majoring in Humanities. She then completed a Masters degree in Art History at the Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London. Before moving to London, Beatrice worked at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. During her professional life she has gained experience in various arts institutions, such as the Royal Academy of Arts and the Victoria & Albert Museum. Besides Greek and English, Beatrice also speaks French and Spanish. She lives in Peckham and on the weekends she enjoys visiting the South London Gallery, especially for their brunch.Read Beatrice's articles
Zoe VassilakiZoe's Feed
Zoe attended Athens College, and then got a bachelor in Sociology with a specialization in Criminology at Panteion University of Social and Political sciences. After her first professional experience in e-commerce in London, she moved to Milan, to attend SDA Bocconi Business School and graduated with a Master’s in Fashion, Experience and Design Management. Thanks to her entrepreneurial spirit and fashion consciousness, Zoe realized that there is room for fast, innovative and consumer-oriented business models. In January 2011, she launched Lustforlove (www.lustforlove.net) project; a concept store with online presence, mixing her own collection with upcoming brands. As the fashion director at delood.com, Zoe shares her vision of fashion in a global and interconnected context.Read Zoe's articles
Nikiforos KehayiadakisNikiforos's Feed
After graduating from Athens College, Nikiforos went to Essex University and studied Business Management. With art being his passion all along he focused on design and its effectiveness in advertising and marketing. When he finished the Business School he went to New York and joined the New York Film Academy where he did 2 short films.
The last five years he is the restaurant business and he owns a fine restaurant in the center of Athens.Read Nikiforos's articles
George ChronopoulosGeorge's Feed
George Chronopoulos graduated from AKTO Art & Design School where he studied Industrial Design. To date he has worked for Deloudis S.A, starting as an interior designer and throughout the years he has evolved through many positions in the company, becoming the chief visual merchandiser. His passion is design and architecture and he hopes that he will be able to share this passion with others through Delood.Read George's articles
Stelios PentarvanisStelios's Feed
During his third year of studying civil engineering, he decided to change direction and enter the field of graphic design. He graduated from the Doxiadi School having completed courses in graphic design and interior design. To date he has contributed to several magazines in the capacity of consultant or creative director. He has been commissioned as interior designer for restaurants and he has undertaken advertising campaigns for well known companies. At present he holds the post of creative advisor for Desmi Publications (publishers of Athinorama) and hopes one day to be allowed to take part in the strict team of gastronomist (although he feels it is unlikely) as he is passionate about anything new connected with food.Read Stelios's articles
Phoebe TsikkiniPhoebe's Feed
Born and raised in Limassol, Cyprus, Phoebe moved to Athens to pursue a degree in Political Science and Public Administration, which she expects to complete this year. Having discovered her affinity towards gastronomy, she has worked her way through the kitchen of acclaimed restaurant “Hytra”, obtaining practical skills while at the same time traveling extensively throughout Europe visiting top restaurants gaining further insight into haute cuisine. Her critical approach towards cuisine, restaurants and the food experience in general, moves through aesthetics, styling and design.Read Phoebe's articles
Chloé BoucouvalasChloé's Feed
Chloé is currently a student at Goldsmiths, University of London studying on the BA Design course. Renowned for it’s multidisciplinary and highly conceptual approach to design studies, Goldsmiths is a college notorious for its encouragement of creativity, freedom of thought and contemporary artist alumni. Previous to this she received a Merit Diploma in Art & Design. Her interests lie within exploring and researching innovative and thought provoking design, art and cultural topics and inspiring new ideas.Read Chloé's articles