Before joining SWOT, Panos was Director of Sales and Marketing of Marriott Athens. He was heavily involved in the rebranding of the hotel from the non-branded Metropolitan Hotel to a Marriott hotel.
Previously, Panos was working as Director of Sales & Marketing at Grand Meliá Daios in Crete and before that, he worked as a Commercial Director for a portfolio of 14 hotels at the “Classical Hotels and Resorts” a sub-brand of Grecotel.
Panos has also worked at Melia Athens, Lindian Village Resort (a Leading Hotel of the World resort on the island of Rhodes), Hotel Grande Bretagne (a Starwood Luxury Collection) and Sofitel Athens Airport in which he was on board for the preopening of the hotel as well.
He has a constant proven record of over achievement in all positions held with KPIs accomplished outrunning the competition.
He holds a Higher Swiss Diploma in Hotel Management from IHTTI and a PDP Hospitality Sales Administration / Management from Cornell University.