Mag. Milena Sahakian

Basic

Owner, CEO, Brand Marketing Manager, Akasia Group

Sofia, Bulgaria

Skills

Translation
Transreation
Interpretation
Licensing
Brand Management
Dolmetscherin
Übersetzungen

Timeline

Professional experience for Milena Sahakian

  • Current 18 years, since Sep 2003

    CEO, Brand Marketing Manager

    Akasia Group

    Monitoring product distribution and consumer reactions through focus groups and market research Co-ordinating the launch programme to external customers as well as employees. Offering and selling licensing programs and encouraging meaningful long term cooperation Researching consumer markets, monitoring market trends and identifying potential areas in which to invest Generating names for new and existing products and services, coming up with ideas for new packaging designs

  • Current 27 years and 8 months, since Jan 1994

    Translator, Interpreter, Copywriter

    Freelance

  • 9 years and 5 months, Sep 2000 - Jan 2010

    Teacher in English and German

    Primary and Secondary School

  • 5 years and 7 months, Apr 1996 - Oct 2001

    CEO

    Balarat

  • 7 months, Jul 1995 - Jan 1996

    Manager, Sales & Marketing

    Unimasters Logistics

  • 2 years and 3 months, Apr 1993 - Jun 1995

    Manager, Sales & Marketing

    Balkan & Black Sea Shipping

Educational background for Milena Sahakian

  • 10 months, Oct 2018 - Jul 2019

    Philosophy for High/Secondary Schools

    Sofia University "Kliment Ohridski"

    History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Law and Politics, Ethics, Logic, Psychology, Pedagogy, Methods of Teaching Philosophy, Information and communications technology, Aesthetics, Pedagogical psychology, Social psychology, Philosophical Genres and Literary Forms, Teaching practice

  • 2 years and 1 month, Sep 2009 - Sep 2011

    Greek Language

    Sofia University "Kliment Ohridski"

    Ancient Greek and Byzantine culture and literature, a course in general linguistics, Modern Greek theoretical grammar, Modern Greek, translation theory, Byzantine and Modern Greek history.

  • 1 year and 10 months, Sep 2003 - Jun 2005

    International Economic Relations

    University of National and World Economy

    International and Business Development .Marketing. International business. International trade. International marketing. Innovations. European economic integration. International commercial law. Economic theories. Management basics. Finances. Financial management. Accounting.

  • 3 years and 10 months, Sep 1997 - Jun 2001

    Applied Linguistics - English and German

    New Bulgarian University

    Translation. Interpretation. Teaching. Pedagogy. Didactics. Educational theories. Teaching English as a Foreign Language Methodology. Methodology of TEFL to young children and primary school children. Children’s Literature. Cultural studies. Academic writing. English language. German language.

  • 2 years and 10 months, Sep 1993 - Jun 1996

    Broker at Stock Exchanges

    Bulgarian-Danish College for Trade, Export and Marketing

Languages

  • English

    First language

  • German

    Fluent

  • Greek

    Fluent

  • French

    Intermediate

  • Russian

    Intermediate

  • Bulgarian native

    -

  • Armenian

    -

Wants

Business Associates worldwide
Cooperation
New friends
exchanging ideas
Partners
Searching for new brands to be developed

Interests

language
multilingual
multicultural
Branding and identity
business
management
know-how
community
ideas
travel
discussion
web
translation
swimming
Business Development
Training
International Economic Relations
Negotiation
Translation

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