Dimitris Maris, President of 24MEDIA had a meeting with the Executive Director of the Hellenic Initiative, Mark Arey. The Hellenic Initiative was founded in 2012 by members of the global Greek and philhellene communities who were compelled to respond to the worsening economic crisis and inspired to help shape Greece’s long-term recovery.
In the meeting, Mr Arey focused on the current activities run by the Hellenic initiative in the pillars of philanthropy, business development options in Greece, supporting entrepreneurship through VentureGarden an entrepreneurship education program designed to foster more – and more successful – entrepreneurs across all economic sectors.
Mr Maris focused on the ways and synergies that can be created for 24MEDIA and the Hellenic Initiative. Mr Maris emphasized the need for young Greeks to learn about the Hellenic Initiative and its programmes and said that 24MEDIA network as well as Huffington Post Greece will facilitate this process through promoting their activities in Greece, thus helping the organization reaching their target audience.