Agapi Politi Vardinogianni was president and CEO at Karamella SA Total Communication Company, which has been running the campaign of the Greek Tourism Organization abroad and the campaign of the Cyprus Tourism Organization abroad.
From 1997 to 2005 she was president of the Hellenic Athletic Women’s Association “Kallipatira”.
Agapi was awarded by Hilary Clinton for the initiatives for the promotion of the sports’ culture and the participation of women in sports activities, as well as for the financial assistance in sports’ facilities, structures and supplies in remote areas in Greece.
In 2015, Agapi was honored with the World Travel Award 2014, for the Outstanding Contribution to Tourism Development.
In 2010 she was honored with the Honor Award 2010 (AIPFE Cyprus – Women of Europe)
Agapi loves to hate the moto "I did it my way".
A graduate of NYU - Stern School of Business, he begun his career in the Advertising sector in 1994. He has worked for companies such as DDB and ATTP, with a variety of clients Indicative: Kosmocar , Henkel- Rilken, Knorr, Odeon Cinema, Johnson & Johnson, Neutrogena, Roc , Lymperis Publications, Philip Morris, Papastratos, Brown Forman, ΕΛΜΑ etc.
In addition he was Marketing Director of 20th Century Fox, for 4 years. In charge for the entire communication, promotional tie-ins and the publicity of the movies of 20th Century Fox & MGM & Fox Searchlight.
In 2006 he decided to focus on the Event Section and he became the core of Solist Invent Experiences, with clients such as: Brown Forman (Jack Daniels, Finlandia, Southern Comfort, El Jimador, Casa Herradura, Woodford Reserved), Fotiadis (Corona Extra), HSBC, Eurobank, Pireaus Bank, Alpha Bank, National Bank of Greece, Papastratos– Philip Morris, Old Navy, Olvos Science, Actelion Pharmaceutical, Amgen Pharmaceutical, Novartis Pharmaceutical, Multichoice – Filmnet, Odeon – 20th Century Fox, Volvo, Mazda, IE Papadopoulos, Estee Lauder, Infoquest, Ministry of Shipping, ΕDΕΕ και SΕDΕΑ.
He also has been awarded the Best Promotional Activities 2001 from Fox International Worldwide and he has been shortlisted for the, ERMIS AWARDS in the categories: ERMIS AD & ERMIS PR.
Vassilis loves to hate New York, Crete, Entrecôte Café de Paris and art in all forms.