James, multilingual and multicultural is a longstanding sales management strategist, customer service and luxury lifestyle marketing practitioner, and adviser based in Montreal. He is a graduate of McGill and Cornell University respectively.
James has lived and conducted business in 3 countries, as well as
founded several companies including a successful yacht brokerage
firm in the Mediterranean region despite obstacles in a challenging
social environment. He has also been involved in diverse industries including financial services, leisure maritime, hospitality, CE, CPG, and the luxury domain.
Amongst his achievements: brought an international mindset and creative marketing skills to the yachting industry, implemented Best Practices to financial services sales teams and successfully established a new CE brand presence from the ground-up in a local market, and in a timely manner, for a high-end wireless European manufacturer.
James is recognized as a prolific writer, creative problem solver, a mentor, coach, teaching instructor, as well as a speaker.
HUFFINGTON POST Blog: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/james-d-roumeliotis/
PORTFOLIO OF ACCOMPLISHMENTS: www.box.net/jdroumeliotis
VIDEO INTERVIEW: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6j8iPGsuJZs
SPEAKING CIRCLE: http://speakermix.com/jdrazure/
WHY I WROTE THE BOOK
The idea and inspiration for this book came from more than 30 years as a practitioner in the areas of business development (B2B and B2C), sales management, customer engagement, marketing/branding (online/offline most notably the luxury sector), public relations, project management and entrepreneurship – all in diverse fields involving products, as well as services and spanning three countries and beyond.
READ THE INTERVIEW WITH JAMES IN THE “PAPPAS POST” at this link: