Born in downtown Athens in 1981, he studies Sociology at the Panteion University of Social & Political Sciences.
Using personal computers since the late 80’s and internet & the web since the late 90’s, he then acquires an MA in “Virtual communities: socio-psychological perspectives & technical applications” foreseeing the radical ramifications that the popularization of web publishing tools, known as web 2.0, would bring to nearly every level of life’s organization.
Early 2008, he publishes his Thesis, the first thorough & extended academic research on the Greek-speaking blogosphere entitled “Blogging in Greece: profile, motivations & practices of greek-speaking bloggers” while actively participating in the emerging greek-speaking blogging community by founding a well-known teamblog already running since 2005.
At the same time, he works with both business and non-profit organizations in a number of new-media projects; political communication, entertainment industry, academic research, activism & journalism related.
In 2010, he joins Communication EFFECT ‘s team, responsible for the Digital Communication department development as EFFECT ‘s Digital Director for clients such as Ericsson, Spotify, Airbnb, Athens Brewery, TedxAthens, Intralot, National Opera, Ministries, Municipalities, political parties and more. Communication EFFECT is an integrated communication services agency affiliated with Edelman, the biggest independent PR network globally.
In 2014, he returns to free-lancing and his multi-tasking interdisciplinary background. He participates in creative, complex and conceptually pioneering web projects by developing, designing and editing websites & social networks and integrated online-presence strategy planning for clients such as Athens Biennale, Stavros Niarchos Foundation, Panathinaikos, MediaHub, Vermantia, European Public Law Organization, Golden Dawn Watch, Institute for Experimental Arts, political parties and more.
In January 2015, he is recruited overnight at the office of the Greek Minister of Culture of the Hellenic Republic working since on day-to-day Ministry’s portfolio.
September 2015, when refugee crisis erupt, he moves to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the press office of the Alternate Minister of EU Affairs working since on day-to-day Minister’s portfolio.
November 2016 – July 2019, he moves to Maximos Mansion and joins the office of the newly-appointed Minister of State & Government Spokesperson of the Hellenic Republic as an expert advisor working since on day-to-day Government & spokesperson ‘s portfolio.
This is it for the moment.
contact: zaf.karampasis (at) gmail.com
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