Yorgos Makrydakis is an experienced Creative Producer, Director, Show Caller, Coordinator, and Journalist with over 20 years of progressive experience in live shows, TV shows, and events. He has specialized in sport events and sport presentation and has experience working worldwide with high-profile senior executives from important companies and organizations such as Olympic Committees, International Federations such as FIFA, FIBA, NBA entertainment, and corporates such as National Geographic Channel, Turkish Airlines, Costa Navarino, Endemol, and more. Yorgos has been awarded the sport marketing awards for sport presentation, sport tourism event, and more.
Yorgos is an expert in event design, production and management, crew staffing and management, talent arrangements, staging, and props. He is proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, and has high-level computer skills on Mac or PC.
Yorgos' specialties include sport events/games operations, corporate events & conferences, award galas, cultural events, TV production, creative video production, and broadcast production operations. He is used to working under pressure while maintaining attention to detail, has excellent time management skills, and can stay calm at all times.
As a lead producer, Yorgos can assemble a collaborative team that includes account, creative, technical, production, and outside vendors, with people from different countries with different cultures, paid staff or volunteers. He has a strong ability to work as part of a team, demonstrate initiative, and solve problems independently. Yorgos can perform all necessary functions and lead your event planning team effectively.
Yorgos has a college diploma in Journalism & Media Production from Professional Journalism School and studied High School at Pireaus 4 high school. Currently, Yorgos is an Event Producer - Director at Events Show Spectacular.