Ivi Vassilopoulou

Ivi Vassilopoulou

London, GB




Design Exchange Magazine, London, GB, Editor - Architecture & Design

-Editorial Researcher in Architecture, Urbanism, Design, Travel and Cultural Affairs.
- Write and manage daily web content for the Magazine’s online platforms.
- Develop Magazine’s editorial policies, future themes and subjects for both print and online.
- Source, license and manipulate all visual material regarding editorial & advertorial content.

Media / PR strategy
-Manage all communication and PR for architecture and design firms: writing press releases, newsletters and related marketing material for architects and designers.
- Attend as well as assist in organizing networking events on behalf of the magazine when appropriate. (London Design Festival,Moscow Urban Forum)
-Manage DE Magazine’s all social media accounts.(Twitter / Facebook / Pinterest / LinkedIn )

Aug 2013 - current

GD MAG / Neuhaus Publishing AG, Zürich, CH, Feature Editor - Communication & Creative Collaborator


- Draft articles and conduct interviews with renowned architects and designers.
- Organize Monthly Editorial flow. Source and license all visual material regarding editorial content.
-Travel to International Events as a Travel, Fashion and Design Correspondent (Tranoi Paris, Milan International Fair, Helsinki World Design Capital etc.).
Successfully represented and promoted GD Mag by interviewing and networking with distinguished as well as upcoming professionals in the design industry.

Media / PR strategy

- Write Press releases, Newsletters and making all relevant press inquiries regarding Architecture, Fashion and Design. Draft press / advertorial content to attract clients to advertise with GD Mag. (Luca Rubinacci, Audemars Piguet, Riva, and Maserati among others.)
- Manage GD Mag’s social media accounts (Facebook / Twitter). Collaboration with major online retailers such as Mr. Porter, in order to keep our followers updated on a daily basis. The aim was to promote the Magazine and its Luxury and Lifestyle identity through brands and people that are relevant to the publication and the targeted audience.
- GD Mag Video Campaign, creative concept collaborator. As part of the creative team, I worked in concept creation and image selection for every published issue’s video promotion.( )

Nov 2011 - Jun 2013

3rd Athens Biennial "Monodrome", Athens, GR, Curatorial Assistant

Active curatorial experience in choosing and placement of various art forms (drawings, video installation and Photography).
-Exhibition and media assistant (organizing press conferences and lectures for visiting world media correspondents).

Oct 2011 - Dec 2011

Mobel Art, Athens, GR, Interior designer

- Interior Designer
- Major administrative duties and client correspondence.

Jun 2011 - Oct 2011

Areas of Specialization