LONDON—Travelife Membership in Greece has seen a 20 percent year on year increase. Over 230 hotels are now working with Travelife to operate their businesses more sustainably. Greece continues to be a core market for Travelife’s tour operators. In response to this growth, Travelife has appointed Sotiris Milonas as Destination Representative for Greece. This increased presence within the Greek market helps to push the certification scheme forward, and enables Travelife to analyze destination level issues.
Sören Stöber, Travelife Commercial Director commented, “We are excited to see Travelife continue to grow in Greece and to appoint Sotiris Milonas as our Destination Representative. His technical experience combined with his broad knowledge of the Greek tourism hospitality industry ideally positions him to support our Greek Members and enable future growth.”
Milonas has been a Travelife auditor since 2011, auditing in over 10 countries, and has worked in sustainability for the past 20 years. He is a qualified civil engineer and holds an MBA with a focus on Environmental Management.
Milonas commented, “I am delighted to join Travelife as a Destination Representative for Greece. The Greek tourism industry is increasingly recognizing the importance of sustainability. Travelife is the ideal certification scheme to help hoteliers manage their sustainability performance and help Greece as a destination to understand its main environmental and social challenges.”