With years of work experience on the island, I learned first-hand the issues businesses face every summer season. I know that we have a relatively small summer season. I know the feeling of an empty business and I know how it feels when you are forced to throw something that went bad.
My Hospitality Management & Tourism studies in Portsmouth, UK gave me the ability to identify and find highly efficient solutions regarding the sector. The years living abroad gave me the chance to experience things from the traveller’s side and get in the mind-set of the tourist trying to find the way in a place where things do not work like home.
With these tools, a great interest in the latest technology, my friend Tony who specialises in high-tech solutions and successful startups, and Martina who pioneers in design and the impact of Social Media, the idea of the Alonissos app was born in 2016. So, the three of us, armed with our love for the island, we surrounded ourselves with a team of experts to make the Alonissos app a reality and take a big step into the future!