4 Greeks in Donald Trump’s team
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4 Greeks in Donald Trump’s team

New US President Donald Trump had chosen as companions in the difficult election period 4 Greeks who contributed to the great election victory.

George Papadopoulos

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He is a part of Trump’s foreign policy team. Papadopoulos, a 2009 graduate of DePaul University, directs an international energy center at the London Center of International Law Practice. He previously advised the presidential campaign of Ben Carson and worked as a research fellow at the Hudson Institute, a conservative think tank in Washington. According to his LinkedIn profile, he has had meetings with the president of Cyprus and the prime minister of the United Arab Emirates. He obtained a masters’s degree from the University of London in 2010.

George Gigicos

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George Gigicos is Trump’s director of advance operations and was one of the first associates in Donald Trump’s team. His owns Telion company. TELION is a comprehensive, event based communications firm specializing in event management and design, public relations, media affairs and advance operations. He partners with corporations, associations, government, political and religious entities to successfully assist in the management of their meetings, conferences, incentive programs and special events.

Reince Priebus

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Reinhold Reince Priebus is the Chairman of the Republican National Committee. Born to a Greek mother and a German father, Priebus is had the difficult task to unite the Republicans in order to endorse Trump.

Christos Marafatsos

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Marafatsos has been selected to represent the Greek and Cypriot American community on the National Diversity Coalition for Trump. Marafatsos’ role was to advise the Coalition and the Republican National Committee on the issues, struggles and accomplishments of the Greek and Cypriot American community.

“We support Donald Trump and his solutions to strengthen communities, foster job creation, support small businesses, and support faith and family principles with conservative action,” says Marafatsos.

The National Diversity Coalition features representatives from a variety of backgrounds, cultures and ethnic groups, including Muslims, Latinos, African Americans, Asian-Americans, Koreans, and Greeks. Many of the representatives are well known and successful, according to Marafatsos. Marafatsos is the president and founder of Blue Sky Capital, an investment brokerage and consulting firm based in Washington, D.C. An active entrepreneur, he was named Third Best Entrepreneur in America under the age of 25 by Bloomberg’s BusinessWeek in 2011.

 

COMMENTS

  Comments: 9

  1. bart kitover

    These brilliant men should help Donald on foreign policy in the future


  2. George Georgountzos

    You’re missing likely cabinet pick Frances Frangos Townsend


  3. Ernest Anthony

    BLESS THE WHOLE TEAM WITH ELECTED PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP BE STRONG ALSO HELP THE ELDER WITH COST OF LIVING RAISE, NO RAISE FOR EIGHT YEARS
    THANK ERNEST ANTHONY


  4. John C Scurtis

    As an American of Greek Heritage I am pleased to see so many Greek Names on the Trump list. George Gigicos a friend and fellow Archon has served the campaign well and I look forward to watching his progress as he works with the
    President Elect.


  5. Theodora Chichi

    Congratulations to all.
    God Bless the USA


  6. Theodora Chichi

    St.Demetrios, Astoria, New York
    NYU & Montclair State


  7. John Vasilakos

    5 Greek Americans working in theTrump Campaign!! How many who went and supported President Elect Trump from the beginning?


  8. Congratulations for your victory
    Job well-done
    BUT
    I do not think that they will ha e the abillity to help Greece from their positions.
    Even at this moment Turkey is bulling Greece by air or sea.
    You see Greece is the mouce
    BUT DO NOT FORGET THAT THERE CAME A TIME WHEN THE LION NEEDED THE HELP OF-THE MOUCE


    • Rodopoulos Panagiotis

      Can you explain me in more details what do you mean by saying that as the time came then the lion needed help from the mouse????


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