• Minos-Athanasios Karyotakis was born in Thessaloniki (Greece) and studied Journalism and Mass Media Communications at the School of Journalism and Mass Communications of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (BA & MA). He has a PhD in Communication from Hong Kong Baptist University School of Communication.

Professional Experience

Freelance Contribuepohi_bannertor

May 2017 – July 2018, Η εποχή (“H Epohi”), weekly newspaper of Greece:

  • Reportage and news stories about international and social issues in Greece.


June 2016 – June 2018, Fractal | Η γεωμετρία των ιδεών, art & culture online magazine: logo_fractal_new

  • Book reviews and articles about literature.

radianceJournalist and radio presenter

November 2015 – May 2016:

  • Participation at the journalistic team of the weekly radio program “Radience” on nutrition, health,innovation and technology in Praktoreio FM 104,9 (Greek news agency).

LoL Esports Editor

November 2015 – January 2016, freelancer:League_of_legends

  • Previews in English for League of Legends matches and championships.


September 2013 – January 2016,, online magazine:

  • Columnist, news articles, reviews of books and films, culture news and interviews with famous writers like Ian Rankin and Etgar Keret.


November 2012 – 17 July 2015, εΜΜΕίς (eMMEis), student online magazine:

  • Columnist, news articles, reviews of books and films, culture news and interviews with famous writers.
  • From November 2013 to January 2015 I was also the Public Relations Manager of the magazine.

SportinastormSports Editor

January 2014 – March 2014,, affiliate site of the British betting company, bet365:

  • Work for the Greek department as a sports news editor and site operator.

EurocasinoSports Editor

June 2013 – August 2013,, British betting company:

  • Sports news editor and operator of the site in the Greek  department.


February 2013 – May 2013, ΒΙΒΛΙΟΔΕΙΚΤΗΣ (“Vivliodeiktis”), online literary magazine:

  • Articles about literature.

Volunteer Experience

mdmgreece-newsAdministrative staff of Thessalonikis’ branch

November 2014 – November 2015, volunteer work at Thessaloniki’s branch of Médecins du Monde Greece:

  • Press releases, Media management, social media coordinator, promoting the work of the Organization and provided assistance to the organization as an administrative staff member.

saita_publicationsStaff member

September 2013 – May 2020, volunteer work at Saita Publications.

  • From February 2014 till May 2020 I was also the Director of the Page layout Unit: Create e-books, coordinate the team and train the new volunteers of the Page layout Unit.