Name: Jae-sung Rhee Title: President and CEO Company, city: Seoul Tourism Organization; Seoul, South Korea Number of employees: 150 in the STO office Recent project: Launching a Seoul Welcome Kit through our Seoul MICE Alliances program, which includes vouchers for extra services and goods from more than 30 partners First job: I worked at a shipbuilding company in Masan, South Korea. As I majored in Spanish in my university years, my first project was working on ships for export to Venezuela. Little-known fact about you: I enjoy playing golf and walking outdoors.
The city took its name from Athena, goddess of wisdom, strategy and war, and protector of the city. The financial, political and administrative center of the country and an all-powerful city-state in antiquity, Athens is a major center of culture. A visit to the first-ever museum dedicated to Byzantium, a stroll around the National Garden and a trip to the Olympeion archaeological site will take you back through time.
Eva Reda, Executive Vice President, Global Co-Brand Partnerships and Business Development, American Express
Name: Eva Reda Title: Executive vice president, global co-brand partnerships and business development Company, city: American Express; New York City, New York Number of employees: 55,000 Recent project: The rebrand and refresh of the Marriott Bonvoy American Express Card portfolio, formerly the SPG American Express Card portfolio First job: I was a pharmacy technician. Little-known fact about you: I love old homes and find restoration so much fun. I bought a home from the 1890s and restored it to what it was; I love all the detail and architecture notes.