Our Team

We cannot achieve our goals and provide the highest levels of service to our customers without working together as a team. Genuine teamwork makes for a much more enjoyable and satisfying work experience and results in happier customers. Our full team are all passionate about what they do, and committed to delivering excellence for our clients.

We cannot achieve our goals and provide the highest levels of service to our customers without working together as a team. Genuine teamwork makes for a much more enjoyable and satisfying work experience and results in happier customers. Our full team are all passionate about what they do, and committed to delivering excellence for our clients.

Team Leaders

 

MAROUN BALAA

CEO & General Manager at First Protocol
Co- Founder of the Arab Economic News Application (AEN).
Event Manager of the Social Economic Award
& General Secretary of the “Lebanese Exhibitions & Conferences Association” (LECA)

Maroun Balaa’s experience is the result of over 20 years career in Managing & Organizing the M.I.C.E. He earned his Bachelor degree in Business Management from the Lebanese university.
Has consulted; government, private & NGOs organizations, nationally and internationally.

 

VIOLETTE GHAZAL BALAA

Pr & Strategy Manager at First Protocol
Editor in Chief of Arab Economic News since 2014.
Former Head of Economic Department at ANNAHAR Newspaper.
Violette Ghazal experience is the result of over 34 year’s career in the field of Economic Journalism.
Innovation of the Arab Economic Application (AEN) mobile application, a unique free-of-charge application which can be downloaded on smartphones.
She earned her Bachelor degree in Journalism from the Lebanese University.
Has received many Training Certifications and trained several figures.

 

Departments

 

EVENTS OPERATIONS 

This Department holds the responsibility for co-coordinating and integrating all other operations within an event and its associated venues. Event organizers committed to plan and deliver your event successfully.

In addition they are also responsible for ensuring that events comply with the safety regulations and licensable activities.

MARKETING & ADVERTISING

Creating an advertisement or an entire program requires a clear understanding of the market forces, prospects and selling. The Marketing Department staff has years of experience in analyzing the market and understanding the needs of prospects. A marketing department promotes your business and drives sales of its products or services. It provides the necessary research to identify your target customers and other audiences.

GRAPHIC DESIGN & SOCIAL MEDIA

Designers are responsible for creating design solutions that have a high visual impact. Their designs are required for a huge variety of products and activities, such as websites, advertising, books, magazines, posters, product packaging etc.

Their work demands creative flair, up-to-date knowledge of industry software and a professional approach to time and deadlines.

FILM & VIDEO EDITING

Editors provide assistance in the editing and production of video materials for all Events. Their job is to ensure that each shot is carefully chosen and edited into a series of scenes which are in turn assembled to create Documentaries, Point of Views, and Interviews etc.

NEWS EDITING

Responsible for the type of content produced by their news. The look of the product, and the nature and number of stories/articles to be written. Responsible for checking article facts and ensuring that an article matches in-house style guides.