Joey Ghanem joined the Berytech team as Events & PR Officer in January 2018 and is now the Communications and Outreach Manager. She has worked in several fields related to events management from theater, exhibitions, hotels, and catering in Lebanon and abroad.
After graduating with a B.A. in Hospitality Management – Events Management from Notre Dame University, Joey moved to Orlando in 2011 and worked at Orange Lake resort in the activity department, before heading back to Lebanon in 2012. She then decided to try a new field and expended her experience into the F&B industry working for nearly four years in a catering company.
In 2016, Joey moved to Spain to continue her studies. She received her Master’s in Tourism Management and Planning- Development of Tourism Products from the Universitat de Girona, allowing her to get a job placement at the Conference Center in Girona.
She moved back to Lebanon in 2018 and since then, she has been organizing the ideathons, hackathons, demo days, bootcamps, and other events under the Agrytech Program. She recently joined Source Institute as a delivery manager for an unconference in Rio de Janeiro.
Joey is dynamic and resourceful, traits which play in her favor in developing successful outreach programs and events at Berytech. She is a former professional dancer at the famous Caracalla Dance Theatre. She enjoys yoga and is an avid traveler, discovering new countries every spare time she has.