27th Hermes Expo Schedule of Events

Wednesday, APRIL 25, 2018
Arts Ballroom
1324 Locust St.
Philadelphia, PA


9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

  • Booth Set up by Exhibitors and Sponsors

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

  • Exhibitors Networking Time

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

  • Luncheon in conjunction with TGS, Theodore G Spyropoulos Seminar Series $35 pp

    • Welcome by Paul Kotrotsios, MBA, Founder & President, Hermes Expo

    • Greetings by State and Municipal Officials & MAEBC

    • Greetings by Joe McKeown, Senior Account Executive Penn Medicine

    • Greetings: Gregory Nerantzis, Senior Vice President, Senior Financial Advisor of Merrill Lynch

    • Greetings: Jeff Daitz, Esq., Peckar & Abramson, PC

    • TGS Seminar Series Luncheon Presenter: Jim Marketos, Esq. Partner, Berliner, Corcoran & Rowe, LLP “Christopher Columbus: A Greek Nobleman”

12:00 PM – 5:00 PM

  • Booth Exhibits of the 27th HERMES EXPO, Networking, & Scheduled B2B meetings

1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

  • TGS Seminar Series Continues:
    • Val Kogan, President, Mid-Atlantic – Eurasia Business Council (MAEBC/MARBC). Seminar is a part of the Mid-Atlantic – Eurasia Business Council’s 22nd Annual Eurasian – American Innovation Technology Week (RANIT)

3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

  • Grand Cocktail Reception – Within the Exhibit Area

5:30 PM Exhibition at the Arts Ballroom officially closes

6:00 PM

Awards Dinner, Scholarships & Entertainment @ ESTIA Restaurant Ballroom,  (1405 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102) honoring exceptional individuals and companies that have excelled themselves in their field and with their contributions to our society

  • Honorees of the 27th Awards Dinner Include:

    • Pauline Manos, Esq., Longtime served in the City of Philadelphia & Community Activist

    • Evangelia Manos, Esq., Longtime served as ADA in the City of Philadelphia & Community Activist

    • Professor John Paitakes, Author of “50 Years Working In Criminal Justice”

    • Pete, Chris, John, Peggy Koutroubas (siblings) owners of the famous Little Pete’s in Philadelphia for over 40 years

    • Tom Dushas, AHEPA Supreme Governor Region 3

    • Baltimore Greek Parade Committee: (Emily Liadakis, George Stakias, Pitsa Balomas, Joanna Trikoulis, Georgia Vavas, Diane Homberg, C.M. Frangos, Emmanuel Matsos, S. Katsas, Dr. Panagiotis Baltatzis and others)

  • SPECIAL Presentation to our Eleftheria Scholarship Award Winners
  • Special Recognition to Hellenic American National Council (HANC) and AHEPA Honorees
  • Entertainment by Telis Prokopos, Eirene Tsiari and Giorgos Pazarentsis (klarino) from Baltimore


Reserve your Dinner table now by calling 610-202-1972 // e-mail aphroditekotrotsios@gmail.com

Tickets are $125 per person // $1,250 for a table of 10 // $150 at the door

For more information and Booth reservations please contact 610-202-1972


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