Ms Fani Balaska holds a B.A. on International and European Studies from the University of Piraeus and an MBA from the Hellenic Open University of Greece. She has been working full time at ATINER since 2006 in various positions. She is now the managing editor of the following five scientific peer-reviewed journals published by ATINER (Athens Journal of Business & Economics, Athens Journal of Law, Athens Journal of Mass Media and Communications, Athens Journal of Mediterranean Studies, Athens Journal of Sports & Athens Journal of Tourism). She works with the General Publishing Managing Editor and the ICT General Manager of Publications in developing the journals in collaboration with the Editors. The latter are well known academics in their own field and offer their service voluntarily assisted by the managing editor and the general managing editor of the journals. Ms Fani Balaska in her duties as managing editor oversees the whole process of a submitted paper from its first step of submission till the last step of uploading the paper in the forthcoming papers of the journal, which includes the selection of reviewers in collaboration with the editors. In addition, Ms Fani Balaska is assisting with the administration of the evaluation of the submitted abstracts.