My name is Lucy Setian.
I began my career as a journalist. In 2009 I won the award for most influential ecoblogger in Europe in the competition of the European Journalism Centre “Th!nk About It - Climate Change”. I also got a special prize from the European Commission’s initiative FightClimateChange.eu; EcoVege.org chose me for the 1st person in Bulgaria, to whom it awarded the prize “Eco consciousness” in February 2010. In the same year I received the special award of Gorichka.bg in the green contest of the media group NetInfo. During the communications’ forum SWIM Digital Seminar 2010 in Spain the project of my team received 1st place for the best business model of an online platform.The largest German Foundation Robert Bosch elected me for their only trainee from Bulgaria in the "Media - Mediators between nations” 2010 program, held for 3 months in Berlin each year.
I supported the digital platform Future Challenges, set up by the German foundation Bertelsmann. I’ve been an author of the Bulgarian daily newspaper "24 hours" and the websites “24 Hours Online” and “Trud Online”. In 2008 I wrote the travel novel “Beyond the Armenian Eyes”, which you can find as an e-book in Bulgarian and English.
I work as a digital and coms' consultant for several organizations and I was the creator of the cross-media ArmenGenocide, which covers the topic of the recognition of the genocide over the Armenian people. I've worked with Edelman Brussels, TCS Digital World, the Forum on Green Entrepreneurship of Generation Europe Foundation and others.