When you decide to start a training program, your expectations are very high.
You want professionals, familiar with the business environment.
Georgeta Dendrino is the Managing Director of Interact and has more than 25 years of experience in the field of training and consultancy and more than 18 years in coaching with clients across all the major industries and different countries. She has developed and delivered training programs for managerial teams from top to middle management and has been a team leader in various consultancy projects. She has developed various business simulations and teambuilding programs, working with major industries such as banks, construction, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, retail, FMCG and oil.
With an Executive Master in Coaching and Consulting for Change from INSEAD and more than 15 years of experience in executive coaching, Georgeta Dendrino coached entrepreneurs for the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards.
Georgeta is the Global VP Mentoring for Professional Women's Network, a board member of the Association for Values in Education, a selected executive coach for Coach Source, USA, and a contributor to Forbes Council, USA. In the last years, she has been a mentor for entrepreneurs in RBL, PWN, as well as a member of the Romanian Human Resources Club.
Education and Acquired Trainings: Executive Master in Coaching and Consulting for Change, Insead, April 2014 – May 2016; The Challenge of Leadership, Insead, January – December 2013; Executive MBA, Asebuss and Kennessaw State University, Atlanta, USA, 2007; Human Resources Management Certificate of Seneca College, Toronto Business Administration and Marketing Courses, Seneca College, Toronto, Canada Professional Certificate in Management, The Open University, UK, (CODECS), 1998 – 2000; BA, Bucharest University, Foreign Languages Faculty, 1992.
Lucian Mihai is Partner at Interact Business Communicatons Romania. He has gained managerial experience in the domain of professional services and sales management, as well as IT distribution. Lucian is a trainer and a consultant within the Interact Development Department.
Lucian’s functional experience is related to three areas: management in professional services, training and sales and acquisitions. Lucian has been a member of the management team since 2004 and became managing partner in 2007. Together with the management team of Interact, Lucian has helped turning Interact into one of the first five players in the training industry based on the turnover and notoriety.
Regarding the training field, Lucian has gained extensive experience in different industries in a few key areas: management, especially people management, business communication and relationships. Lucian has several international accreditations, besides being a Master Trainer in the international network Think on Your Feet®.
His experience in the management field as well as sales and acquisitions is related to the IT industry- distribution of computer components -where Lucian held the position of Sales Manager and Purchasing Manager. Lucian managed the international purchasing subsidiary of this company in China for one year.
The multicultural area and its impact on communication, management and leaderhip is one in which Lucian has put a lot of passion and effort. He has delivered consultancy and training programs in Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, France, Hungary, Portugal and Turkey.
Lucian Mihai was elected "Trainer of the year for 2008" in Romania.
Education and Acquired Trainings: BA Foreign Languages, University of Bucharest; Master Trainer Think on Your Feet®, Advanced Trainer Emergentics®, Visual Facilitation, Improvisation and Story Telling, Unleash The Power Within, Needs Analysis, Instructional Design, IoweU©, The Skilled Presenter™, Coaching to Success, The Art and Science of Feedback©.
Dan Marinescu is Managing Partner at Interact. He is Financial and Logistics Department Manager. His activity is oriented towards implementing and improving the financial indicators and optimizing the company's logistic flows.
Education: Executive MBA, Academy of Economic Studies and Le Conservatoire des Arts et Métiers, Paris, 2006-2008; Business Administration, Seneca College, 2005; Faculty of Management and Marketing, Romanian-American University of Bucharest; Financial Management, Codecs, 2003.
Education and Acquired Trainings: Emotional Intelligence, Improvisation and Story Telling, Unleash The Power Within, Leadership for Managers, NEWS Experience, Giving and Receiving Feedback, Project Management, Consumer Marketing, Fundementals of Structural Thinking, Aligning Company and Individual Performance, Factory - Team Training International.
Alina’s expertise includes communication solutions, presentation skills, team effectiveness, train the trainer and organizational culture. For the past 15 years, she has been delivering Interact solutions to clients from IT&C, banking, FMCG, energy and pharma.
Alina is involved in various organizational development projects, with an active role in needs analysis, program design and delivery, account management and product development. Her experience ranges from working with one-to-one solutions to groups of up to 170. She is a member of the teaching staff of IAA’s Marcomm School, where she has been teaching the presentations module since 2008. She is appreciated by her clients for her empathy and dedication in helping participants transfer the new skills to their everyday activity.
Education and Acquired Trainings: BA Foreign Languages, University of Sibiu; Certified Trainer Think on Your Feet®, Certified Associate Emergentics®, Visual Facilitation, Improvisation and Story Telling, Needs Analysis, Instructional Design, IoweU©, The Skilled Presenter™, Coaching to Success, The Art and Science of Feedback©, BTI Business SimulationsTM, Design Thinking, Six Thinking Hats®.
Roxana is a trainer and business consultant at Interact, with more than 15 years of experience in training and human resources domain, acquired while being involved both in learning & people development and change management and transformation roles.
Her area of expertise includes communication and customer experience, sales, negotiations, account management, change management, working collaboratively, conflict management, coaching and team development. She has designed and delivered various learning programs and trainings, working closely with managers and teams in order to provide suited solutions to both business and individuals’ needs.
She is passionate about working with people and actively sustaining their growth and development by understanding learning needs, designing solutions and facilitating learning and change both for individuals and teams.
She had also implemented end to end company level transversal programs sustaining new working frames such as agile and hybrid way of working, from designing the strategy aligned with companies objectives and with the end state to creating the concept, designing the program, KPIs, communication plan, learning programs and change management strategy to implementing the change.
Education and Acquired Trainings: BA International Business and Economics, Bucharest University of Economic Sturdies, Trainer Think on Your Feet®, Certified Creating Stellar Customer Relations™, Guiding Customer Conversation ™, Certified Trainer 4MAT 4Business Instructional Design™, Certified Consultant Life Styles Inventory™ (LSI), Group Styles Inventory™ (GSI) , Certified Consultant Points Of You® - Creative Tools for Training & Development , Certified Trainer and Consultant Kutschera-Resonanz®, Certified Coach Creative Mind, Certified CNFPA Trainer.
Ana Maria is a Relationship Manager at Interact, with more than 20 years of experience in training and human resources domain, acquired while being involved both in Hr management, learning & people development, operational roles in different industries.
Her area of expertise includes human resources, communication and customer experience skills, leadership, management development, change management, performance management, talent management, working transversally in big teams, conflict management, problem solving, project management, negotiations, coaching , mentoring and team development. She has designed and delivered various organisational learning programs and trainings, working closely with 1st line managers and leadership teams in order to provide the best solutions to both business and individuals’ needs.
She is highly motivated about working with people and teams, and actively supporting their growth and development by understanding their development needs, offering different solutions and facilitating learning and change both for the individuals and teams in different organisations.
She had also developed and implemented end to end company level leadership and management transversal programs sustaining new strategies, from designing the strategy aligned with companies objectives and creating the concept, designing the program, mapping KPIs, communication plan across the company, learning programs and change management strategy to implementing the change.
She was involved in complex, international projects and participated in rebranding campaigns, as well as in start-ups, that offered her the opportunity to accumulate a capital of expertise and extended skills in various domains of activity. She managed various teams of Trainers, Quality specialists and Problem-solving experts, directly or remote teams internationally. She has expertise on creating Hr procedures, working flows for Training and Quality units.
Education and Acquired Trainings: BA International Business and Economics, Economic International Relations, Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Customer Experience skills, Negotiations advanced skills, Selection and recruitment, Management development training certifications, Leadership skills training certifications, Train of trainers, Experiential learning, Coaching skills, Certified coach Institute Milton H. Erickson, Certified CNFPA Trainer.
Aura is specialized in delivering general and business French and Romanian courses for all levels tailored to the needs of professionals working in various industries. She focuses on helping her clients achieve their objectives while having an engaging learning experience.
She is also a certified examiner with the French Institute in Bucharest. In addition, she has done interpreting for business workshops, translated training materials, user manuals, and films for various French Film Festivals.
Education and Acquired Trainings: Master’s in teaching French as a second language (Master 1 FLE), Rouen University, France; Bachelor Degree in Foreign Languages, University of Bucharest. Instructional Design 4MAT4BUSINESS; Visual Facilitation; Improvisation and Story Telling; Presentation, Reasoning and Show; Facilitation skills©; Managing Business Today™;Giving & receiving feedback; Customer Centric Behaviour©; Professional Services Today™ (Business Today International); Introduction to Coaching Abilities; Consumer Marketing Today™.
Oana has been a trainer within the Interact Communication Department since 2008 and is fluent in English and Spanish. She proves great capability to empathize with people and is constantly focused on designing her language training agendas following creative and inspirational patterns.
Education and Acquired Training: 2007- M.A. in English Applied Linguistics at the University of Bucharest, 2006- B.A. in English and Spanish at the Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literatures, University of Bucharest. Visual Facilitation, Improvisation and Story Telling, Presentation, Reasoning and Show, Facilitation skills©, Managing Business Today™, Giving & receiving feedback, Customer Centric Behaviour©, Professional Services Today™ (Business Today International), Who moved my cheese?©, Introduction to Coaching Abilities, Consumer Marketing Today™, Train the Trainers©, Time Management, Skilled Presenter, TalkWorks at Work.
Oana is a trainer within the Communication department, with an extensive experience of teaching business and general English and Romanian to adults from diverse professional backgrounds. She is committed to helping her students broaden their English skills while creating a warm and encouraging environment for learning. She has also translated numerous English and French documents, from soft skills coursebooks to technical user manuals and telecom, IT or financial documents.
Education and Acquired Trainings: Bachelor Degree in Foreign Languages, University of Bucharest, Business English Communication Skills, Train of Trainers, Presentation skills, Stress Management, Emergenetics®.
Ana is a trainer at Interact with more than 10 years of experience in training, working with clients from a wide professional background.
She is specialized in delivering general and business English French and Romanian courses for all levels, focusing on guiding her clients towards achieving their objectives, while creating a warm and engaging environment for learning.
Her passion for topics such as pragmatics, motivation, psychology, arts (painting, playing the piano), therapy, esoteric sciences, complement her passion for languages, continuously giving her training agenda a creative and inspirational twist.
Education and Acquired Trainings: Master’s in Formal Linguistics, Bucharest University, Bachelor Degree in Foreign Languages, Iasi University, Bachelor Degree in Clinical Psychology, Spiru Haret University, CELTA©, CELTYL©, Business English and French communication skills, Soft skills, Translator, Interpreter.
Ion Botezatu is a trainee at Interact and the newest member of the team. He has a degree in psychology and is currently specializing in the field of personal development involving nonformal education for adults, career counseling and psychotherapy.
In his four year experience in student volunteering, Ion has organized and coordinated several personal development projects, both local and national, and he is currently looking at how to bring education closer to adults and how to help them to learn better and more enjoyable.
Education and Acquired Trainings:Bachelor Degree in Psychology, Faculty of psychology and educational sciences, University of Bucharest.
Simona is a trainer and business consultant at Interact with more than 23 years of functional experience in Procurement and 7 years in training &consultancy. As a Procurement expert she has coordinated and planned tender projects in Procurement for all types of products and services necessary to carry out the activity in different areas, managing the selection processes of suppliers at national and international level.
She gained her experience in IT&C, banking, constructions, and has carried out and coordinated procurement projects in the fields of: sales, administrative, human resources, legal, marketing and communication, customer relations, global sourcing, consulting services (financial, legal and economic), logistics &supply chain, events, financial, public relations, travel & accommodation, debt collection, IT and security, outsourcing (call center, human resources, administrative).
She was involved in very ambitious projects, unique in Romania by complexity and size, in international projects and participated in rebranding and expansion projects as well as in start-ups that offered her the opportunity to accumulate a huge capital of expertise in Procurement field.
Her area of expertise in training includes procurement, negotiations, communication and customer experience, conflict management, coaching and project management. She has designed and delivered procurement learning programs and various other trainings, working with the clients and teams in order to provide the right solutions for them, keeping in every moment the focus on the clients need.
Education and acquired trainings: Bachelor Degree in Law, University of Bucharest; Certified CNFPA Trainer; NLP Practioner; Public Acquisition Expert; 7 Steps in Acquisition; Negotiation Advanced Skills; Negotiation Skills for Purchasing; Analyzes and processes for outsourcing; Change Management & Advanced Communications Skills; Quality Project Manager; Train of trainers.
Raisa is a skillful language trainer, collaborating with Interact since 2019.
Her main background is related to IT - technical and managerial activity -, where she gained experience in approaching people with diverse nationalities, cultural backgrounds, languages, and mindsets. This has contributed to building a sense of social flexibility, intuition about their needs and their learning challenges, as well as patterns of associations or differences between languages, memory, and logical thought processes. Her competences and extended knowledge of other numerous topics like intelligence, psychology, finance, arts, animal welfare, volunteering complement her passion about languages, offering additional value in terms of richness of the training and interrelatedness.
Education and Acquired Trainings: Master's Degree in Business Administration and Industry, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Bachelor's degree in Accounting and Management Information Systems, Academy of Economic Studies, international management and technical trainings with certifications.
Vlad Marinescu is a Marketing Adviser at Interact and has joined the team in May 2016. His activity within the Interact Development Department is oriented towards several projects regarding the company's communication strategy. He is focusing on delivering the right informations Interact's clients need in order to be in touch with the company's values, current projects and future plans.
Vlad is an enthusiastic person and he is best described by his curiosity and a certain level of commitment to his projects.
Education and Acquired Trainings: Degree in Marketing at the Faculty of Marketing, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies; Master's Degree in Anthropology, University of Bucharest.
Emilia joined the Interact team in June 2008 working as an Assistant Manager in the Administrative-Logistics Department. Her interests are oriented towards the logistic organization and secretarial activities. Emilia worked for 6 years in the banking sector where self development was possible both personally and professionally, and in particular acquiring expertise in Customer Care.
Education and Acquired Trainings: Master in Management and Marketing Organization - Strategic Management, Romanian-American University Bucharest 2014; Management and Marketing, Romanian-American University Bucharest 2011; Presentation, Reasoning and Show, Managing Business Today, Giving and Receiving Feedback, Professional Services Today, Consumer MarketingToday, Fundementals of Structural Thinking, Customer Centric Behaviour, Time Management. Sales, Techniques of Banking Products, Presentation Skills.