Various social events and activities are organised for our members throughout the year. These events help keep the bonding between the members and increase networking opportunities.
26th April 2017
Celebration for the new brand of EUMA: IMA – INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT ASSISTANTS
The International Management Assistants Association (Cyprus Branch) celebrated their new name/brand on 26 April 2017 on the Annual “Management Assistants Day” which is usually celebrated during the last two weeks of April. IMA Cyprus organized a cocktail reception, an event placed under the Auspices of Mrs Androulla Vassiliou, Former European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, a long-standing supporter of the Association. The celebration took place at CVAR Foundation. The program included a short welcome address by the Chairman of IMA Cyprus, Mrs Agathi Konizou and a speech by Mrs Liana Kontou, an ex member of IMA Cyprus, who shared the value of her “Life Journey and Experiences in EUMA/IMA”. Liana Kontou supported the event as an entertainer as well by playing the piano during the arrival of the guests. Members of IMA, ex-members, spouses, Employers/Directors of IMA members and close friends of IMA were among the attendants. IMA is an international network of management support professionals, who focus on their personal development and on the future changes in their profession. The encouragement of the members' individual development and the constant evolution of the management support profession, are a few of the Association's aims. IMA aims to become an “umbrella association-network” for the voice of high calibre professionals at top management level. A blend of Executive Assistants, Personal Assistants, Office Managers and other professionals who support the top management, like qualified professionals from Marketing, Human Resources, Operations, and more. The profession of management assistants is going through some major changes to embrace the digitalisation of the business world and the new working methods. IMA are taking a step ahead in future developments to meet the requirements of the current members and to be attractive to generations Y and Z now entering the business world.