This Friday May 10, networking organisation Yitonia will be holding their inaugural networking event ‘Going Global’.

The group invite all to discover the journeys of three entrepreneurs who have successfully taken their businesses, their brands and their lives to the international stage.

Three entrepreneurs have been chosen to speaking on the panel about their journey.

George Paraskevopoulos, founder of Roasting Warehouse, will share insights into his recent expansion to Athens, highlighting the pivotal role of family in their journey.

Melissa Pateras, the mind behind Meleros Cosmetics, will recount the story of her business’s inception on the day of the COVID lockdown and its subsequent growth.

Meleros founder Melissa Pateras (centre) at a Look Good Feel Better charity event. Photo: Supplied

Lukas Theodorou, founder of HELCO Consulting, will delve into the intricacies of working like an Australian business abroad and the challenges and joys of life overseas.

The event is being promoted for business owners, creatives, and individuals eager to broaden their understanding of international entrepreneurship or seeking inspiration at any stage of their career journey.

The organisers at Yitonia are encouraging like-minded individuals for an evening of networking and inspiration, with food and a welcome drink.

Lukas Theodorou during his tenure with the Greek mission to the EU in Brussels. Photo: Supplied

When: Friday May 10, 7pm-11pm

Where: Vanilla Coffee Lounge, 17-21 Eaton Mall, Oakleigh VIC 3166

Bookings: Visit the Yitonia website.