PERSONAL: Birth Year: 1963
EDUCATION: 1991-1994 Ph.D. in Economics, Thesis: ”Concentration and
Efficiency in Business”. Management and
Marketing Commercial University. Ukraine.

1980-1984 M.A. with honours in Management and
Marketing Commercial University. Ukraine.

P R O F E S S I O N A L   E X P E R I E N C E :
1 9 9 9 – Present

ART PHOTOGRAPHER (Specialization: Art Photography, Commercial Photoprojects, Advertising; Creative Photography, Pin-Up, Landscape, Portrait, Genre Photography)
- Organizing of Photo Exhibitions and Events,
- Teaching of Professional Photography,
- Professional Judging of Photocontests.

H o n o u r s :
- On-line Photocontest Magic of Nylon (2009) (Winner, 1st Place)
- Photocontest Foto.ua, Best Rating, 2007
- The Photo of the Year (West By Northwest.org online magazine, 2005)
- Photocontest «My Canon» (2005);
- Whole-Ukrainian Photocontest «The Moments» (2005)
- Photocontest «City in the Photo» (2003);
- Photocontest "Gold Pixel" (Russia, 2004)
- Photocontest "PhotoResults" (2004) (prize of spectators sympathy),
- Photocontest "Digital Summer" (2003) (Winner, 1st Place),
- Photocontest «Human and PC» (2002) (prize of spectators sympathy),
- Blitz-photocontest Photoware (2002) (Winner, 1st Place),
- Photographic Competition «Ukraine in Focus» (Ukraine, Kyiv, 2002). Five works selected to represent Ukraine on the Embassies events around the World.
- First Olympus Photocontest (2001) (Winner, 1st Place)

Publications: wide range of magazines, newspapers, books; photos for commercial advertising. Countries: Australia, Hungary, Slovakia, USA, Romania, Poland, Israel, Germany, Switzerland.

Website: www.galagan.info

Previous Years:
1 9 9 7 - 1 9 9 8 MANAGING DIRECTOR, Merck Sharp and Dohme.
1 9 9 4 - 1 9 9 7 IT MANAGER / MIRRIAM COORDINATOR, Merck Sharp and Dohme
1 9 9 3 - 1 9 9 4 VISITING LECTURER
1 9 9 1 - 1 9 9 4 HEAD OF INFORMATION AND ANALYTICAL DEPARTMENT, ITC
1 9 8 6 - 1 9 9 4 ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, Commercial University

H O N O U R S / C E R T I F I C A T E S :
Certificate of Accomplishment The Communications Workshop. Leader Effectiveness Training (L.E.T). Gordon Training International. United Kingdom, Hitchin. June 4, 1998.
Certificate of Accomplishment Project Leadership Workshop. STC Group. Ukraine, Kyiv. December 29, 1995.
Certificate of Excellence Microsoft Official Curriculum course. Productivity Point International. USA, New York. October 27, 1995.