15 October 2020

Elitsa Krumova - a graduate in Informatics and Computer Science at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", is the first Bulgarian to enter the prestigious ranking of influencers in the technological field of the authoritative magazine The Awards Magazine. She is also in the Top 50 Women Influencers in 2020 in the world of technology, and is currently among the top 10 in the Top 100 Thought Leaders & Influencers Division - IoT Premier League.
Elitsa is a professional who manages to combine the most modern areas - marketing, advertising and IT industry. She has worked for some of the world's largest corporations, including IBM and Google. She is currently a Marketing and Advertising Specialist for Stone Computers AD.
One of the most influential women in the world of technology graduated from VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" last year. Of particular interest was the defence of her thesis on technologies in the field of collective intelligence and the Internet of Things. She chose distance learning. Varna Free University is the only university in Bulgaria with a bachelor's degree in Informatics and Computer Science accredited in distance learning. Elitsa speaks about her studies at the university:
"Varna Free University helped me to theoretically comprehend the tasks and problems I had to solve in my work. The training gave me the opportunity to go even deeper into the essence of technological processes and to understand the trends for their future development. The possibility for distance learning is another significant advantage that VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" has over other universities. "
Elitsa Krumova also has other prestigious qualifications: in Creative Advertising - MA Creative Advertising from Southampton Solent University, Great Britain; in Marketing and Advertising - BA Hons. Advertising & Marketing Communications from London Metropolitan University, UK.
The wide range of knowledge and skills in various fields help her to see modern phenomena in the world in their fullness. Her strong passion for trends and analyses for the future development of technology and society motivates her to share her views on social networks. Her activity also brings high recognition - she found a place in one of the most prestigious rankings in the world of technology. A week ago, she became the first Bulgarian woman to be among the first 15 women awarded by the authoritative magazine The Awards Magazine. The ranking is based on the behaviour and activity in the social networks of the ladies with a key role in the development of their companies and the growth of the business in the world of high technologies.
Photos from the thesis defence of Elitsa Krumova at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar":