He is a member of the managing board of the Bulgaria Sports Development Association (BSDA) since 2012, where he is in the role of Research Expert and Project Coordinator. In the last years BSDA has successfully realized many international projects, among which “Start now – Strategic partnership for health promotion among youth, “Sport closer to you”, „E.D.G.E.” , Project „Youth volunteering in sport” – National youth programme; „YSDA”, „JUST SPORT” , „European everyday of sport, “Sport near you” – ARBS project to optimize the network of sports clubs for children and sport for all;, „Integration through sport” etc. Mr. Zankov has been a developer and coordinator for all these projects in particular, he undertakes operative, educative, research and other functions depending on their goals and specifications.
Konstantin is marketing director of Festivals in Bulgaria cluster and Leading Expert of the Institute of Analyses and Assessment of Tourism. Konstantin Zankov has experience in managing different fields of the tourism sector, such as travel agencies, hotels, restaurants, bars, software companies, NGO’s, etc.
He is a holder of Bachelor’s degree in Tourism and Master’s degree in Business administration. He is a PhD candidate of Economic faculty of Sofia University and lecturer in International Bussiness School, Sofia University and guest lecturer at New Bulgarian University and different conferences, public workshops and events. He specializes in marketing management. He gained additional qualifications during diverse workshops, study visits, seminars in more than ten counties.
Konstantin is also certified expert in ngo management and non-formal education trainer. Mr. Zankov is founder of Travel Mind company, which offers business services for tourist companies, working in Bulgaria, Croatia and the US. He is also a lecturer and consultant in the field of marketing, entrepreneurship and management. His professional interests are mainly focused on marketing, technologies and innovations in the tourism and sport sectors.