Giga Abuladze is the chairman of Agriguild, he has 6 years of experience in communications and agro journalism, also in project management, Giga is a well-known TV host of the weekly programme “Agronews”, broadcasted in all regions of Georgia. Giga Abuladze has B.A diploma in Journalism and mass communications – Tbilisi state university. He is also a graduate of Cork English Academy.
Ia Bobokhidze is a chairman and one of the founders of “Georgian Regional Media Association”. She served as the organization’s executive director during the years 2009-2012. In addition, she is the founder and chief of a weekly independent newspaper “Akhali Gazeti” of Imereti region and the news agency “newpress.ge”. She has 12 years of working experience in the NGO sector on the media issues. She was also a chairman of the Independent Journalists’ Association “fourth” in 2002-2008. Ia is the founder of journalistic ethics from 2009 till now, while she was the chairman of the Audit Committee of journalistic ethics in 2010-2012. She was a member of “Niko Nikoladze scientific community” in 2005-2010. Ia is a coordinator and manager of a number of projects funded by different international organizations. She is a journalist by profession. She has attended several training programs abroad: 2007 – “Investigative Journalism in Print Media” (USAID, USA) ;2008 – “Journalism and Democracy” (Fojo, SIDA, Sweden); 2008 – Online Media (Polish-Czech-Slovak Solidarity Foundation, Poland).