WATT+VOLT celebrated the opening of its first store in Athens, at 217A Kifisias Avenue in Marousi on Thursday the 1st of February. WATT+VOLT’s friends, partners and local government representatives welcomed the arrival of a new, integrated experience of energy services, and to “think bigger” about the potential offered by electricity and natural gas.
More than 150 friends of WATT+VOLT attended the event and enjoyed the festive ambiance, while the grand opening was further honored by the presence of Mr. Giorgos Patoulis, Mayor of Amarousio, and Mr. Giorgos Thomakos, Mayor of Kifisia. Mr. Anastasios Papanagiotou, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of WATT+VOLT, in the presence of Mr. Giorgos Patoulis cut the inaugural ribbon.
After thanking all attendants, Mr. Anastasios Papanagiotou made the following statements: “We are extremely happy to welcome 2017 by opening our Marousi store, which is also our first store in Athens. This year inspired us to “think bigger” and we accomplished just that. Our goals for the future are even higher and we intend to introduce our ambitions to the wider public”.
During the event, Mr. Giorgos Patoulis said the following: “The Municipality of Amarousio shows its support to all new business efforts. WATT+VOLT’s new store is an innovative establishment focusing on saving energy and assisting young people and all those who strive to succeed in spite of hardships and challenges. We wish WATT+VOLT and its people all the best”.
Mr. Giorgos Thomakos, after congratulating Mr. Papanagiotou, remarked that “we, too, follow WATT+VOLT’s successful course and examine the possibility of a future collaboration. This innovative company, thanks to its creative practices and smart ideas in all fields of the energy industry, succeeded in winning the trust of thousands of citizens within a very short period of time”.
The new WATT+VOLT store opened its “doors” to the wider public with the goal of providing friendly customer services and instant information about the great savings consumers can achieve on their energy bills. Other than ensuring competitive electricity rates, up to -25% compared to other providers, visitors to the WATT+VOLT store are also given the opportunity to discover innovative services, such as smartwatt, the award-winning “smart” service smartwatt that turns an ordinary home to a smart home, and the groundbreaking and WATT+VOLT Energy Analytics platform provided by Smart Energy, which enables enterprises and organizations to detect energy wastage, save on resources, and reduce their energy footprint.
In 2017, WATT+VOLT made the strategic decision to enter the Greek retail market with vigor by developing a network of stores all over Greece, opening 10 stores over the course of one year (Thessaloniki, Serres, Veroia, Larisa, Trikala, Chalkida, Patras, Athens, Ioannina, Evosmos) while 5 more are currently in development in Athens, Komotini, Xanthi, Alexandroupoli and Piraeus. All in all, 20 stores and shop-in-shop will be open and operating in central cities of Greece by the end of 2018.
Address: 217A Leoforos Kifisias, 15124, Maroussi
Tel: 213 0189300
Operating hours: Monday to Friday: 09:00-18:00