About Me

Most known as

Marketing and International Relations Consultant in Tourism


Brief Introduction

Majid Erfanian with 11 years of experience in tourism has collaborated with various actors in the field including hotels, travel agencies, recreational complexes, investment group, educational institutes and tourism fairs. Among all, Majid is a member of Tourism Bank Think Tank and the Head of branding team for its establishment. As the executive director of Iran Tourism Fair (HT&T), he has participated in, traveled to and interacted with tens of international events in countries such as UK, Germany, Spain, France, Italy, Belarus, United Arab Emirates, Singapore and Philippines. Further to his speeches, articles and photo exhibitions, his website www.majiderfanian.com is a mirror which reflects to thousands of his audiences, the hidden side of his trips through social documentary photos combined with creative texts which reveal secrets with an artistic approach under the skin of tourism.


Professional Experience



HT&T (Iran Hotel, Travel & Tourism Int. Exhibition)

Tehran, Iran

Jan. 2012 – Present

  • Executive Director
  • International Communications Manager
Iran Cultural Heritage and Tourism Investment Co. (SEMEGA)

Tehran, Iran

Jun. 2009 – Jan. 2012

  • Manager of Public Relations & International Affairs
ICHTO (Iran Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization)

Tehran, Iran


May. 2008 – Jun. 2009

  • Public Relations Manager (Deputy of Cultural Heritage)
Tochal Complex (A Recreational Complex Including: Hotel, Ski Resort, Sport Complexes and Cable Car)

Tehran, Iran


Jun. 2005 – Mar. 2008


  • Marketing Manager
Pars Hotel (5-Star)

Kerman, Iran

Oct. 2003 – May. 2005

  • Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations Manager



Tourism Bank

Tehran, Iran

May. 2013 – Present

  • International Affairs Consultant
  • Contact Person with UNWTO
Marco polo Iran Touring Co.

Tehran, Iran

Apr. 2013 – Present

  • International Affairs Consultant
Iran Cultural Heritage and Tourism Investment Co. (SEMEGA)

Tehran, Iran

Sep. 2012 – Present

  • International Affairs Consultant
  • Contact Person with UNWTO


Galactic Travels (Tour and Travel Agency)

Tehran, Iran

Oct. 2012 – Mar. 2014

  • Senior Advisor & Member of the Board of Directors
Hamveta Aria International Trade Co.(Professional Marketing & Advertising Agency)

Tehran, Iran


May. 2012 – Feb. 2013


  • Senior Consultant and Member of the Board of Directors


Pars Hotels Group (Domestic Hotel Chain)

Tehran, Iran

Dec. 2007 – May. 2008

  • Marketing Consultant




    Projects & Team works

  • IKI Airport Hotel (Axis & Axis Prime)

Head of the think tank Group



  • Iranian Tourism Club

Head of the think tank Group


2010 – 2011

  • Tourism Bank

Head of the branding team for its establishment


۲۰۱۰ – ۲۰۱۱

  • Baya Decoration (Interior Design Co.)

Marketing Consultant




  • Saderat Bank

Manager of market segmentation project

Member of Marketing Advisor Group




  • YALDA Tourism Festival

Executive Director of 1st, 2nd, 4th and 6th times

2008 – 2006

2004 – 2003


  • ۱۶th KERMAN SHENASI Seminar

Executive Director




  • “New Holidays” Tourism Weekly Newspaper

Member of Research Center

2012 – Present

  • Hamshahri Daily Newspaper
    • Kerman Province Exclusive Journalist
    • Art Department Journalist

1998 – 1999


Tourism Leaders (Educational Institute)

Tehran, Iran

Mar. 2011 – Jan. 2013

  • Deputy Director and Member of the Board

Brand in Tourism Seminar & Festival

Member of Steering Committee, 2nd Seminar


Tehran, Iran


Public Relations International symposium

Member of Steering Committee, 7th symposia

Tehran, Iran


  • Conference Presentation
    • Erfanian M., “IMBC Campaign of Tourism Bank establishment
۱st Integrated Marketing and Brand Communications, Tehran



  • Book
    • Erfanian M., “Attractive Cemeteries”
A research about world famous cemeteries which are tourist attractions.

Being authored

  • Article
    • Erfanian M., “Top 25 World Tourist Attractions”
Jahangardan Magazine, Vol. 50, pp. 52-103. 

Tehran, Iran

Apr. 2014

  • Erfanian M., “Sheykh Safi Cemetery”

Ariana Gardeshgar Magazine, Vol. 31, pp. 20-25.


Tehran, Iran

Dec. 2010

  • Erfanian M., “Athens, the City of Cafes”

Ariana Gardeshgar Magazine, Vol. 30, pp. 58-63.


Tehran, Iran

Oct.  ۲۰۱۰

  • Erfanian M., “…till Barcelona”

Ariana Gardeshgar Magazine, Vol. 29, pp. 40-45.


Tehran, Iran

Sep.  ۲۰۱۰

  • Moshiri Nejad M. E., “Global Capital, Pasargad”

Ariana Gardeshgar Magazine, Vol. 28, pp. 18-23.


Tehran, Iran

Jul. 2010

  • Moshiri Nejad M. E., “The Second Historical Plaza in the World”

Ariana Gardeshgar Magazine, Vol. 26, pp. 25-29.


Tehran, Iran

Feb 2010

  • Moshiri Nejad M. E., “Naghsh e Jahan, Isfahan”

Safir Magazine, Vol. 3, pp. 188-195.


Tehran, Iran

Dec 2009

  • Moshiri Nejad M. E., “Ghavam Abad Caravansary” and “Band e Amir”

Irana Magazine, Vol. 26, pp. 138-139.


Tehran, Iran

Aug 2009

  • Moshiri Nejad M. E., “Khajeh Historical Mountain”

Ariana Gardeshgar Magazine, Vol. 24, pp. 48-50.


Tehran, Iran

Oct & Nov 2009

  • Moshiri Nejad M. E., “Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System”

Ariana Gardeshgar Magazine, Vol. 23, pp. 25-27.


Tehran, Iran

Jul & Aug 2009

  • Moshiri Nejad M. E., “Kerman Khajeh Atabak Cemetery”

Irana Magazine, Vol. 23, pp. 23.


Tehran, Iran

Feb & Mar 2009

  • Moshiri Nejad M. E., “Qeshm, the First Geo-park in the Middle East”

Ariana Gardeshgar Magazine, Vol. 21, pp. 34-38.


Tehran, Iran

Mar 2009

Creative Experiences
  • Professional Photography
    • “…till Barcelona” Individual Photo Exhibition
A photo exhibition of 6 west Europe countries

Jahan nama Gallery, Niavaran Palace, Tehran,

Sep. – Oct.


  • Professional Photography of Pars Hotels Group

Including all its 6 branches all over the country

Tabriz, Mashhad, Kerman, Ahvaz, Abadan, Kish

Aug. – Sep.  ۲۰۰۹

  • Professional Photography of Laleh Hotels Group

Including all its 4 branches all over the country

Tehran, Sar’ein, Yazd, Kish

Apr. – May.  ۲۰۰۵

  • “Saba” Group Photo Exhibition

A photo exhibition of Saba College Students

Bahonar University

Kerman, Iran

Jun. 1998

  • Film Making
    • “Rooz haye Arghavani” TV Series
Writer, Director

IRIB Organization


Apr. – May.


  • “Ghabri baraye shostan” short film

Writer, Director

Ershad Office


May. 2000


  • Acting
    • “Shabcheragh” TV Series
TV Presenter, Writer

IRIB Organization


Sep. – Mar.

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  • “Golkhand” TV Series

TV Reporter

IRIB Organization


Aug. – Feb.

 ۱۹۹۸- ۱۹۹۹



  • Script Writing


  • “Yek Café Neshini-e Khaass”

Short Film Scenario


  • “Payani Baraye Hameh Chiz”

Theater Plays





Language Skills

English: Confident

Persian: Mother tongue


Computer Skills

MS Office: Proficient

Internet: Proficient

Photoshop: Proficient




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