George Karazanishvili is a senior partner and director of the Georgian company CMC LLC – which provides construction management and consulting services from the initial design stage to protect closeout. He is the owner of BTG LLC -furniture business in Georgia. With an exclusive rights from Italy’s one of the largest furniture manufacturer IMAB, BTG develops their retail brand Pensarecassa in the local market. George was awarded by the President of Georgia as a merit for the contribution of country’s development. George Karazanishvili is a Honorary Consul of the Republic of Moldova in Georgia.
During the years George has been working in various companies such as Naturale Ltd. Hazelnut Factory in West Georgia – Partner of the company ; American Fitness Group LLC (US Franchise, Curves and Spanish Franchise No+Vellos) – owner of the company (2008-2011); The Georgian Red Cross- Chief of the Fundraising Department (1998 – 2000) etc…
The Georgian Red Cross- Chief of the Fundraising Department (1998 – 2000) -the First job that brought George Karazanishvili a personal satisfaction. Very first results of his hard work that has resulted in helping people in need. his first and probably the last income of US$150 per month that would totally satisfy his needs throughout the paycheck period.
GMT Group-Vice President, Real Estate Development and Operations (2000-2009). GMT Group is Georgia’s largest real estate developer. The Company is the owner of several real prime estate in the Capital City Tbilisi. Among them two hotels Tbilisi Marriott and Courtyard by Marriott. GMT also owns and operates the market leader company in dairy production, Sante. George has been part of GMT since 2000 starting with the position of Project Manager’s Assistant up to the position of Vice President of the company’s real estate operations.
American Fitness Group LLC (US Franchise, Curves and Spanish Franchise No+Vellos) – owner of the company (2008-2011) – As his first steps of a private entrepreneur, he has successfully negotiated, contracted and managed the largest American franchise, Curves and Spanish franchise, No+Vellos. As a result, both franchises with a positive return were viable sold, bringing triple digit percentage returns.
Naturale Ltd. Hazelnut Factory in West Georgia – Partner of the company.Another success of George Karazanishvili’s very initial business endeavors was Naturale. The business which he has capitalized on with his partners and in comparison with the competition at time, most successfully manufactured and exported the Georgian product in European markets. He has exited the business with higher return than ever expected.
BTG LLC (from 2015 till today) – Capitalizing on different business opportunities, partners and George Karazanishvili introduced a quality and service oriented furniture business in Georgia. With an exclusive rights from Italy’s one of the largest furniture manufacturer IMAB they are thrilled to develop and make their retail brand, Pensarecasa, a success story in the local market.
George Karazanishvili – Senior partner director of CMC LLC – Over the past years the company has achieved a great success. CMC has established itself as a leader in Construction Management sector with the execution of Country’s most exciting and challenging projects with an aggregate value of executed projects over US$1BLN. He is sharing CMC’s success as its founder and the Director of the company.