Marieta Stefanova, Ph.D., is an academic lecturer in the Department of Management and Logistics, Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy, Bulgaria. She teaches bachelor’s-level courses in Logistics and Quality and master’s-level courses in Quality Management, Safety, Environmental and Security Management, Logistics, Ship Agency, and Freight Forwarding. She has more than twenty-five years of professional experience as a quality manager in food manufacturing plants. Dr. Stefanova is a member of the Expert Council of the Center for Quality of Goods and Consumer Protection (CQGCP) at the Research Institute of the University of Economics (UE) – Varna. She is also a member of the Union of Scientists Bulgaria and the IGWT International Association for Commodity Science and Technology. She has published more than forty articles in national and international scientific journals.