In Sunday september 2, 2013 (old style), Vladyka Vladimir was promoted to the rank of Archbishop of Classis-Ravenna and St. Julius Island.
In November 28th 2013, He was promote as Archbishop and Metropolitan of Ravenna and Classis (Prot. 652/2)
[[File:Sangiulio.JPG|right|thumb|Saint Julius Island]]
Vladyka Vladimir was responsible for the Holy Synod of Milan's review of academic books of Eastern Canon Law, Byzantine History and is the Head of the DEPARTMENT FOR EXTERNAL CHURCH RELATION of The [[Holy Synod of Milan]].