Slovenian and Croatian businessmen meet for CHECK IN lifestyle in Zagreb
September 25, 2021 – A bilateral meeting between Slovenian and Croatian businessmen was held at the Esplanade hotel in Zagreb under the Lifestyle CHECK IN brand.
The beauties of Slovenia are widely known. From the lakes of Bled and Bohinj, the Triglav, the towns of Ljubljana and Maribor to Kranjska Gora and the Julian Alps, this green country located in the south of central Europe, offers a wide range of possibilities for a quality holiday, but also for a comfortable life, a job, and an education. This, as well as the many other qualities of this country, through numerous examples and with guests from economic and diplomatic life, was discussed by the participants of the event “Beauty of Slovenia”, which was held in Zagreb Esplanade Hotel.
During the Slovenian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, in order to further strengthen the traditionally intense and fruitful economic cooperation and cultural exchanges between Croatia and Slovenia, the event brought together many Croatian and Slovenian businessmen from various sectors. Thus, it was the occasion for a better mutual knowledge, an exchange of experiences, but also to establish concrete business relations.
The event was attended by Mr. Bernard Šrajner, Economic Counselor at the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Zagreb, who underlined the excellent connection between the two neighboring countries on several levels. “The global health crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic may have slowed us down for a while, but it has not and will not prevent us from deepening our economic and other ties between Zagreb and Ljubljana,” he said. -he declares.
Besides him, the diplomatic delegation also included the Ambassador of Romania in the Republic of Croatia, HE E. Constantin – Mihail Grigorie, Honorary Consul of Romania in Croatia Mr. Stjepan Roglić, Mr. Ilario Schietto First Secretary of the Embassy of the Republic from Italy in Croatia and Attaché for the Promotion of Trade at the Institute of Foreign Trade, Ms. Sandra di Carlo.
Mr. Joze Tomaš, President of the Croatian Chamber of Commerce – Split County Chamber, also highlighted the positive results of the cooperation between the chambers of commerce of the two countries. He underlined that this event, organized by the international Lifestyle CHECK IN platform based in Split, is a further contribution to the excellent cooperation between Croatia and Slovenia. “This project brings foreign entrepreneurs together and introduces them to the most valuable thing we have in Croatia – our unique way of life in a unique natural environment. I think Slovenian citizens, as well as many other international guests, will recognize the off- seasonal potential of our country as a place of work and professional development, thanks to the advantages that Croatia offers to the growing category of companies – the digital nomads. Working from some of the Croatian locations by the sea, their life will be more pleasant thanks to the mild and pleasant climate and considerably reduced stress, ”added Joze Tomaš.
The artistic part of the program included the performance of famous jazz singer Jadranka Juras, and many Croatian and Slovenian artists and designers were presented, such as sculptor Hrvoje Dumančić with his recognizable and unique horse sculptures and painter and graphic designer Leon Zakrajšek with his works.
The colors of the styling were “defended” by designers Ivana Jurić and Draž Knitwear who on this occasion showed some of their models, adorned with magnificent jewels by the famous Slovenian designer Olga Košica. The event was moderated by Croatian presenter with Slovenian address, Ivana Šundov, who briefly introduced many businessmen from Croatia, Slovenia, but also Austria and Germany, among which: Quintessentially – global luxury concierge lifestyle club, SAMSIC – European leader in facility management and ORBICO – first Croatian distributor of many high quality brands.
Lifestyle CHECK IN is part of a series of events aimed at bringing business and diplomacy closer together. “Prior to this event, with all the organizational challenges brought by the pandemic, we organized the events with Austria and Romania as partner countries. Those who will follow soon will focus on other European countries and their many beauties, ”announced Monica Ioanițescu, Split-based entrepreneur and founder of the Lifestyle CHECK IN platform.
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