The IAMPRO MBA Awards celebrate MBA’s at the forefront of leadership excellence. To recognise the talents and contributions made by accredited schools and their students to the MBA arena and the wider community, the IAMPRO presents five annual awards to outstanding managers, entrepreneurs, non for profit managers, industry leaders.


THIS YEAR'S IAMPRO MBA AWARDS WINNERS:
 
 MBA ENTREPRENEURIAL AWARD WINNER
 
Tamara Šiši? Kramer is an entrepreneur, a business woman, former fitness trainer, co-owner and Marketing and Sales Director CEE at Nupo d.o.o., leading scandinavian premium diet food and meal replacement brand in Slovenia (www.nupo.si) and Croatia (www.nupo.hr). Nupo products are also Product of the Year 2013 in Slovenia and Superbrand 2013/2014 in Slovenia and Croatia. She is an EMBA alumna from Cotrugli Business School, and an Executive MBA scholarship winner 2009, as well as Abbott Best Brand Plan CEE/NWA 2010 winner. Previously she worked as a Product Manager Slovenia and Corporate Brand Manager for Abbott. The story of NUPO in Slovenia is a story from zero to hero, under guidance, strategy and development of Tamar Šiši? Kramer, today, Nupo can be found in almost every large grocery store in Slovenia, as well as in Croatia. Trough the brand development, Tamara has shown great courage, marketing and straregy skills.
You can read more about Tamara Šiši? Kramer on her LinkedIn Profile: 
ETHICS AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AWARD WINNER
 
Ana Lukner is CEO and Owner at BE-EL GmbH & P marketing, Mentor/Consultant at Start-up company BrightLes, an innovative line of wooden products, which creates a synergy of wood and light. They have developed a technology to further improve the properties of wood. She is also a TRUHOMA Inspirational speaker and Owner of Anina zvezdica (Ana's Litlle Star), a Slovenian charity organisation, with a mission to teach Slovenian people that anyone can help. She is an MBA alumna from Faculty of Economics Ljubljana. She is also a vice president at IG Alpbach Slovenija and a Procurator at Intelstar d.o.o..
You can read more about Ana Lukner on her LinkedIn Profile:
https://si.linkedin.com/pub/ana-lukner-msc/5a/3b3/978
INDUSTRY LEADERSHIP AWARD WINNERS
 
Melenie Seier Larsen is a Principal at THE BOSTON CONSULTING GROUP, a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. They partner with clients from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises. 

Melanie Seier Larsen is also a former Principal of the A.T. Kearney Ljubljana office. She is  and IEDC BLED School of management alumna, and she achieved the IEDC Alumni Achievement Award for 2012.

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Ana Laura Rednak is an Executive Director at Plastika Skaza d.o.o., a company with a vision to become the leader in plastics processing in Slovenia and to strengthentheir competitive position in Europe and the world. Winning almost every possible award in Slovenia in 2014 and 2015, Plastika Skasza specializes in the production of most complex products of high quality. With their programmatic policy they want to extend the achieved position of the enterprise in the fields of development, production and sales of plastic products. Ana Laura Rednak is a Cotrugli Business School alumna.
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MBA ALUMNI ENGAGEMENT AWARD WINNERS
 

Matija Žulj is CEO and Founder at Agrivi, an agri-tech startup that is creating the global agricultural eco-system with vision to change the way food is produced. He is also a World Startup Competition winner 2014, where Winner, Agrivi was selected as the best startup in strong competition of startups from 45 countries and had won the first prize of $50,000 USD. Matija Žulj is an MBA alumnus from Zagreb's Faculty of Economics and Business and was also the president of MBA Croatia, where he is now a member of the Supervisory Board since 2011.

You can read more about Matija Žulj on his LinkedIn Profile:https://hr.linkedin.com/in/matijazulj

 
Krešimir Profaca is a CEO at Kozmo d.o.o.. He is an experienced executive with extensive international experience, which includes working for a large Fortune 500 corporations and small startups. He has strong strategic and analytical skills, ability to see the big picture as well as deliver highly efficient hands-on approach for various implementation and execution issues. He is an INSEAD MBA alumnus.
 
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OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCES AWARD WINNERS
 
Niko Slavni? is a CMO and board member at Everet group, a group of companies engaged in marketing and distribution of world best known cosmetic & perfume brands as industry leader covering the area of the 12 countries in Eastern Europe. He is also a Founding Partner and Investor at AP and Partners, Visiting Professor at ESSCA, Owner of InYourPocket, the essential city guides, Professor at IEDC Bled School of Management, Owner and Founder of IQbator d.o.o., a company which integrates the theory and practice in different areas into useful ideas and a former Business Angel. He has a PhD in Business from the University of Amsterdam and is an IEDC Bled School of Management MBA alumnus.
 
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Matej Golob is a Cotrugli alumni president 2013/14, Co-founder and partner at 30Lean, a Company which helps to create and run lean startups inside mature organizations. StartupWeekend facilitator, the leading catalysts for startup creation and entrepreneurial education around the world with a mission to educate and inspire entrepreneurs and give them the motivation and networking opportunities they need to take the next step in creating a successful startup company. He is aso Chief Stage Storifyer at 30Pitch, a great networker, LinkedIn connector and an Executive MBA alumnus from Cotrugli Business School.
You can read more about Matej Golob on his LinkedIn Profile:
https://si.linkedin.com/in/matejgolob