Editor in Chief of SAT Media Group which is publisher of SAT Plus magazine and producer of SAT TV Show. Chief of programs development at NAVAK – National Drivers Academy, advanced driver training center.
Motoring Media Career:
- Since 1996. co-founder of SAT Media Group, leading Serbian automotive publishing and TV production company employing 70 people.
- After 2000. started also as a presenter in SAT TV Show (founded in 1990.) with 1,2 million viewers per week on first channel of national Radio-Television of Serbia. Became Operational Editor of SAT Media Group in 2009, and advanced to position of Editor in Chief in 2013.
- Special activities – since 2007.
Co-founder of NAVAK – National Drivers Academy, largest regional driver training centre.
Awards and Nominations / Professional Performances:
Organized first ever vehicle performance measurements done by media in Serbia, developed new testing and teaching methods for driver performance, introduced first practice of tire testing in Serbia, started first vehicle longevity testing, started first safety and limited crash tests in the country.
During 2014. developed and conducted on large scale of participants special driver training program which, according to data of Ministry of Interior of Serbia – Traffic Police, has given total crash rate decrease by 32% and decrease of involvement in crashes with fatalities and injuries by 59%.
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