Ivana Kolar, CEO, Julius Rose, Croatia & Slovenia
Ivana is a business consultant, author of a unique Art & Spa platform for hotels, with strong expertise in creating and implementing business strategies, planning & development for wellness and thermal spas, market positioning, change management and investments. As CEO of Terme Tuhelj, the largest thermal and medical spa resort in Croatia, she had a significant role in fostering the development of year-round tourism in Croatia. She is also the organiser of the annual event “Croatian Tourism 365” and virtual educational platform “Smart Tourism 5.0” across South-East Europe. Ivana actively participates in numerous professional associations to develop and promote tourism in Croatia. Among many other awards, she was awarded as the “Manager of the Year” in Croatia.