Vjekoslav Majetić Attended the Reception Hosted by the President of the Republic of Croatia, Zoran Milanović


Zagreb, Croatia, 11.06.2024. – Innovator, owner and founder of DOK-ING Mr Vjekoslav Majetić, as the winner of the HUM CROMA award Entrepreneur of the year was personally welcomed by the President of the Republic of Croatia Mr Zoran Milanović in the Office of the President on Tuesday, June 11th.

President Milanović received the leadership of the Croatian Association of Managers and Entrepreneurs (HUM CROMA) and the winners of the annual HUM CROMA awards. The announcement of the best managers and entrepreneurs in the economy was held in February this year under the auspices of the President of the Republic.

President Milanović congratulated all the winners of the HUM CROMA awards, and in addition to the business results and successes of the award-winning managers and businessmen, the meeting in the Office of the President also addressed the business climate and the state of the Croatian economy. Alongside President Milanović was Martina Ciglević, the assistant to the President’s economic advisor. Representatives of the managers’ association, as well as the awardees, noted positive changes in the Croatian economy but also pointed out issues that need to be addressed to further enhance business operations. For instance, they highlighted the need for a stable tax policy and more efficient public administration at both the state and local levels. 

Mr Vjekoslav Majetić presented the company’s successful operations and export activities to more than 40 countries globally. Since foundation in 1991, DOK-ING has transcended humble beginnings, evolving from a garage startup into a global powerhouse. Today, the company boasts a workforce of 250 individuals, its reach spanning across continents. DOK-ING, renowned for its pioneering engineering, the company specialises in the seamless integration of cutting-edge innovations and technologies, developing and manufacturing robotic and autonomous systems for specialized purposes, to protect human lives, environment and property in dull, dirty and hazardous conditions. From Military Engineering, CBRNe, Crisis Situations, Counter-Terrorism, and Underground Mining.  DOK-ING’s robotic and autonomous systems serve to safeguard lives and assets in challenging environments. DOK-ING with its internal start up once again recognized the globally pressing issue of waste treatment and disposal, and for the past two years, the company is developing facilities to convert non-recyclable waste into clean energy, thereby contributing to a greener, more sustainable future.

In addition to members of the HUM CROMA Executive Committee – the Subregional Director of DS Smith Packaging and President of CROMA Ana Soldo, Chief Manager of CROMA Jasminka Horvat Martinović, CEO of Bauwerk Group Croatia Igor Benaković, the owner and director of the Communication Laboratory Manuela Šola and Operational Manager of CROMA Danijela Milić – the meeting with President Milanović was attended by the winners of the 2023 annual awards: Manager of the year in the category Entrepreneur of the year Vjekoslav Majetić from DOK-ING, Manager of the year in the category of medium-sized companies Anita Cvetić Orešćanin from the company Poslovna inteligencija, manager of the year in the category of small companies Iva Rogović Lekić from the company Marsh, project manager of the year Dubravka Vrgoč from the company Projekt Open House Zagreb 2023, young manager of the year Teo Širola from the company Metamorfoza, winner of the “Tihomir Premužak” award for positive social impact Kristijan Cinotti from the company Mazars Cinotti Audit, foreign manager of the year Huseyin Bahadir Bedir from Zagreb Airport, manager of the year in the category of foreign companies Tomislav Cikač from PRO-KLIMA, lifetime achievement award winner Gordana Kovačević from Ericsson Nikola Tesla and lifetime achievement award winner Bogdan Tihava from Auto Hrvatska.

The Croatian Association of Managers and Entrepreneurs CROMA is the first independent national professional association that has been continuously working for 30 years to enhance the public dignity of the managerial profession, entrepreneurial culture, and the overall management capacities of the Croatian economy. HUM CROMA, as an association of individuals rather than companies, aims to support managers and entrepreneurs and serve as a link for their better networking.