First Hifa Oil Student Competition 2019 held
Tesanj, November 18, 2019 - Hifa Oil, the leading private distributor of oil and petroleum products in Bosnia and Herzegovina, successfully organized its first Hifa Oil Student Competition 2019. Final presentation of the work of four teams of students from four public universities in Sarajevo, Mostar, Banja Luka and Zenica were held on Saturday at the company's headquarters in Tesanj.
The teams competed in economic science solutions, incorporating market research, analytics, and turned that into concrete marketing strategies.
The combination of experience, practical and theoretical knowledge has always yielded the best results. The best students recognized the challenge, and offered excellent solutions. The team of the Faculty of Economics of the University of Zenica won, the second team of the Faculty of Economics of the University of Mostar, and the third place was shared by the Faculties of Economics of the University of Sarajevo and Banja Luka. The winning team received a prize of KM 1,500, the runner-up received KM 1,000, and the third-placed teams received KM 500 each.
The awards were presented by Sumeja Ahmetlic, Marketing Director of Hifa Oil Group. She welcomed the teams, outlined the whole project and emphasized its importance.
The company and its development path were presented by the CEO Dr. Venan Hadziselimovic.
Students and professors were also addressed by the founder, general manager and owner of the company Izudin Ahmetlic, emphasizing that knowledge is the most important prerequisite for success, and that young people are the future in which we must all invest together. "Yesterday was International Student Day, and on that occasion we organized our first Hifa Oil Student Competition. We have brought together the best students of economics in the country to study and work together, and we are very proud of that. We are extremely honored and positively surprised by the knowledge and engagement shown by all students today. We can already announce that this will become our tradition. Learned from this year's experience, I can announce that we will expand the competition to more universities next year. We will also strive to make this a regional event, a kind of knowledge, competition and social gathering of the best students and universities in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the region, ”said Ahmetlic.
Hifa Oil Student Competition will continue its activities throughout the year, following the scientific and professional development of students. It is pointed out that all of them are today part of a highly successful business story that Hifa Oil has been developing for 17 years. Many of them will get an opportunity to practice at one of the Hifa Oil Group companies, some of them will be included in the scholarship program, as well as the possibility of employment and professional development in a company which is one of the leading in its field in the field. Southeastern Europe.