NOC Kosovo – gold medal at the Olympics and comprehensive marketing program
After winning this year the first ever gold medal at the Olympic Games, the National Olympic Committee of Kosovo continues working on a marketing program to help secure the athletes with the best possible training conditions.
Between 29th September to 4th October, SporTour expert Damjan Pintar visited Macedonia and Kosovo. In Macedonia together with the Secretary General of Macedonian NOC – Sasho Popovski, he managed an Advanced Sports Marketing workshop. The participants included representatives of national sports federations, governmental institutions and local authorities.
In Kosovo Damjan Pintar was joined by the Director of International Sport Pass, also a SporTour expert, Stefan Penz from Germany to finalize Letter of Intent for development of sport pass for all the athletes from Kosovo. The sport pass will enable them, their clubs, federations, NOC Kosovo and Ministry of Sports to utilize the benefits of ISP in Europe and introduce more structure into their actions. Together with the President of NOC Kosovo – Besim Hasani, Damjan Pintar visited Selim Pacoli of Mabetex –the general exclusive partner of NOC Kosovo to discuss marketing opportunities and challenges in the upcoming quadrennial.
The visit was finalized with meetings with Sami Ahmeti , the owner of partner hotel Sirius and a meeting with Marija Kapitanović – the Ambassador of Republic of Croatia in Pristina and Second Secretary Zlatko Vnučec , to discuss possible cooperation between NOC Kosovo and Croatian companies present on the Kosovo market.