Journalists Mirjana Žugec - Pavičić, Eduard Kišić, Željko Žutelija, Vesna Jurić Rukavina and Branko Uvodić are the winners of the FEST award - a prestigious international award given by the European Federation of Tourist Journalists (FEST) at the suggestion of the International Association of Tourist Journalists and Writers in Tourism (FIJET) . Žugec - Pavičić, Kišić and Žutelija are members of the HND Tourist Journalists' Association.
Mirjana Žugec - Pavičić, journalists and editors on the Second Program of Croatian Radio and Glas Hrvatske (HRT - HR), the award was presented for exceptional contribution to journalism, especially for radio expression in travel journalism, for professionalism and creativity. Eduard Kišić, journalist and editor of HRT Rijeka, was awarded for his exceptional contribution to Radio - TV journalism, tourist journalism and FIJET activities. Journalist and publicist Željko Žutelija received an award for special contribution to the high standards of Croatian journalism. Branko Uvodić, HRT's editor and presenter was awarded for excellence in the overall presentation of the beauty and richness of Croatian traditional heritage and culture. Vesna Juric Rukavina, editor, publicist and journalist received an award for outstanding contribution to journalism, especially travel writing.
The awards were given to them on November 10.11.2017, 2016. in Solin, during the International Festival of Tourism, Film, Landscape (INTERSTAS), the International Tourist Film Festival (ITF'CRO) and the Croatian Cities and Places Competition for the GOLDEN FLOWER OF EUROPE and Dr. "Lucija Čikeš" (KEA - CRO 'XNUMX) .
Congratulations to all nominated and awarded journalists and colleagues.