The Hit Group ranks among the largest entertainment providers in Europe:
• 6 gaming and entertainment centres
• 1 turistic resort
• 2 casinos
• 1 slot hall
• 10 hotels
• 1 travel agency
• Over 2,200 hotel beds
• 2000 seats in the conference center
• Over 3,400 slot machines
• 216 gaming tables
• At the end of October 2016 there were 2,009 employees in the HIT Group
Janez Mlakar, President of the Management Board
Janez Mlakar, born in 1966, has a degree in Economics from the Faculty of Economics and Business in Maribor.
He began his business management path in 1995 as the director of the company Leykam tiskarna d.o.o. from Hoče, which operates under the Austrian media and press concern Leykam medien AG from Graz. After eight years, he moved on to the hotel, tourism and health resort business area as the Management Board President of Terme Dobrna, d.d., a position he held for five years. He also gained rich experience with the management of medium and large companies in Steklarna Hrastnik, in the Krater Group as the Management Board President and CEO, and then as the CEO of the company Papir Servis. He began his term of office as the Management Board President of the Hit company on 3 April 2017.
Zvonko Šuler, Member of the Management Board
Zvonko Šuler, born in 1952, studied at the Faculty of Economics in Ljubljana and has a degree in Economics. After a traineeship at the Nova Gorica Commercial Bank, he became the head of the economic and financial department of the Iskra Avtoelektrika company, where he was also appointed as the CFO in 1990.
In 1996, he took over the management of the financial department at the Hit company. In July 2013, he became a member of the Hit Management Board and from January until April 2017, he led the company as the President of the Management Board. On 3 April 2017, he began a new term as a member of the Hit Management Board.
Tevž Korent, Member of the Management Board
Tevž Korent, born in 1977, graduated from the Faculty of Tourism Studies Turistica as a tourism organiser.
After several years of managerial experience in sales and marketing at the companies Gospodarsko razstavišče and Terme Dobrna, he embarked on the path of entrepreneurship, where he also faced marketing business challenges. He continued his business path in the insurance company Vzajemna zdravstvena zavarovalnica and as the head of the business network support department at Deželna banka Slovenije. He began his term of office as a member of the Hit Management Board on 3 April 2017.
Marjan Zahar, Member of the Management Board and Worker’s Director
Marjan Zahar graduated from the Faculty of Administration and the Faculty of Management in Koper. He also attended courses at the Faculty of Education in Ljubljana and training in the IT field. Currently, he is pursuing further studies at the Faculty of Tourism in Portorož.
He began working at Hit in 1985. He performed a range of jobs in the area of hospitality and casino operations, mostly in the field of cash operations. In 2006, he first became Worker’s Director and a member of the Hit Management Board. He began his third term as Worker’s Director in 2016.