Director of Marketing Communications and Public Relations at BTC City Ljubljana
Maja Oven was born in 1958. She graduated with a degree in PR from the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana. Ms. Oven started her professional career in the Municipality Ljubljana Šiška in 1982. In 1989, she was promoted to the position of a consultant in the Department for tourism, catering and trade at the Municipality of Ljubljana and was a part of the team that established the Ljubljana Tourism public institute.
In 1996 she became the Head of PR at BTC d.d., one of the fastest growing Slovenian companies. Since 2001 Ms. Oven has been the Director of Marketing Communications and PR at BTC d.d. She is a board member of FIJET Slovenia, director of the BTC City Ljubljana women cycling team and vice president of the Organizing committee of the Giro Rosa Ljubljana 2015.
She is a proud of several awards won by BTC d.d., including the Grand Prix Award at the 2014 Slovenian Advertising Festival for the project „From Cycling Tracks to the Marathon“ and a special award for developing a new brand in less recognizable sports discipline „Women’s cycling team BTC City Ljubljana“ awarded by Marketing Association of Slovenia (SPORTO awards 2014).