“A key to achieving success is to assemble a strong and stable management team.”

– Vivek Wadhwa

Grega Mrgole

CEO, Co-founder


Grega has a strong and successful history with various start-ups in the manufacturing, food service, leisure, and fitness industry. In 2004 Grega opened his first company, specialised in the EU distribution and sales of sports nutrition, fitness and wellness products. After selling the company in 2010, Grega started a new company, Aioli Pharma Ltd, in 2011, which specialised in the production of its own brand functional chewing gums (chewing gum for energy, vitamin gum, anti-stress gum, etc.). Business model and products were successfully launched on the Slovenian, Croatian, and Austrian markets. The brand achieved great success – only a few months after penetrating the Slovenian market, the company covered more than 5% of the domestic gum market. Grega sold most of his share in the company to various investors in 2015.

Miha Meolic

COO, Co-founder


Mihael graduated with a degree in engineering. His first company Mineko d.o.o, was involved and specialized in the import and distribution of beverages throughout Slovenia and the other former Yugoslav states. Mihael sold the company in 2009 and opened a new company in 2010, which deals with the engineering and installation of robotics for the automotive industry, i.e. the manufacture of production line devices. His company’s clients include Rolls Royce (Southampton, UK), Porsche, BMW, Audi, Ford (Germany), BMW (China) and VW (South Africa), among others.

Jaka Gornik

Partner


Jaka began his professional career in marketing 25 years ago. During that time, he was responsible for out-of-the-box solutions for many international corporations active in the Adriatic region. His passion has brought him to the crossroads where he can confront his marketing skills with blockchain solutions.

Miran Pavlic

Communications Manager


Miran has over 15 years of experience in communication with B2B and B2C clients on local and international level, cooperating with multinationals, local market leaders to startups. Love for communication brought him into sales and marketing field in the first place. He has a strong passion for cryptocurrencies and traveling, which enables him to coordinate communication with AirPod’s Worldwide community.

Drago Bilic

Manufacturing Process Supervisor


Drago is demonstrating leadership by identifying opportunities and providing implementation solutions. He is coaching and facilitating through implementation obstacles; Tracking progress (implementation and financial) against implementation timeline and develop contingency/recovery plans necessary to achieve results.

Andrej Kregar

Product Development Manager


Prior to setting up his own design studio, Andrej Kregar worked as a yacht designer for J&J Design. His sketches, CAD 3D models, and visualizations have been used to design many famous brands in the nautical industry such as the Ocean Alexander, Greenline, Ocean Class, Shipman, Sunbeam and Timeless yachts. In 2014 Andrej established Kreatif Design, which brings together a wide range of experts from the creative industries.

Jure Jakomin

Bounty Manager


Jure is a change driven believer in blockchain with a passion for futuristic technologies. Currently studying Growth Hacking in Amsterdam, he combines his background in psychology and cognitive neuroscience with digital skills for a fresh take on marketing challenges.

Dejan Cerni

Technical Advisor


Dejan began improving his business skills by studying economics at the University of Maribor. After gaining extensive technical knowledge, combining it with international experience and knowledge of economics, he saw great potential and joined Airpod project.

Janez Skobe

Multimedia support


Janez is a multimedia and art director and photographer. With a full range of skills, he leads photography, video and sound media production as well as design. He makes sure that what we do also looks good.

Gregor Medved

Head of digital marketing


A result-driven sports enthusiast with more than 15 years of experience in marketing and communications. His constant search for new and non-traditional marketing solutions and developing market demands led him to the social media/digital marketing field. Today he is working as a digital marketing consultant, focusing mainly on international projects.

Nina Arko

Graphic Designer


Nina is a graphic designer with a background in art, fashion and photography. She is contributing to our project with her eye for aesthetics and attention to detail.

Petra Znoj

Content Creator


Petra has a lot of experiences with journalism (all 4 kinds of media), content and creative writing. She is magnificent in creating and executing corporate content to help build and support AirPod “voice”.

Ales Jazbec

Tech & Visual Support


Aleš is a photography, video, editing and web specialist with developed feeling for aestetics. He is a valuable asset when creative processes start becoming reality.

Matic Kogovsek

Digital Marketing strategist


Matic crossed paths with digital marketing 10 years ago and has been upgrading his skills ever since. He is a CEO in a digital marketing agency called Epic, which is a Google Premier Partner. With his knowledge and experience, he has helped many brands – both national and international – to develop innovative and successful marketing campaigns.

Misa Podpecan

Digital Media specialist


Misa started her marketing journey by studying Marketing Communications and Public Relations as a member of the Marketing Association of Slovenia. There she worked mostly in the fields of event management and digital PR. Later she pursued her digital marketing enthusiasm at advertising agencies as a community manager and display specialist. She is now focusing on social media management and advertising through business consulting and running global advertising campaigns.

Nadia Zorman

Digital Media specialist


Nadia is a digital marketing enthusiast who graduated at Faculty of Social Sciences. She is a certified professional by Digital Marketing Institute and is currently working for the marketing agency, which is a Google Premier Partner. Besides running campaigns for global companies and searching for new digital trends, she also enjoys traveling and learning new things.

Tamara Likon

Creative product developer


Uros Babnik

Creative product architect


Andrej Senk

Industrial designer


Karin Srakar

Product developer


BLOCKCHAIN AND SMARTCONTRACT DEVELOPMENT

Spartan Solutions is one of the leading crypto-currency and blockchain development companies in Europe.

CRYPTOCURRENCY COMPLIANCE AND STRATEGY

Since 2016 we have assisted entrepreneurs, companies, and groups launch their currency or token offering to market. Calculated to date, we are proud to have assisted companies raise over $150 million during their ICO periods. Aside of currency providers, we have supported companies working within the cryptocurrency space, such as mining operations, investment funds, and financial groups. Developing strategies and documents to protect themselves through their operations. We adopt a consultative approach to help you understand the market, compliance issues, and practicality problems surrounding the cryptocurrency market. We can create the investment, legal, and practical documentation along with the strategy you need to become and stay compliant.

MARKETING PARTNERS

ADVISORY BOARD

Tomaz Lorenzetti

BUSINESS ADVISOR


My professional career began with the position of Manager at the Slovenian House in Brussels in 2006. This was a private-public partnership project which demanded management according to the high standards and expectations of the Slovene government. In 2008, using the experience gained and network created, I relocated to Slovenia and entered the franchise business system by buying into the Uniglobe franchise. In just four years, Uniglobe TM Travel became the number one business travel center in the country. With my business partner, we then created GoOpti, a successful low-cost airport transfer service.

Cal Evans

BUSINESS/LEGAL ADVISOR


Cal is the lead consultant of the team, a UK lawyer and US Litigation Consultant with experience working in top law firms in both the California and London. Cal is poised to become one of the leading individuals on Cryptocurrency and ICO compliance. Few people have the technological, legal, and financial expertise needed to tackle the crypto-currency market and Cal certainly is one of them. Cal is appointed to the board of a number of ICO’s internationally and writes for publications such as CoinTelegraph and IPwatchdog. He has consulted with over 15 ICO’s in the last 6 months (as of October, 2017).

Peter Trcek

BLOCKCHAIN ADVISOR


Peter Trček is CEO and founder of Bitnik, the leading Slovenian bitcoin company that has been successfully operating bitcoin ATM since 2014 and focuses on advocating cryptocurrency and blockchain use cases. As a blockchain and cryptocurrency advocate, expert and consultant he is determined to continue spreading blockchain technologies and often participates in events as a public speaker.

Iztok Franko

AIR TRAVEL ADVISOR


Founder of Diggintravel.com – a content platform specializing in travel marketing. I help travel professionals become smarter travel marketers and grow their online sales. I’ve worked as a CIO and a CMO for various international and travel companies. In every company that I’ve worked for with, we’ve achieved exponential online sales growth. Through practicing true data-driven digital marketing, testing several ecommerce processes and experimenting with different team management approaches, I have established an online sales growth framework that works.

Nathan Christian

ICO Advisor


Nathan is a technical expert in Blockchain-based accounting and financial applications. He is a Serial entrepreneur with over 35 start-ups in his portfolio. He is deeply entrenched in the blockchain space and has made it both his career and life passion. He is an accomplished Blockchain and Fintech international speaker and is a Top 5 ranked member of the ‘People of Blockchain’. He is also diversely skilled in ICO strategy, development, venture capital investment, consulting and advising. He has earned his MBA and his BA with honors. He leads various executive education programs and is actively involved in consulting with corporations, banks, investment firms, stock exchanges, and law firms.

Vladimir Nikitin

STRATEGIC ICO/ COMPLIANCE ADVISOR


Vladimir Nikitin is the Co-founder of Top ICO Advisor, an accomplished legal consultant, ICO advisor, Blockchain cryptocurrency specialist and a member of several Board of Directors. A renown member of the crypto community and an active advocate of Blockchain over the last few years, where he has gained an extensive community of contacts, as well as over 30,000 network connection on LinkedIn.
With Masters degree in both Law and Economics (Finance and Credit), Vladimir has over 10 years of Civil law, finance, Internet technologies experience in various industries such as retail consulting, hospitality and information technology. A listed Blockchain Expert (top-30) on the ICObench, Vladimir is an active advisor on more than 15 successful ICO-projects.

Nikolay Shkilev

ICO Advisor


Has 20 years of experience in large-scale transaction projects. He has many awards and titles in the IT business. Self-Made Russia award. Tech guru. Super TOP award etc. Founder and CEO of Private Business Club. His Holding received “Enterprise of the Year” award in the Kremlin. Has a business in various directions. Crypto enthusiast and mentor.

Amarpreet Singh

Blockchain & ICO Advisor


A Technology/Digital enthusiast and a seasoned professional with years of experience in operations, consulting and innovation of the Tech industry, Amar’s background includes working with Tier 1 firms such as Microsoft (APOC Operation Manager), the World Bank (Senior Infrastructure Consultant and Economic Advisor), Airbus etc., and advising startups and speaking at various technology forums. His educational background includes B.E. (Computer Science) and three Masters degrees from three Universities around the globe (including MBA from National University of Singapore).

Gorazd Cerne

ADVISOR / A320 AIRBUS CAPTAIN


Gorazd is one of the few privileged people in the world that have the honors of flying the largest passenger aircraft in the world – the infamous Airbus A320.

Dusko Pavasovic

CRYPTO ANALYTICS ADVISOR


Crypto analytics advisor Dusko is a renowned chess Grandmaster and was among the top 100 players in the world. Pursuing new challenges, he accepted a position of a PokerStars localization manager for Slovenia and later on became a localization team leader for eastern Europe. His transition from a chess professional to a high-stakes poker pro was seamless. At the moment he is fully engaged in crypto, analyzing, investing and advising in several ICOs.