PANEL: Success Stories of Young Croatian Entrepreneurs

On April 8th RAISE Youth Croatia will organize a panel discussion in Gospić based on the success stories of two young entrepreneurs from Dalmatia region in Croatia – Jelena Bikić & Goran Čipčić.

Jelena is ambitious young women who decided to create a business out of what was at the time her hobby – soap making. Today she is the owner of natural cosmetic brand Silvan which promotes high-quality skincare routine and sustainability. Silvan’s mission is not only to provide customers with high-quality skincare products but also to welcome them into a remarkable story, told through their biodegradable packaging embedded with a colorful variety of wildflower seeds.



Goran is a young entrepreneur from inland Dalmatia who turned his grandmothers recipe into a successful business product. He is preparing a cream for burns and other skin conditions according to a 100-year old recipe and selling it under the brand Zorina mast.