Principal Regional Director
Since May 2013 Principal Director at RFE/RL, responsible for content and operational issues of RFE/RL Language Services
2002 – 2013 Associate Director of European Desk, responsible for 10 RFE/RL Language service. In 2006, in addition to his regular duties led the project of Converged Newsroom at RFE/RL
1993 – 2002 Director of Balkan Languages service. Established Service. The basic idea was to go opposite to the decision of all other international broadcasters – having regional not national focus, mixing languages and culture not separating them. This approach proved to be very successful. RFE/RL dominates in the Balkans since the service was established. The weekly listenership rates went up dramatically reaching its peak at 35% during the war and Milosevic overthrow.
1992 -1993 Research fellow at the European Institute for the Media based in Manchester and later in Dusseldorf
1989 -1992 Program Director of Sarajevo TV, the first and last ever elected by the employees among three candidates, in charge of three TV channels
1988 -1989 Correspondent from Belgrade (Serbia)
1980 -1988 Correspondent from Banjaluka (Bosnia)
1978 -1980 Head of the News Department at Sarajevo TV
1972 – 1978 Reporter, anchor, news writer at Sarajevo TV
Author of few screen plays one of which won international and domestic awards.
Lecturing at the various Universities and participating at various round tables – mostly related to rules of reporting in conflict times. Recently published book “Switch off TV and open your eyes”.
Graduated at the Faculty of Political Science/Journalism department at Belgrade University, Serbia.