Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander II and Crown Princess Katherine together with grandson Michael Grafinkel hosted a reception for “Person of the Year 2013” chosen by Hello! Magazine readers tonight at the White Palace. The reception was organized by the Color Press Group and all award recipients were chosen by votes of readers of Hello! Magazine.

Hello! Serbia is the Serbian branch of an international group of magazines of the same name. Hello! Serbia is published by Hello Media. The first Serbian issue of Hello! was launched at the White Palace six years ago, and featured TRH Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine on the front page.

HRH Crown Prince Alexander II welcomed the guests and said: “Tonight’s event is an excellent opportunity to review what we have done this year, and to see what we could do better next year. Recipients of this award have made extraordinary achievements in their fields. They set an excellent example by their persistence, creativity, new ideas and positive attitude. These are the qualities that Serbia needs the most in these difficult times.” 

Recipients of “Person of the Year 2013” Award were Ognjen Amidzic, Slavko Beleslin, Sanja Marinkovic, Marija Kilibarda, Vesna Dedic, Vladimir Arsenijevic, Zarko Jokanovic, Milan Popovic, Esma Redzepova, Emir Hadzihafisbegovic, Boris Milivojevic, Irfan Mensur, Nina Jankovic, Ivana Maksimovic, Aleksa Jelic, Natasa Kovacevic, Veselin Jevrosimovic, Ivana Spanovic, Emir Bekric, Bata Spasojevic, Jelena Rozga, Aco Pejovic, Natasa Bekvalac, Svetlana Raznatovic and Vlado Georgiev.