CortecÂ® accepts Worldstar 2006 Innovation Award during the Packaging Summit Conference
Boris Miksic, President of Cortec® Corporation, accepted
this prestigious award given in recognition of Cortec’s
innovative EcoCorr® ESD Film. This award, presented
by the World Packaging Organization held during the ...
CortecÂ® Corporation Receives Two CROPAK 2006 Awards
Cortec® Corporation wins two awards in the ECOCROPAK category at CROPAK 2006, held in “Plitvice Lakes” National Park, Croatia, May 18 &19. The ECOCROPAK category focuses on ecological packaging,
machine or equipment for waste packaging m ...
Cortec Corporation to be Honored with the NACE International Distinguished Organization Award at CORROSION/2004
(HOUSTON, TX, U.S.A. February 2004)â€¦ NACE International will honor Cortec Corporation with the
prestigious Distinguished Organization Award on March 31st at CORROSION/2004, the organizationâ€™s 59th
annual conference to be held in New Orleans, Louisiana. Each year NACE recognizes organizations that have
made outstanding contributions to the field of corrosion science or engineering over a ...
MikĹˇiÄ‡ to be Honored with the NACE International Frank Newman Speller Award at CORROSION/2004
(HOUSTON, TX, U.S.A. February 2004)â€¦ NACE International will honor Boris A. Miksic with the prestigious
F.N. Speller Award on March 31st at CORROSION/2004, the organizationâ€™s 59th annual conference to be held in
New Orleans, Louisiana. Each year the NACE Speller Award recognizes significant contributions to corrosion
engineering through some form of education or work.
Mr. Miksic, President and CEO of Cortec Corporation (St. Paul, MN), is being recognized for his life
Cortec Corporation Receives Governors Award for Excellence in Waste and Pollution Prevention
In 2000, Minnesota Governor Jessie Ventura honored Cortec Corporation
with the Governorâ€™s Award for Excellence in Waste and Pollution
Prevention. We were chosen for our advancement of pollution prevention
technologies with the acquisition and re-engineering of equipment to
reduce our solvent emissions up to 80% (78,000 pounds per year) with our
new manufacturing process. We also had a fo ...
Cortec Corporation Receives the Environmental, Health and Safety Award
As the century came to a close, Cortec ended its year on a high note -- with the
acceptance of â€śPlant Engineeringâ€™s 1999 Product of the Year." Trophies were
presented to the winners at a black-tie reception during the National Plant
Engineering Show in Chicago on March 13, 2000. Boris Miksic,
President/CEO received the award on behalf of Cortec Corporation.
Cortec s ponosom objavljuje da smo dobitnici nagrade Connecticut College-a "Naslijedi planet zemlju"
Cortec is proud to announce that we have received this yearâ€™s, Connecticut College Inherit the Earth Award
silver medal for business. The award is presented to companies around the world that contribute to an
Earth that humanity can take pride in inheriting. Nominees must be progressing in their industries while
reducing damage to the environment and exte ...
International Trade Award Given To CortecÂ® Corporation
CortecÂ® Corporation is the 2003 Winner of the Governor Pawlentyâ€™s International Trade
Award. This award honors a Minnesota company that has excelled in the international
The award cites Cortec for its patents and publications in Europe, Canada, China, Japan,
and Australia. The company has a multilingual sales and support staff that is fluent in five (5)
languages and travels extensively throughout the world. The Cortec website is available in
2000 Entrepreneurs of the Year: Boris MikĹˇi?, Cortec Corporation
If there were such a thing
as an American Dream
Award, Boris Miksic would
be a prime candidate to win
it. He came to America from
Croatia with $37 and a pregnant
wife, then managed to
start his own company from
scratch and build it into a
$25 million enterprise.
It was a gamble to say the
least, but things ended up
working out extraordinarily
well. Miksic grew Cortec
Corporation into a corrosion-
control company with
some big-name clients, such
as Ford Motor ...
"With $37 in our pockets and much apprehension in our hearts, we flew toward our future. We had no time to think what lay ahead because the future conies to soon anyhow."
American Dream: A Guy From Croatia is the exciting saga of a man who fled his home country with nothing but change in his pockets and built a successful company with determination and guts in America. It's a story of business savvy and risk taking that will arouse the entrepreneurial spirit in every reader.
"When he arrived in the United States, Boris Miksic brought along energy, intelligence and determination. But also a dream. He was the Croatian gift to America. Today, as a successful entrepreneur, he is the American gift to Croatia."