As President of Adria Industrial Piping Ltd., Damjan Stanivukovic's primary responsibilities include a range of day-to-day obligations including accounting and customer service, as well as macro-picture planning such as project estimations and drafting. He also supervises project managers and steamfitters in the field and maintains professional relationships with clients, contracting firms, and professional organizations. Stanivukovic has established affiliations with the New York Steamfitters UA Local 638 and the New Jersey Pipefitters Union Local 274.
With ancestral roots in the former Yugoslavia, Damjan Stanivukovic embraces his ethnic community, providing support to St. John the Baptist Serbian Orthodox Church in Paterson, New Jersey, and St. George Serbian Orthodox Church in Elizabeth, New Jersey. He also contributes to the National Museum of Catholic Art and History, Brooklyn's Northside Catholic Academy, and the nonprofit groups HELP USA and Seva Foundation.
Prior to commencing his career as a steamfitter, Damjan Stanivukovic attended Bergen Community College in Paramus, New Jersey. Soon afterward, he accepted a job with Alfa Mechanical Co., an industrial piping firm located in Maspeth, a neighborhood of Queens, New York. In 2000, he began working for Adria Industrial Piping, which was owned by his father. After his father's death, Stanivukovic assumed responsibility for the company as the primary shareholder. Today, he maintains the family business with the assistance of his brothers-in-law, who serve as principals in the firm.
Since taking the helm of Adria Industrial Piping, Damjan Stanivukovic has applied his knowledge of the industry to expand the firm. Some of Stanivukovic's most prominent clients include T-Mobile USA, Inc., UBS Wealth Management, American Express Company, MF Global Holdings Ltd., and the Westin Jersey City Newport Hotel. His firm has also undertaken jobs at the Staten Island Court Complex, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, the Brooklyn Museum, the Brooklyn Public Library, and the State of New York's Arthur Kill Correctional Facility.
Damjan Stanivukovic and Adria Industrial Piping maintain working relationships with a number of contractors in the area, including M&J Mechanical Corp., ERS Systems Inc., Henick-Lane Inc., and React Industries Inc.