A doctor, a visionary, an entrepreneur and now a prestigious award winner. The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector is proud to treasure Dr. Sreeni Tripuraneni, Chairman & CEO, 4G Identity Solutions, as one of its precious gems who was felicitated with the 'ET NOW-IndiaMART Leaders of Tomorrow Award 2011' at the Felicitation Ceremony in Mumbai recently for his laudable contribution under the IT/ITES-BPO/VAS category. He received the award from Mr. NR Narayana Murthy, Chairman Emeritus, Infosys Technologies, who was the chief guest at the Ceremony.
Also recognised as Leader of Tomorrow (Electrical & Electronics category) at ET NOW-IndiaMART Leaders of Tomorrow Awards 2011 Ceremony Mr. V. Chandrashekhar, CEO, Tarini Infrastructure delighted to receive the Award from Mr. NR Narayana Murthy
Over 300 stars descended on 28th November, 2011 at Intercontinental The Lalit, Mumbai to witness a glorious night dedicated to MSMEs. These stars were celebrities in their own right - MSMEs, stars of the Indian economy. After months of pain-staking efforts of searching some of the best MSMEs in India, ET NOW-IndiaMART Leaders of Tomorrow Awards 2011 put forward a glittering event where small entrepreneurs were recognised for their brilliant performance and efforts in different categories. Lending credence to this joint initiative by IndiaMART.com and ET NOW, Mr. NR Narayana Murthy, Chairman Emeritus, Infosys Technologies graced the occasion as the Chief Guest alongside other business leaders such as Mr. BS Nagesh, Vice Chairman, Shoppers Stop and MSMEs who waited with bated breath to know the winners.
As the clock is ticking, enthusiastic Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) are pulling up their socks to prove themselves as the best contender for the prestigious ‘ET NOW-IndiaMART Leaders of Tomorrow Awards 2011’. Appreciating their persistent efforts and courage, the Grand Jury led by Jury Chairman Mr. Sam Pitroda, Advisor to the Prime Minister of India on Public Information Infrastructure and Innovations, met with potential 'Leaders of Tomorrow' candidates in the final jury round held at the DoubleTree by Hilton in New Delhi.
When you combine best minds in the industry to a task, the outcome is expected to be extraordinary. With this belief, ET NOW – IndiaMART Leaders of Tomorrow Awards 2011, an initiative by IndiaMART.com and ET NOW, bring together renowned leaders from different industries in the country to form the Grand Jury ahead of the Awards Ceremony scheduled to take place on November 28, 2011 in Mumbai.
fter receiving more than 50,000 nominations from Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) across the country for the most-awaited event of the year, 'IndiaMART Leaders of Tomorrow Awards 2011', IndiaMART.com along with ET NOW are all set to kick start the pre-jury rounds in New Delhi (October 29, 2011), Mumbai (October 30, 2011) and Bengaluru (October 31, 2011). Top 10 nominees in each of 13 categories will emerge from these pre-jury rounds. Post this, most-promising MSMEs will be chosen in the final jury round, expected to take place on November 11, 2011 in New Delhi.
IndiaMART.com, India's largest online B2B marketplace, is known for its out-of-the-box initiatives and ideas. In its first-of-its-kind campaign, IndiaMART.com has decided to bring in participation from all quarters for its first ever Television commercial (TVC). Inviting creatives for the same, IndiaMART.com has launched a 'Win Big' contest in search of the best idea for TVC. The winner of this contest will be entitled for a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh. Apart from this, top 10 shortlisted scripts will also receive exciting prizes. This TVC will be launched nationally as part of the company's 360 degree brand campaign early next year.
Symbolizing aspirations of millions of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), ET NOW-IndiaMART Leaders of Tomorrow Awards 2011, a joint initiative of IndiaMART.com and ET NOW, are close to support leadership within this community yet again. The Awards have received a huge response from all quarters with nominations standing at over 30000 so far. The race to make it big through these Awards gets fierce as the last date for registration, August 31, 2011, inches closer. The critical task of screening all the nominations will rest on Ernst & Young, which is the process validation partner for the Awards. It is set to begin the selection process from September 2011.
IndiaMART.com & IAMAI join hands to organise 4th Conference on ICT for SMEs. This year's theme to focus on "Taking SMEs to the Cloud: Pay as you need". Exhibit inherent power of cloud in streamlining business operations of SMEs. Assist in drawing up simple strategies for SMEs to digitize
With the objective of serving the numerous emerging needs of SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises), IndiaMART.com, India's largest online B2B marketplace, has entered into news segment with its media initiative of SME NEWS portal (http://news.indiamart.com/). IndiaMART.com backed SME news site is a rich pool of information that will give access to latest developments and updated information across various industry verticals. This will be useful for small enterprises specifically looking to keep their businesses abreast with upcoming and latest trends in different markets.