At Brand Vision India 2020 – Visionaries of India a grand felicitation ceremony took place to acknowledge the visionaries of India. They were honored for their excellent work in their industry for making a difference in totality & striving hard to attain peak & sustaining and currently helping the India economy to grow as a superpower status.
Mr. Sharad Maheswari Chairman of SM Group of companies opened the felicitation ceremony by his welcome speech to all the present dignitaries. This ceremony was attended by the who’s who of all the different industries. Visionaries like Mr Niranjan Hiranandani MD Hiranandani Constructions who is a legend himself in real estate industry shared his views on Brand vision & gave a guru mantra of commitment to sustain; He was felicitated by Mr. Sharad Maheswari Chairman of SM Group of companies & Mr. Anurag Batra MD & Editor-in-chief Exchange4media. Entrepreneurs & Woman Achievers like Shain NC, Mallaika Arora, Shilpa Shetty made their presence felt & shared their views by quoting how due to their focused hard work they have achieved a milestone. They were also felicitated for their achievement.
The first Panel Discussion debated on HOW THE BRAND GUARDIANS ARE WORKING TOWARDS BUILDING INDIAN BRANDS & MAKING THEM REKON – Mr. Jagdeep Kapoor Acclaimed brand guru & MD of Samiska Marketing.Ms Grace Pinto – Chairperson of Ryan Group of Institutions, Ms Sakshi Vij – Executive Director, Carzonrent, Mr Sandeep Saxena – Group CEO, Dr Batra’s Health care & Mr Anirudh Dhoot- Director Videocon.
The second Panel diginataries discussed on the topic THE IMPORTANCE OF BRANDING BRAND INDIA – Mr. Rakesh Makkar – EVP & Head Business & Marketing Fullerton India, Mr Ishu Datwani- Partner Anmol Jewellers, Mr Zia Patel – Director – India Wolf Ollins, Mr Sudarshan Gangrade –Vice President, Marketing & Category, OLA, Mr Manish Jain – Chairman, Indus Business Academy.
The third Panel discussed on the topic IF YOU WERE THE BRAND MANAGER FOR INDIA: YOUR BLUE PRINT FOR 2020 was debated & Discussed by Mr Tarun Katial – CEO ,Reliance Broadcast Network., MR Tapan Singhel MD & CEO , Bajaj Allianz general insurance company, Mr Subhash Ghai – Education Evangelist & Veteran film director, Mr Amish Tripathi – Acclaimed Author of Shiva Trilogy, Mr. Sanjay Dutt – Executive Managing Director, South Asia, Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. Marzin Shroff – CEO , Direct Sales & VP Marketing, Eureka Forbes.
Brand Vision exclusive supplement published by Business world magazine was launched during the process. Mr Ashmit Patel also shared his views on Importance & Impact of the Entertainment industry on Brand India.
The awards were given to the following dignitaries for their contribution to the industry as follows
- Mr Tapan Singhel,MD & CEO Bajaj Allainz
- Mr Amish Tripathi – Indias first litrerary popstar
- Mr Subhash Ghai – Showman & founder Whistling Woods international film School & excutive Chairman of Mukta Arts Ltd.
- Ms Nadia Chuhan – Joint MD & CMO Parle Agro.
- Mr Marzin Shroff – CEO Direct Sales & Sr VP Marketing Eureka Forbes.
- Aniudh Dhoot – ED Videocon
- Mr Narinder Singh – Chairman Numero Uno
- Mr Pankaj Advani – World Biliards Snooker Champion.
- Ms Grace Pinto – Chair person Ryan Group
- Yogesh Lakhani – chairman Bright outdoor.
- Mr Pirojsha Godrej – CEO Godrej Properties
- Mukesh Batra – Chairman ,Dr Batras Health care
- Mr Ishu Datwani – Partner Anmol Jewellers.
- Mr Jagdeep Kapoor – MD Samsika Marketing.
- Mr Bhavish Agarwal – Chairman OLA.
- Mr Mahesh Gupta – Chairman Kent RO.
“The objective of this event was to bring together various leaders, entrepreneurs, ventures and corporate bodies from across industries on one level to honor them. This series personally has taught us a lot. It gave some great insights on different sectors and their functionalities and how they are constantly striving to make their industry grow which in turn is helping the Indian economy to grow. Brand vision conclave an annual property and the subject of the conclave will be different for each year” said Saurav Dasgupta Joint Managing Director of Nexbrands Inc
“We are elated to receive such a great response for the opening series of Brand Vision 2014-15. It is astonishing to experience the success stories of these leaders, brands and companies. We have honoured the had dignitaries from across industries who have made the difference felt & made india to rise to a superpower status. We are glad to have FICCI supporting us” said Chandrika Maheshwari, Joint Managing Director of NexBrands Inc.