“It’s an unexpected honor and I’m very grateful to Ani Agnihotri and everyone else at UIBS. This is great validation and will spur us on in our efforts to make the Studioplex dream a reality,” said Kumaran.
“Medient has created history by making a large investment and commitment to film and media industry in Georgia and USA. We expect many good products and films to audiences worldwide,” said Ani Agnihotri, founder and managing partner, US India Business Research Center.
Earlier in the day, in his address to the conference, Kumaran spoke about the growing business and entrepreneurial opportunities in film and new media.
The goal of the UIBS is to promote business and investment between the United States and India in key areas of technology, clean tech, infrastructure, logistics, real estate and investment and more. The summit seeks to connect entrepreneurs and small-to-medium size businesses.
Among the distinguished speakers at the two day Summit were Abhay Paranjape (Director, Lockheed Martin, USA), Sunil K. Ghatnekar (Chief Finance Officer, Bottling Investments Group, The Coca-Cola Company), Hon. Sam Pitroda, (Advisor to the Prime Minister of India, Public Information Infrastructure & Innovations (PIII) and Chairman of the National Innovation Council) and Her Excellency Nirupama Rao (Ambassador of India to the United States).
About Medient (www.medient.com)
Medient Studios, Inc. (OTCQB: MDNT) is an entertainment content creation company with a strong presence in North America, Europe and India. Medient’s management team has approximately 150 years of experience in the motion picture industry and is responsible for producing and/or financing over 250 movies. Medient is realigning the content creation process to enable efficiencies of scale and eliminate process waste by building a fully integrated movie and game production facility and campus (‘Studioplex’)
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