The award winners included Dr. S.N. Vinaya Babu (Bioneeds India), Aditya Loomba (ECO Rent A Car), Gaurav Singh Kushwaha (BlueStone Jewellery & LifeStyle), Gaurrav Mozar (G M Designs & Contracts), Dr. B Rajesh Srinivas (Core Wellness Ltd.), Jaal Shah (Travel Designer India), Dr. Kannan Vishwanath (Dr. Datsons Labs Ltd.), Dr. Bhairav Bhimrao Tawshikar Kulkarni (Shree Siddhivinayak Ayurveda), Dr. Praveen Bansal (Target Educare), Rajesh S. Dempo (The Crown Goa), S.A. Anand (SSA Academy), Mustafa Nadeem (Epic Research), Nidhi Gupta (Rays Power Experts), Vivek V. Aggarwal (Dreamweavers Infocom), Ghanshyam Dholakia (KISNA Real Diamond Jewellery), Aniruddha Atul Bhagwat (Ideosphere Consulting), , Gajanan Shirke (Shamrock), Tanvi Bhatt (Panache Studio), Saket Jalan (Sonido), Saurabh Singh (Royale 7 Complete Securitas & Services), Atul Sood (A Sooder's Enterprise Pune, Maharashtra)
"India owes its economic growth not only to great business leaders, whom we all know, but also to our entrepreneurs and professionals who work incessantly at the micro level," Mr. Viswanathan Anand, Indian Chess Grandmaster and former World Chess Champion, said on the occasion, "Entrepreneurs make contribution towards employment generation and the commitment of people like you all towards customer satisfaction needs to be encouraged and nurtured. I am glad to be a part of this unique initiative by Brands Academy to promote the pursuit of Excellence in Business & Services industries and wish you even greater success in the years to come!”
The Brands Academy Excellence Awards gala ceremony was conducted at Hotel Ramada Powai, in Mumbai, one of the leading business hotels. Bloomberg India was the Official TV Media Partner and the Delhi Press was the Official Magazine Partner for the event. Other sponsors for the event included CarzOnRent.com, Road Travel Partner; GiftOn, Gift Partner; Creativizt, PR & Event Partner. The awards ceremony was punctuated by a scintillating fashion show that showcased the creations from the House of Ombré by Ankita Singh, a celebrated fashion designer from Delhi. The fashion show was conducted in association with INIFD Andheri, Navi Mumbai, one of the leading fashion and interior design institute.
The Brands Academy Excellence Awards are given away to diverse organizations and professionals from various states annually on the basis of their product and service quality, pricing, marketing strategies and initiatives, leadership position in the industry/market segment/geography, dedication to customer satisfaction, entrepreneurial initiatives, exemplary business practices, and feedback from the end customers and the industry and business growth. Brands Academy continually collects inputs from end consumers in different segments regarding their satisfaction levels from products and services being offered by different brands and professionals in various geographical locations across different states in the country.
For the Brands Academy Excellence Awards, Brands Academy conducted the market study and opinion surveys in many key cities in India over a several months with team of field executives collecting the data from across different states.
“Ever growing competition and me-too products and services in the marketplace have literally created a choice overload for the end consumers. Our efforts provide consumers with easy options to select from as we handpick professionals and organisations who have displayed consistent dedication to render quality to their customers," Mr. Sanjay Kumar, Vice President - Marketing, Brands Academy, said, "The growing number of organizations and professionals participating in our felicitation programs is a testimony to the fact that our efforts result in improvement in the visibility and popularity of our winners. It also positively impacts the overall quality of products and services they offer as they have a reputation to live up to, effectively enabling them at rise to match the international standards.”