VIA-LEW Celebrated International women’s day
VIA Lady Entrepreneurs Wing organized a two day event recently to celebrate the International Women’s day at VIA Hall.
The first day programme included a contest for upcoming women entrepreneurs titled “Show your Entrepreneurial talent”. This contest was to provide the contestants to exhibit their products and a presentation on their business describing the working of their unit and minute details of their production, marketing etc. As many as 22 enthusiastic women participated. The contest was judged by a a three judge panel comprising of Dr. Suganda Garwey, Director of Anacon Laboratory. Ms. Anita Rao Past Chairperson LEW and Ms. Sapna Saxena of VLCC Health Care Centre.
The second day celebrations witnessed a presentation International Women’s Day by Ms. Prafullata Rode, Past Chairperson LEW. She traced the progress of this important day since its beginning
Ms. Vilasni Nair, President of Nagpur Mahila Club, was the chief guest of the evening. Addressing the entrepreneurs she complimented theLEW for promoting women entrepreneurs in the region She encouraged and motivated the women entrepreneurs with her inspiring words. Ms. Sarla Kamdar Founder Chairperson LEW offered a floral welcome to Ms. Nair.
This was followed by a play enacted by the Executive Committee of LEW on the theme ”Women Entrepreneurship”, highlighting importance of entrepreneurship and the role of organizations like LEW, in bringing about the desired changes in the life of a working women. This was highly appreciated by one and all p[resent.
On 14th March’2016, VIA LEW also celebrated International Women’s Day, Mrs. Vilasini Nair, President of Nagpur Mahila Club was the Chief Guest. Earlier she was given a floral welcome by Mrs. Sarla Kamdar, Founder Chairperson of VIA LEW.
Ms. Madhubala Singh, Past Chairperson, VIA-LEW highlighted the criteria for selecting the winners for the contest organized for the Best Lady entrepreneur. Ms. Divya Ashish Ahuja Director & Designer Johara Jewels Pvt Ltd, bagged the Best Lady Entrepreneur Award. In the category of “Show your Entrepreneurial Talent contest the first prize was bagged by Ms. Minal Khedkar, the firsr runner up was Ms Honey Tripathi and the second runner up was shared by Ms. Aboli Sonole and Ms. Rashmi Ambulkar. The awards were given to winners at the hands of the Chief Guest.
Earlier Mrs Rashmi Kulkarni, Winner for last year shared her experience about her association with VIA LEW and how it has helped her in her business.
The winners shared their experience with one and all present there. LEW also felicitated past Chairperson, Mrs. Y. Ramani Past Chairpersonfor her achievements through the hands of past Chairperson, Mrs. Sarita Pawar. A cancer survival 71 year old lady Mrs. P.D. Sharma was also felicitated for her will power to defeat the cancer. The Program was conducted by Vice president Ms. Reeta Lanjewar and vote of thanks was given by Secretary, Mrs. Shachi Mallick. The celebration received an overwhelming response and was attended by large number of women entrepreneurs.
VIA LADY ENTREPRENEURS’ WING is celebrating INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY on Friday, 11th March, 2016 from 3.00 pm at VIA Hall, Udyog Bhawan, Civil Lines, Nagpur.
On this occasion, LEW is planning to hold on 11th March ‘Show Your Entrepreneurial Talent’ Contest this year for the new & upcoming Entrepreneurs. Ladies, who wish to participate for this contest, will have to give a short speech about their Business based on the –
(1) How did you start your Business?
(2) From where do you get your Raw Material?
(3)How do you make your finished Product?
(4) How much investment you have made?
(5) How many people are working with you?
(6) How do you do Marketing? and
(7) What is the future of your Business?
Selection Committee will be short listing the 10 Best entries and giving chance to display their products at VIA Hall on International Women’s Day. Winner of this contest will be awarded First, Second and Third Prizes.
On Monday, 14th March 2016 : LEW’s Annual ‘BEST LADY ENTREPRENEUR’ Award will also be given away and nomination for this Award is open for all.
Please send in your entries to VIA Office by mail [email protected] or hard copy with supporting documents, last date of submission of entries to VIA Office for both the competitions on or before 9th March 2016. Forms for Best Lady Entrepreneur Award is available at VIA Office.
Result of ‘SHOW YOUR ENTREPRENEURIAL TALENT’ contest will be declared on the same day. The program will be followed and conclude with fun, games and high Tea.
Vandana Sharma, Shachi Malik,