TS Kalyanaraman Wins Confident Group –MBA Award 2013
The Award Ceremony of the highly exclusive Confident Group –MBA Award was held on 10/08/2013 at the Dass Continental Hotel, Thrissur. The Award was presented in Association with the Rotary District, Thrissur. The Award was organized by Pegasus Group, Kochi and Unique Times, a premier business lifestyle magazine.
The winner of the fourth edition of this award was Mr. T. S Kalyanaraman, the Chairman and MD of Kalyan Jewellers. His vision is to do business with the primary objective of common social good through fair and ethical business practices. The Award was presented by the honourable Minister of Fisheries, Ports and Excise Mr. K Babu. The baton was handed over to Mr. T S Kalayanaraman by Mr VP Nandakumar, the MD and CEO of Manappuram Finance Ltd. Mr. Therampil Ramakrishanan, MLA, Confident Group MD Mr. T.A. Joseph, The Rotary Club District Governor K.A. Kuriachan (Kurian) and The Rotary Club President Rtn Er Wilson George gave away the felicitation speech.
In the past years eminent Business Persons were conferred with this prestigious Award. The Awardees include Mr. V P Nandakumar of Manappuram Finance, Mr. Joy Alukkas and Mr. M A Yusuf Ali who heads the EMKE Group. Since the award is highly exclusive, very high parameters set to select the winners. The parameters require a business size of 5000 Crores or more. Even though it a business achievement award, it is not just about the money, the nominees corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities are considered highly for the Award. As the Winner of the MBA Award, Mr. T S Kalyanaraman will become a member of the Elite-India club
The Elite-India club is a guild of the MBA Awardees, where only one person will be admitted to the club in a year. The club will further reinstate the importance of such an Award. Since it will be an association of the Awardees, the Club will be highly exclusive. The Club will be a rendezvous of this great business minds and their ideas which in turn can be used for the social good. Elite-India club as a premier club of the Malayalee Business Achievers will be richest club among the Malayalee Business Fraternity. The club also will one of its kind and one of the riches club in India considering the members wealth. The Elite-India club will be thus an aspiration for every entrepreneur, as it stands for outstanding achievement, excellence in business and a big heart for social causes. The Elite- India Club was formed as part of Mr. Ajit Ravi’s vision to form an elite club for Malayalee entrepreneurs and businessmen
Confident Group, is a rapidly thriving conglomerate, headquartered in Bangalore with operations in Kochi, Trivandrum, Thrissur, Calicut, Dubai and Overseas. Confident Group is diversified into six verticals, namely- Infrastructure, Hospitality, Aviation, Entertainment, Education and Health Care.
Pegasus is a highly successful Event Management Company, which organizes famous pageants like Miss South India and Miss Queen of India. MBA Award is earnest attempt by Mr. Ajit Ravi Pegasus, to bring into limelight the achievements and services of the business fraternity, which most of the time goes unnoticed.