Global Corporate Awards 2014


The Global Corporate Awards 2014 Ceremony held at Tampa, Florida, USA







April 29, 2014 (Tampa, Florida, USA): The Global Corporate Awards ceremony 2014 was held with great enthusiasm at Tampa, Florida on April 26, 2014 Saturday at the prestigious University Club, the oldest and most prestigious club in Tampa, Florida. It was a by invitation only, tuxedo event. Who’s Who of the Global Corporate World got recognized for their accomplishments.

The Global Corporate Awards is the prestigious and exclusive international platform to recognize and salute the achievers of the Global Corporate World. The Global Corporate Awards is the exclusive platform which recognizes the corporate achievers worldwide by honoring them with prestigious awards. The Global Corporate Awards recognizes, applauds and salutes those achievers and leaders who have made their mark. Asian Indian Chamber of Commerce (AICC), USA, India Business Group (IBG), Sino European Commercial Center (SINO), Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture (MACCIA), Indo American Society, Ajay Bohora and Amit Bohora are the organizers of the Global Corporate Awards 2014.

In his opening remarks, President of the Organizing Committee, Mr. Amit Bohora said, “The future belongs to those who are bold and who are willing to think about the big bets that need to be made to seize the opportunities. It belongs to those who remain focused on their goals despite uncertainties. Global Corporate Awards recognize such leaders across all businesses & professions and acknowledge their accomplishments. Appropriate recognition and applause to the achievers not only encourage them to move ahead, but they inspire many others to go on and achieve new milestones.”

Special address was delivered by the Mayor of Tampa, Mr. Bob Buckhorn, who said, “IIFA 2014 is an initiative towards presenting Tampa as the emerging and attractive Tier2 city as the business destination for the global investment.” Mayor Buckhorn further added, “This is not the end, this is the beginning.”

The Global Corporate Awards presented Excellence in Public Service Award to Mayor Bob Buckhorn and for his trend setting accomplishments; Dr. Kiran Patel won the Global Corporate Awards for Healthcare and Philanthropy.

Dr. Kiran Patel, who brought IIFA Awards to Tampa, Florida, USA said, “To be successful you have to breath, drink and live it 24x7, 365 days a week.” He discussed his trend setting journey from being born in Zambia to medical degree in India to medical residency in New York to starting and acquiring various businesses to being a trend setter all along which finally resulted in bringing the first ever IIFA awards in the USA to his home town Tampa. Dr Patel also acknowledged his son Shilen Patel’s initiative to bring in the Global Corporate Awards to Tampa.

There was an inspiring Panel Discussion during the Awards ceremony. The Panel of Speakers included:
• His Excellency Ambassador Abulkalam Momen, United Nations
• Jerry Koehler, Ph. D., Professor at University of South Florida
• Dr. Ramchandra Naik, MD, DM, DNB, Merck & Co. Inc.
• Basant Sharma, Ph. D., Vice President, API Large Molecule, Johnson & Johnson Ltd.


The panelists discussed various Global Emerging Trends during the discussion and participants got their questions answered. His Excellency Ambassador said “In order to resolve global problems it’s very important for the United Nations to integrate the corporate sector to have the global impact since the funding gap for developmental goals is quite wide.” Prof. Koehler who has served as Deputy Secretary of Labor for the State of Florida participated in the panel discussion by highlighting the importance of leveraging the power of analytics and the brain power of the world. Dr. Basant Sharma said “it’s important to cure disease than just managing it.” He further, he noted that the digital global access to the world has been bringing in transformation. Dr. Naik, an endocrinologist, highlighted new developments dealing with diabetes.

One of organizers Mr. Ajay Bohora said, “Almost every organization needs to learn, unlearn, reinvent and innovate. Unrelated and seemingly very different industries have been opening up sets of opportunities and threats to almost all organizations. It's therefore, inevitable for individuals and corporates to interact with and learn from people and organization's which appear to be unrelated. With that context, the Global Corporate Awards is very proud to present this global platform where achievers from diverse industries get recognized. They get opportunities to network across industries”

The Global Corporate Awards, 2014 award winners include President of General Assembly of United Nations Mr. John Ashe, past Deputy Labor Secretary of the State of Florida, corporate achievers from Merck Inc., Janssen (Johnson and Johnson) etc., The award winners travelled in from states of New York, New Jersey, Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio and all the way from India.

The Global Corporate Awards 2014 Winners include the following: Award Category: International Development, Peace & Harmony
The Winner: H.E. John W. Ashe, President, General Assembly of the United Nations

Award Category: Academia
The Winner: Jerry Koehler, Ph. D., Ex Secretary of Labor, State of Florida

Award Category: Nano Technology
The Winner: Dr. Shyam Mohapatra, Associate Dean & Chairman & CEO, USF, TransGenxNanobiotech

Award Category: Excellence in Public Service
The Winner: Mayor Bob Buckhorn, Mayor of Tampa

Award Category: Healthcare & Philanthropy
The Winner: Dr. Kiran Patel, who got IIFA Awards to Tampa, Florida

Award Category: Scientist
The Winner: Basant Sharma, Ph. D., Vice President Api Large Molecule Development, Johnson & Johnson

Award Category: Excellence (I.T. Security)
The Winner: Rahul Bhardwaj, IT Security Manager, FIS Global

Award Category: Entrepreneurial Spirit
The Winner: Shantanu Bhadkamkar, Managing Director, A.T.C. (Clearing & Shipping) Pvt. Ltd.

Award Category: Information Technology
The Winner: Raman Mehta, CIO, EWIE (East West Industrial Engineering) Co., Inc.

Award Category: Healthcare & Community Service
The Winner: Paramita Das, Controller, Clean the World

Award Category: Insurance (Life)
The Winner: Bimal Shah, CEO, Rajparth Group of Companies

Award Category: Scientist and Academia
The Winner: Dr. Saleh M. Rahman (Sezan Mahmud), Professor, Public Health & Clinical Research faculty, A & M University

Award Category: Insurance (P & C)
The Winner: Paresh Patel, CEO, Homeowners Choice Insurance

Award Category: Public & Community Service
The Winner: Nirmal K. Sinha, Ph. D., Director of Business Development, Southeast Asia, Floyd Browne International

Award Category: Healthcare & Global Impact
The Winner: Dr. Ramachandra Naik, Clinical Director, Merck & Co., Inc.

Award Category: Interior Designer
The Winner: Sanjay Lunawat, CMD, Knchan Infrastructures Ltd.

Award Category: Entrepreneurial Spirit
The Winner: Rupesh Srivastava, President & CEO, Youngsoft Inc. & H2H Solutions Inc.

Award Category: Healthcare & Community Service
The Winner: Dr. Dinesh Daftary

Award Category: Entertainment (International)
The Winner: Wizcraft International Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.

There is no fee and no charge for the nominations or for the Award winners. No direct or indirect funds are accepted from Nominees. Corporate Achievers of the world get nominated by the illustrious Board of Jury. Mr. Davendra Lal, Managing Director, Bank of New York Mellon is the Chairman of the Board of Jury. His Excellency Ambassador Momen is the Chairman of the Board of Advisors of the Global Corporate Awards.

More information is available at www.globalcorporateawards.com Media Contact: Umesh Giri, umesh@globalcorporateawards.com, 9372274888, Global Corporate Awards.





























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Organizers: Mr. Amit Bohora and Mr. Ajay Bohora

May 22, 2013 (Marriott, New York): The Global Corporate Awards presentation ceremony was held on at Long Island Marriott, NY. Asian Indian Chamber of Commerce (AICC), India Business Group, Ajay Bohora, Amit Bohora and Ashok Sapra have been the organizers of the Global Corporate Awards 2013.

In his welcome speech, the organizer, Mr. Ajay Bohora said, “The Global Corporate Awards is a platform to recognize, applaud and salute those achievers and leaders who have made their mark in the Global Corporate World!” Ajay Bohora further added that a global platform to recognize achievers has the potential to inspire many others to contribute towards a more progressive, peaceful and equitable world!”

The Chief Guest of the Program was the Acting President of the General Assembly of the United Nations H.E. Abulkalam Abdul Momen. He is also the Ambassador of Bangladesh to the United Nations. In his acceptance speech H.E. said, “The world has been spending extremely huge sums of money on wars and defense budgets etc. If part of these funds if used for peaceful means to help billions of disadvantaged people around the world, then the world will be a much better place.”

Mr. Amit Bohora said that “The business world globally is struggling. With weakening economies, inflation, social unrest and highly competitive market places, these are trying times. In such a scenario, dedication, hard work, commitment to excellence, innovation, creativity, and the spirit of leadership drive businesses and keep them going. And the individuals who continuously rise up to do so are no less than heroes who save the world.”

The Keynote Speaker of the Program was the Founder and CEO of the Giving Back Foundation, Mrs. Meera Gandhi (www.meeragandhi.com). It has operations in New York, London and Hong Kong. During her keynote address, Meera T. Gandhi, is a well-known humanitarian and social activist said, "We are to the universe only as much as we give back to it. It's important for the corporate world to provide helping hands to those in need: abused and hungry children, widows, the sick, the deaf and blind. She further added, that the Giving Back Foundation has recently produced and directed an inspiring documentary, musical CD and coffee-table book, all entitled Giving Back."

There was an interesting Panel Discussion during the Awards ceremony. The Panel of Speakers included:

• Hon. Sugandha Rajaram, IFS, Consul, Consulate General of India, New York
• Raj Kushawah, Chief Technology Officer, Warburg Pincus
• Dr. Priya Raghubir, Professor, Sterns School of Business, NYU (New York University)
• Lakshminarasimhan Balaji (Head of Strategy and Planning, UNICEF)

The panelists discussed various Global Emerging Trends during the discussion and participants got their questions answered. Mr. Raj Kushwah said, “In everyone’s lives, mentors have played a key role in giving directions to their lives. Achievers should also be mentors to professionals to have a real impact!” Dr. Priya Raghubir stressed the need for the achievers to really understand the mindset of the consumers, which are so critical today. Mr. Balaji indicated that in today’s world, the disparities between the developed and not so developed world needs to be addressed at all levels. The emergences of various technological developments were cited by Mr. Kushwah and Mr. Sugandha Rajaram.

Anil Bansal, Member of Board of Advisors, presented the concluding remarks.

The Global Corporate Awards 2013 Winners include the following:

Name

Category of Award

Organization

H.E. Abulkalam Abdul Momen

International Business, Peace and Harmony

Acting President of General Assembly of the United Nations who is also the Permanent Representative of Bangladesh

Meera Teresa Gandhi

Humanitarian & Philanthropist

Founder & CEO, The Giving Bank Foundation

Lakshminarasimhan Balaji

International Development

Head, Strategic Planning, UNICEF

Raj Kushwaha

Investment Banking

Chief Technology Officer, Warburg Pincus

Davendra Lal

Banking

Managing Director, Bank of New York Mellon

Raj Goyle

Public Service & Philanthropy

State Senator (ex), Kansas

Saurabh Rastogi

Excellence (Audit & Corporate Governance)

Executive Director, UBS AG

Dipu Mehta

Precious Stones

Head, RosyBlue, Inc.

Rohit Vyas

Financial Services

Senior VP, Well Fargo

Dr. Ajay Lodha

Healthcare & Community Service

Association of American Physicians from America (AAPI)

Neeraj Bhargava

Information Technology

Zodius

Kaptain Designs

Design & Fashion

Kaptain Designs, Hollywood

Dr. Vivek Gupta

Healthcare & Community Service

Apollo Heart Institute

People Metrics

Organization Transformation

People Metrics

Kamlesh Vaswani

Insurance (Health)

 

Winjit Technology

Mobile Technology

Winjit Technology

Santosh Mandlecha

Entrepreneurial Spirit

Vice President, Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce

Uma Balaji

Academia

State University of NewYork

Aditya Shah

Architecture

 

Raj Mehta

Entrepreneurial Spirit

President, Infosys International

Prashant Rane

Media (Print)

Stardust, Society Magazines

Sunil Gandhi

Human Resources

Dextpro

Rosie Chou

Insurance (Life)

MetLife

Attorney Anand Ahuja

Legal & Community Service

 

Darshan Singh Bagga

Community Service

 

Dinesh Chaturvedi

Entertainment

General Secretary, Film Federation of India

Leonard Weissbach

Special Recognition

Entertainment and Beyond



Extremely happy and excited about the grand success of this event Mr. Amit Bohora and Ajay Bohora said, "We are overwhelmed with the response we got for the Awards ceremony. The quality of the Award winners is extremely encouraging. We thank everyone for their participation and the support".

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