Techplus media recently honoured South India’s top 30 Most Impactful Technopreneurs “at itVARnews Business Leaders Awards at Chennai on September 14, 201, in association withNetmagic, a NTT Communications Company.
In a glittering ceremony attended by the who’s who of the ITES industry, Techplus Media itVARnews showered accolades over nearly 35 extremely deserving candidates. There were more than 100 nominations that were judged by a Jury of power packed technologists. The event was launched by Mr N. K. Mehta, Chairman of ISODA and Mr Shantaram Shinde, Business and Emerging Technologies Leader at Netmagic Solutions.
Among the awardees were leaders in the partners’ community form the Southern region. Some of the known names were Mr L Ashok, CEO, Futurenet Technologies, Mr Yogesh Chordia, of Technosphere solutions, Mr Elangovan, Director, Savic Technologies, to name a few.
“The itVARnews Business Leaders awards is an endeavour to recognise ground breaking work in the partners’ community,” said Anuj Singhal, CEO of Techplus Media, speaking on the occasion,” we have a fourteen year-long presence in this space, and deep insights about the challenges, achievements and innovations that this sector provides. So we thought it was important to recognise the effort and the growth that the channels segment is seeing.”
The Most Impactful Tech Partners “at itVARnews Business Leaders Awardswas a gathering of aspiring as well as inspiring channel partners. Said Mr Shantaram Shinde,Business and Emerging Technologies Leader at Netmagic Solutions. ”The theme of the event kept attendees engaged is most important thing, else mostly it is death by ppts. Moreover, there were so many new partners and we would really look forward to work with them.”
During the event, there was an exciting discussion on the challenges faced by the partner community and how they should be resolved, that saw very active participation from all the attendees. Mr N K Mehta, Chairman of ISODA spoke about the function in glowing terms,” It always feels good when a partner is recognized for his works, and am thankful for the awards. One take away was the workshop was really very very useful. If time would have permitted, we would have come with a larger number of suggestions. We need more time to discuss these topics and I will request Techplus – itVARnews next time to do this on a larger scale with a lot of time in hand. I will also like to thank Techplus – itVARnews for inviting me as ISODA chairman to give away this ward.”
Mr Siddharth Subramani, MD, Spectrum7 Technologies Pvt Ltd said,” I am really excited to be a part of this event and collaborate with so many partners, it’s been a lot of good learning, and I look forward to doing such events in the future as well.”
Added Muneer Ahmad, Owner, Digital track solutions,” I must thank TechPlus Media for this event. It was a really good workshop, and more than discussions, we also had good fun with the partner community, we discussed a lot of issues. The topics were on day to day businesses, and there was a lot of learning in this.”
Appreciating the recognition smaller channel partners get on a regional event like this, L Ashok, of Futurenet technologies said,” The biggest takeaway for me was, it was a good collaborative forum for me to network with a lot of these people. I look forward to many such events.”
“The biggest takeaway for me from this event is that- the way forward for any business is, collaboration is the way to grow and this was the perfect forum for such collaboration,” said Shyam Kumar, Business Head, Cetas Information Tech,” We intend to grow through various such partners that we have met here today.”