Telangana Chamber of Events Industry (TCEI), a not-for-profit professional organization of event industry professionals to present 5th edition of Manepally Stri Shakti Awards 2022 in the city on 20th October at Hitex.
Addressing a press conference in the city at Manepally Jewellery store at Punjagutta, Ms Tejdeep Kaur, a retired senior police officer who was invited as a chief guest announced the four winners of Stri Ratna award.
They include Dr. Meenakshi Anantaram, CEO, Razzmatazz, the first registered Event Management Company in India.
The second person chosen is Dr. Nomula Hemalatha, Gynaecologist, Raghava Nursing Home, Vavilala from Karimnagar Dist. She dared to work in a place where even men dare to go. She has been doing selfless service to the people of Vavilala for the past 35 years.
Third distinguished person handpicked is Smt Satya Lakshmi, senior member of Self-Help Group, Bachanapet, Jangaon.
The fourth person chosen is Ms. Shantha K Kohn, founder director Coachlife. Asia.
These four awardees will be presented Stri Ratna Award along with others in a special awards function to be held on 20th October evening at Hitex.
Stri Shakti Awards are divided in 3 categories STRI RATNA – Industry Legends Given by nomination to exceptionally talented women with Valuable contribution to the Industry Growth.
STRI MURTI is given to Established Individuals with Experience 10-15 years. They are basically a Role models, should have Contributed for Industry Excellence and Innovation.
STRI SHAKTI is given to Future Leaders with an Experience of 05- 10 years.
The awards will be given to 50 plus Women Entrepreneurs and Special Women Achievers in the field of Events, Exhibitions, Entertainment, Hospitality, Women Empowerment, Social Service, Women Health Administrative Affairs and Public Life in three categories based on their experience:
This year TCEI has chosen 5 women achievers from Self Help Groups and five women officers of police department for Stri Shakti Awards
Speaking on the occasion she said Women in Event Management is a rare phenomenon. She has to be decorated.
Mr. Muralikrishna – MD, Manepally Jewellers said that they were proud to associate with the awards program. Women and jeweller are inseparable. Women wearing jewellery is part of our culture and tradition. Spotting excellence women and decorating them with an award is goes a long way in empowering women. That is why our association with it he said.
Jewelry helps in enhancing one’s beauty. It also symbolizes wealth, power, and status. For some, jewelry is a form of art for self and creative expression he added.
TCEI is platform for event professionals to converge, network, learn, share, and resolve challenges related to the industry. Its goals and objectives include - Advance existing business and attract new economic opportunities; constructively influence public policy and governments in support of a healthy business climate and to provide valuable support, tools and programs for our members. TCEI has been presenting STRI SHAKTI Awards to women Entrepreneurs and Professionals PAN India from various fields and industries shared Ms. Farha Kudari – Convener - TCEI Manepally Stri Shakti 2022 and Ms. Prabha Chowdhary – CLO - TCEI Manepally Stri Shakti 2022.
Ms. Shipra Gandhi – Founder, Spreading Happiness also spoke.