The recently concluded  Southern Region Emerging Entrepreneurs Award recognized budding entrepreneurs like the founder and CEO of Cygni Mr. Venkal Rajaraman, B Vijaya Raghavan – MD of BS Apparel of Tiruppur, Kushant Uppal- the founder of Intelizon Energy.

The CII event stressed on the necessity of innovative approaches to deal with potential problems of life. Hence, the awardees were chosen from influential fields like energy space (Cygni Energy and Intelizon Energy) and apparel clothing (BS Apparel making knitted clothes), dairy industry, R&D and healthcare etc.

Bengaluru-based tech company Stellapps and its founders Ranjith Mukundan, Praveen Nale, Ravishankar Shiroor, Ramakrishna Adukuri, Venkatesh Seshasayee were awarded for their work in the dairy space. Chennai-based Zifo R&D Solutions’ cofounder and CEO Raj Prakash was also among the winners for the company’s work in the space of informatics services for healthcare.

The award ceremony was the culmination of a daylong event on New Age Entrepreneurship which saw several industry leaders participate in panel sessions to discuss and debate on emerging topics including the future of human resources, technology as an enabler and coping with change.

The Chief Guest and former President of CII Suresh Krishna gave away the awards.

Source: Times of India