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Ecozen Solutions Pvt. Ltd. Named Winner of the Indian FedEx Express Small Business Grant Contest 2018

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Devendra Gupta (L), co-Founder Ecozen Solutions Pvt. Ltd, and Philip Cheng (R), Vice President, Ground Operations, FedEx Express India

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, today announced Ecozen Solutions Pvt. Ltd., a Pune-based energy-focussed company the winner of the second edition of the FedEx India Small Business Grant Contest 2018.

The winner was selected by a panel comprised of Arokiaswamy Velumani, Chairman of Thyrocare Technologies Ltd., Rajat Gandhi, Founder and Chief Executive Officer for Faircent.com and Satish Kataria, Investment Head at Viridian Asset Advisors Pvt. Ltd., plus two representatives from FedEx: Philip Cheng, Vice President, Ground Operations, FedEx Express India, and Suvendu Choudhury, Managing Director, Sales, FedEx Express India. Read more

FedEx Express Announces Finalists of the Small Business Grant Contest India 2018

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, today announced the finalists of its Small Business Grant Contest in India.  The shortlisted finalists will now enter the final stage of the contest to compete for a grand prize of INR 15,00,000.

 

With more than 450 businesses entering the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest, nominations came from a diverse range of industry sectors.  The entries were evaluated by an external advisory firm with an assessment focused on three key areas: inspiration to grow their business to new markets, how they would utilize the grant, and financial performance of the business.  Entries were also given extra credit for having unique or innovative service offering, or a business that has a positive impact in the community.

 

The second edition of the contest in India saw a significant rise in participation from small businesses, with more than double the number of businesses submitting entries this year. Read more

HCL invite nominations for HCL Grant 2019 from NGOs across India

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

HCL Foundation announces its fourth consecutive year of the HCL Grant and invites applications from NGOs contributing towards rural development. HCL Grant recognizes the NGOs that strive for transformation through path breaking work and have good governance and institutional mechanisms. Applications are invited from NGOs who are working with the commitment to strive for transformation in the areas of Education, Health and Environment.

The third edition of HCL Grant witnessed an overwhelming response from the participants as it received 3449 entries in all three categories from across the country, representing almost every Indian state, as well as union territories.

The first three editions of HCL Grant have been endorsed by senior most leadership of the country, Former President of India, Mr. Pranab Mukherjee, Honorable Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, Mr. Arun Jaitely and Honorable Home Minister, Mr. Rajnath Singh who felicitated the recipients and also complimented HCL on the institutionalization of a mechanism for Corporate Social Responsibility through CSR.

“We are receiving some wonderful concepts from NGOs who are working in their particular areas and making a difference. We at HCL are excited to start this journey again and help these NGOs to contribute towards the betterment of society”, said Ms. Nidhi Pundhir, Director – CSR and Head – HCL Foundation Read more

Aspri Spirits launches Glen Grant in North market

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Aspri Spirits, leading importers and distributors of some of the finest brands in the world of Wines and Spirits, launched the most acclaimed and awarded Single Malt Scotch Whisky Glen Grant 10 years old and Glen Grant 18 years old with an exclusive evening for key trade and industry partners, media and bloggers at the Roseate House. Read more