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Source: Praj Industries Limited
Wednesday, July 20, 2011 12:15 PM IST (06:45 AM GMT)
Editors: General: Consumer interest, People; Business: Advertising, PR & marketing, Business services, Chemicals, Education & training, Heavy industries, Water; Technology
Praj Invites Nominations for Maha-Intrapreneur Awards 2011

Pune, Maharashtra, India, Wednesday, July 20, 2011 — (Business Wire India) — Maha-Intrapreneur Awards, the novel awards promoting intrapreneurship, now in its fourth year, are open for nominations for the Year 2011. Praj Industries, global biofuels technology and process engineering Company invites nominations/applications for ‘Maha-Intrapreneur Awards 2011’ in association with Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM, Pune), Pune, who are the knowledge partners for this initiative. The awards aim at recognizing ‘Intrapreneurs’ or ‘Corporate Entrepreneurs’ in various organizations across Maharashtra.

On this occasion, Pramod Chaudhari, Executive Chairman, Praj Industries said “It gives me great pleasure to open the nomination process for Maha-Intrapreneur Awards 2011. This is the third year of the awards and we hope, like last two years, we will get the wholehearted support and response from various industries, NGOs, semi Government organizations, Trusts, Educational Institutions etc from across Maharashtra. Intrapreneurs are an essential key to entrepreneurial success. It is a relatively new idea as compared to entrepreneurship. Keeping its benefits in mind, Praj felt that the concept should be promoted through an award.”

The Award Categories are:

A-Category – Nominations shall be invited from Industry and Business category:

To view the Award Categories, please click on the link given below:

A Category Awards

B- Category – Nominations shall be invited from NGO/Educational Institutes/Trusts/Semi- Government category:

To view the Award Category, please click on the link given below:

B Category Awards

One Life Time achievement Award will be given away for the Intrapreneurship qualities exhibited by the individual from Industry & Business, Government Services and NGO/Educational Institutes/ Trusts.

The awards are aimed at helping individuals and organizations initiate and encourage “Culture of Intrapreneurship” which in turn will go a long way in organizational development and institution building.

The website, provides information as well as application forms. Last date for submission of duly completed “Application Form” is 30th September, 2011.

Past Winners include:

Mr. Visvanathan Balasubramanian, Executive Vice President – Global Technology Services, Zensar Technologies Ltd and
Mr Vinay Shrishrimal, Director, Rohan Builders
Uday Godbole – DIRECTOR, Abiocor Binzel Production (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Sudam Bhondve, Director – Educational Project Incharge, Deendayal Navrachna Pratisthan
Principal Hemant Abhyankar, Director, Vishwakarma Institute of Technology (An Autonomous Institute Affiliated to University of Pune)
Avinash Purandare – Vice President and Head Corporate Global Marketing and Strategy, Kirloskar Brothers Ltd.
Mandakini Awasarmol – MANAGER – HRD, MORARJEE TEXTILES LTD, Nagpur
Dr. Girish Kulkarni – Hon. Director, Snehalaya, Pune
Dr Madhav Sathe – Jt.Hon Secretary, The Bombay Mothers And Children Welfare Society, Mumbai
Ms. Kalpana Pant – Joint Director, Chaitanya, Pune

About Praj Industries Limited

Praj is a Process Engineering and Technology Company offering innovative end-to-end solutions for biofuels, brewery, industrial processes and water and wastewater treatment systems. With over 25 years experience across 5 continents, Praj has acquired an international repute in offering cutting edge technology, engineering and plants. It has offices and presence in Bangkok(Thailand), Johannesburg(South Africa) and Sharjah (UAE), Houston(USA), The Netherlands and Guatemala, apart from India.

About SIBM, Pune

Established in 1978, Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune is in its 30th year of service to the student community. The flagship brand of Symbiosis, it is recognized as one of the best B-schools in the country. SIBM, Pune is also ranked fourth among Indian business schools consistently for 3rd year by Business Today magazine. SIBM, Pune provides Corporate Education through its diploma programs to various corporates , Indian and MNCs . Combining theory with practical business, classroom teaching with Management Development Programmes, SIBM, Pune offers its students a classic mix of academic and business knowledge.

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Vinati Moghe, Praj Industries Limited, +91 (20) 2295 2214 / 1718 / +91 9822430906, [email protected]
Sohini Dam, Praj Industries Limited, +91 (20) 2295 2214 / 1718 / +91 9096053312, [email protected]
Tushar Joshi, Hundredpercent PR, +91 9821414845, [email protected]


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