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February 2018

Helping businesses achieve more with its technology prowess: mcIntellect Group of Companies

Helping businesses achieve more with its technology prowess: mcIntellect Group of Companies With businesses from every edge recognizing the dexterity of IT Consulting services as scalable, agile and secure, the IT Consulting spectrum has been swelling up and is advancing market traction within major geographies across the globe. The scenario in Indian market is currently pacing up with gaining attraction, thanks to the increasing participation expected to be witnessed from both private as well as government sector.…

A 5 years old craftsmanship providing one’s dream home a real address; Eternity, a legacy to be counted upon

A 5 years old craftsmanship providing one's dream home a real address; Eternity, a legacy to be counted upon Relaxation, love, comfort....home stands more than being a structure of bricks; its a feeling, a dream and a world shared with the closed ones. Sadly, owning a dream home has become an ache for many in today’s scenario with sky rocketing interest rates, poor affordability making one to feel the walls closing in. A home is the biggest investment for one and Eternity is making one's first home buying as…

DTDC: Connecting the dots in business The challenge we face actually comes as a hidden opportunity, asserts Director Abhishek Chakraborty

DTDC: Connecting the dots in business The challenge we face actually comes as a hidden opportunity, asserts Director Abhishek Chakraborty The CEO Magazine, New Delhi While the sheer volume of emails makes it impossible to draw a response, we can’t even imagine a messenger-led communication system of ancient world. Gone are the days when trained pigeons were used as messengers. Then a new breed messengers - called runner comes into the picture. We still cherish the epistolary or letters which have travelled from city…

Experience Design Studio LOLLYPOP raises Angel funding from Dr. Devi Shetty & Family. 

EMBARGOED UNTIL February27, 2018                                                                                       Experience Design Studio LOLLYPOP raises Angel funding from Dr. Devi Shetty & Family.  Funding to expand base in multiple cities of India and provide user centric design solutions. Bangalore, February 27, 2018: Digital design start-up, Lollypop on Tuesday announced raising angel funding from Dr. Devi Shetty and Family. The funding will be used by the firm for expansion into multiple cities with…

Inspirational Story Dazeworks: knitting its way to paramountcy in Salesforce consulting; metamorphosing the landscape and empowering the…

Inspirational Story Dazeworks: knitting its way to paramountcy in Salesforce consulting; metamorphosing the landscape and empowering the Salesforce community The fact that India’s dynamic, robust and extraordinary growth is driven by efforts of successful entrepreneurs; their creativity, innovation and resourcefulness is indubitable. In its boundless journey dedicated to bring to the readers’ table inspiring entrepreneurs and their enterprises, The CEO Magazine gets an opportunity to pen down about Shivanath Devinarayanan…

Infrastructure is one of the biggest challenges faced by the Indian trucking industry points out Dr. Sharmila H. Amin, Managing Director of…

Infrastructure is one of the biggest challenges faced by the Indian trucking industry points out Dr. Sharmila H. Amin, Managing Director of Bertling, South Asia - India. The logistics industry in India has grown enormously in the last few decades.As a consequence the entities within the $ 92 billion transportation and logistics fraternity, have witnessed overwhelming response from the market. Despite sound revenue growth, only a few transportation and logistics companies have managed to enjoy higher profits. Of course…

The preeminent Leader in Integrated Mailroom Management Solutions in India: Avon Solutions & Logistics’ Success story

The preeminent Leader in Integrated Mailroom Management Solutions in India: Avon Solutions & Logistics’ Success story Once a company grows to a certain size, managing the changing volume of mails, the variety of carrier rates and compliance requirements weighs down the shoulders of online mailroom management processes of the company, thus increasing a lot of frustration and potentially costly mistakes. Growing companies have observed that an extra hand for mailroom services can help them trim down on additional…

The man behind India’sbest-selling watches and timeless lifestyle range Up Close with Mr. Bhaskar Bhat, Managing Director, Titan Company…

The man behind India’sbest-selling watches and timeless lifestyle range Up Close with Mr. Bhaskar Bhat, Managing Director, Titan Company Limited Titan, a household name today, isone of India’s largest and most trusted brands in lifestyle products. Titan Company Limited was formed as a joint venture between the TATA Group and the Tamil Nadu Industrial Development Corporation (TIDCO) in 1984, and commenced operations under the name Titan Watches Limited. Today, Titan is the fifth largest integrated own-brand watch…

The brilliancy delivering high performance and supplying best die cast components to the leading auto majors worldwide: Sunbeam Auto Pvt.…

The brilliancy delivering high performance and supplying best die cast components to the leading auto majors worldwide: Sunbeam Auto Pvt. Ltd. Indian Automotive industry accounts for one of the largest industries worldwide. The industry holds its share of 7.1 percent from the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Moreover, the growing interest of the companies in exploring the rural markets further aided the growth of the sector. India is also a prominent auto component exporter and manufacturer having strong export…

Sigma Electric– global leader inmanufacture of ferrous and non-ferrous machined castings

Sigma Electric-- global leader inmanufacture of ferrous and non-ferrous machined castings The global economy is showing signs of being poised for growth in 2018 and beyond—with strong economic growth trends showingin US,parts of Europe and parts of Rest of the world including India. There continues to be a strong movement to shift manufacturing away from developed economies to countries like India. India can become a Global base for Manufacturing, given the country’s focus on Make in India. Sigma Electric is a great example…

The Hallmark of Securing and Strengthening Brands with Its Anti-Counterfeiting Prowess: Holostik

The Hallmark of Securing and Strengthening Brands with Its Anti-Counterfeiting Prowess: Holostik Counterfeit products are a burgeoning hot water problem for all over the world, resulting in huge economic catastrophe and possible harm to consumers. This pain in the neck is felt in a variety of industries like pharmaceutical, food, beauty, technology, among others, affecting trillions of rupees and millions of people. While counterfeiting is continuously wreaking havoc, Holostik, on the other end is strengthening the efforts…

Two core pillars of our success are ‘Innovation’ and ‘Customer Delight’, says Mr. Kazutada Kobayashi, President & CEO, Canon India.

Two core pillars of our success are ‘Innovation’ and ‘Customer Delight’, says Mr. Kazutada Kobayashi, President & CEO, Canon India.  With the constantly-evolving technology, steadily making inroads into human lives, the conventional ways of life is transforming. As technology and digitization claims every aspect of human lives, nearly everything we do and use is going to be embedded with cameras and sensors. Right from our smartphones and wearable technologies to traffic lights, everything is getting majorly dependent…

Bharathi Cements: Embodiment of Vicat’s excellence in India

Bharathi Cements: Embodiment of Vicat’s excellence in India Indian Cement industry is huge and it exists as the second largest manufacturer of cement with a great production capacity that goes beyond 420 million tonnes. With India emerging as one of the top trade and business hubs all over the globe, the sector is poised to play a vital role not only in driving the growth of Indian economy but also as a contributor to the global economic development. Not to mention, the huge potential for growth in this industry itself has…

GoJentha, a nuVizz Company: A hallmarked logistics technology enabler for people movement, package movement and field movement services

GoJentha, a nuVizz Company: A hallmarked logistics technology enabler for people movement, package movement and field movement services If you’re not already thinking about enterprise mobility, you should be. While the world is on the mobile move, enterprises are adopting the technology quick as a wink, turning it imperative for the business owners to work in a progressive way by endorsing enterprise mobility solutions. Inspired by this, in the spirit of a unique collaboration, the trio of Gururaj Rao, Anantha Rao and…

Binding six and a half decades of ‘Welders to the Nation’ in words: Ador Welding Ltd’s (AWL) story

Binding six and a half decades of ‘Welders to the Nation’ in words: Ador Welding Ltd’s (AWL) story There was a time when the Indian manufacturing Industry had little exposure to top end technology due to which only but a little tweak of technological innovation here and there by the Indian welding industry would meet these requirements. However, in recent years, the demand for automatic and semi-automatic welding electrode and welding equipment has been rising and AWL as the chief industry leader has opened new avenues for…

Veteran Commercial Expert Suneel Mohnot joins BigWin Infotech as Director – Mr. Mohnot has picked up a strategic stake in BigWin…

Veteran Commercial Expert Suneel Mohnot joins BigWin Infotech as Director - Mr. Mohnot has picked up a strategic stake in BigWin Infotech Mumbai 21st Feb 2018: BigWin Infotech, a government recognized FinTech startup today added another feather in its cap and announced joining of veteran commercial expert Mr. Suneel Mohnot as director on board. Suneel Mohnot is a renowned face in business fraternity and has served fortune 500 company Reliance Industries as Sr. VP Commercial and bluechip companies like Welspun group as…

Yugasa is participating actively in technology revolution.

Yugasa is participating actively in technology revolution.
No one across the globe is untouched from technology. Ranging from one's day to day routine works to complex business operations, everyone encounters with software or technology every moment. Some are not loving this revolution and many appreciate this change. Irrespective of the positives and negatives of this revoloution, one fact which has already started concerning the industry gurus is its volatile nature.
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“Wherrelz creates a technology backbone for non-IT startups& non-Profits empowering them to establish, scale and sustain with minimal…

“Wherrelz creates a technology backbone for non-IT startups& non-Profits empowering them to establish, scale and sustain with minimal CapEx spend”, says Sumanlata Dhareshwar – Director at Wherrelz Corporation Indian Software Industry has been embraced as a global leader for its robust and dynamic IT services. With the recent boom in software product development space, the country is poised to be positioned above others in the competition leaving an indelible mark in the global landscape. We are now being hailed as one…

“I choose to do something from the farm to the e-table in this mission of Wellgo Life Farms”– A ‘coconutty’ talk with Siby Mathew, Founder,…

“I choose to do something from the farm to the e-table in this mission of Wellgo Life Farms”– A ‘coconutty’ talk with Siby Mathew, Founder, Wellgo Life Farms Falling in love with the problem and then questing out an entrepreneurial journey is not always the harbour to sail new businesses and create entrepreneurs. There are no Google maps to find the depot to initiate your business; as an entrepreneur, you can find the intersection anywhere and this was on the dot that weaved the entrepreneurial journey of Siby Mathew. “It…

Varutra Consulting: Helping to keep society safe in a digital world

Varutra Consulting: Helping to keep society safe in a digital world Varutra Consulting, headquartered in Pune, was incepted in the year 2013. On being realized that the universe of potential cyber threats continues to expand with greater speed, Varutra came into existence to protect every point of vulnerability by bringing efficiency in cyber security system. Specialization in security services for software (web and mobile), networks, audit and compliance along with managed security services the company has been awarded…

Finding that great inkling: How a naval officer turned entrepreneur is disrupting business outline with his venture; A walk of words with…

Finding that great inkling: How a naval officer turned entrepreneur is disrupting business outline with his venture; A walk of words with Dr. R.K. Thomas It’s always heartening to read colloquial about all of the astounding work being done by our service men and women to protect our country. However, the stories of nation’s heroes mapping business horizons after they return to the civilian routine are left unheard. They are born leaders, with drive and passion for what they do and getting the job done. Counted among them is…

“As a CEO, you cannot pass the buck; instead you become a problem solver. And that is an awesome feeling!!”- Manoj Ravsaheb  Kadam, Founder…

“As a CEO, you cannot pass the buck; instead you become a problem solver. And that is an awesome feeling!!”- Manoj Ravsaheb  Kadam, Founder - CEO, S V Engineering and Consultancy Services CEOs get to lay the foundation of new business culture and initiate fresh strategies. Counted among these business stars, is Manoj Ravsaheb Kadam. Challenges rope in Manoj’s attention since childhood. Manoj further shares, “I am from the agricultural background but always had this strong will to become an entrepreneur and do something for…

Surana & Surana acts for clients in the most complex and challenging situations

Trust.Competence. Principles Surana & Surana acts for clients in the most complex and challenging situations For over 47 years, the lawyers have been discreetly advising Industry leaders & public figures in high profile cases Surana & Surana International Attorneys was co-founded by Mr. P S Surana and Leelavathi Surana & has become the ‘go to firm’ for anyone requiring prompt, practical, personalized & implementable legal solutions that also made commercial sense.  Since inception, the firm has…

Strategic Growth Advisors: Driving Strategic Value – Enabling good governance – Delivering Strategic Investor Communications

Strategic Growth Advisors: Driving Strategic Value - Enabling good governance - Delivering Strategic Investor Communications The Global economy of twenty-first century, witnessed an extensive transformation of business landscapes. Not to mention, these shifts have vigorously jolted the investment sector resulting in a series of transformational developments. These include implementation of formal processes, stringent regulatory policies and subsequently intensifying expectations of investors. In such a backdrop, Investor

‘Proconvis’ Emerging As a Leading Name in Project Management, Design and Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) Space

‘Proconvis’ Emerging As a Leading Name in Project Management, Design and Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) Space Alook at the Project Management, Design and Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) market and one would see a persistent rise of Proconvis Consultants Pvt. Ltd in the last decade. The firm has steadily emerged as a force to reckon with by displacing some of the largest names in this space. The firm’s extraordinary assistance profile has attracted corporate giants like Agility…

“People say I possessed many gifts and talents, but I didn’t have a clue which one to use to define myself”-A walk of words with Prashant…

“People say I possessed many gifts and talents, but I didn’t have a clue which one to use to define myself”-A walk of words with Prashant Pednekar, founder Pangea Global Services  Tough to catch (as he is always flying from one spot to another!), Prashant outlaws the routine definition of an entrepreneur. Refused to follow the given pattern, he is the man of his own destiny and words of course! Results driven, growth-oriented, focused professional with over 16 years of a documented record of strong, decisive, Executive

nFaktor – Helping companies create and execute strategies for business growth.

nFaktor – Helping companies create and execute strategies for business growth. nFaktor Solutions Pvt. Ltd. is a business advisory and consulting firm that works with organizations and business units within organizations helping them create or elevate their market impact with their products, solutions and services. Neel Sinha founded nFaktor to create a distinctive difference in the way marketing in the new age was perceived and executed. It was no longer just about catching eyeballs but about holding them, it was moving…

Mindskillz evolves your business by designing the ideal learning solution

Mindskillz evolves your business by designing the ideal learning solution Mindskillz, a leading firm that optimizes training and solutions for over hundred enterprises, is a brainchild of Ms. Cavita Mehra. Strategically headquartered in Bangalore with branches in Gurgaon and Mumbai, they have their strong presence in throughout India. Incepted in 2008, the company offers a variety of training and solutions with a vision to “train the future” they have instilled learning and a coaching environment in the organizations.…

Technology is a horse in the stable. If you do not know how to ride one, you will end up walking the horse yourself.

Technology is a horse in the stable. If you do not know how to ride one, you will end up walking the horse yourself. Manjeet Singh, Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Buddy4Study Every startup must have two co-founders, one who knows how to build a product and the second who knows to sell it. Manjeet belongs to the admirable league of founders who have built the products that did not exist before. His contribution to all the ventures he has built remains the DNA of the organization todate. A tech wizard in the literal sense of the…

“Our product is innovative as per the dictionary definition of the word – original and advanced form of an idea.”- In talk with…

“Our product is innovative as per the dictionary definition of the word - original and advanced form of an idea.”- In talk with Manasvi Singh, Co-founder & Co-CEO, Buddy4Study Sailing out an organization is not just one job. Your role encircles around a baker’s dozen; leader, storyteller, recruiter, fundraiser, manager, cheerleader, decision maker, analyzer, salesperson, a risk taker and the never-ending list goes on…Being an entrepreneur is hard; but being a young entrepreneur is even harder. Tremendous odds await a…