The 7th edition of CavinKare - MMA 'Chinnikrishnan Innovation Awards 2018

Express News - 8th September 2018

The 7th edition of the prestigious CavinKare-MMA Chinnikrishnan Innovation Awards 2018 honoured three small scale entrepreneurs for their innovations and three unique Individuals for their great ideas in a grand event that took place at Kamarajar Arangam today, The chief guest of the evening was Mr. Suresh Krishna, Chairman, Sundram Fasteners Ltd, TV Sundram Iyengar & sons Pvt Ltd graced the occasion.
Chinnikrishnan Innovation Awards honours path-breaking entrepreneurs and identifies growing small scale enterprises in terms of its uniqueness, benefit to people and its ability to be scalable. This award, established in the year 2011 commemorates the memory of Late Sri. R Chinnikrishnan - father of sachet revolution. This year, the great ideas award category was introduced to recognise individuals with the capacity to transform lives with the capacity to transform lives with their ideas. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. CK Ranganathan - Chairman & Managing Director of CavinKare Pvt. Ltd. said, "We are extremely glad to witness the growth of Chinnikrishnan Innovation awards, both in terms of stature and success. This award established in the year their ideas 2011 recognises budding entrepreneurs with extraordinary talent It is extremely inspiring to see the increase in the number of applicants over the years.

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