Arjun Rao, CEO and Founder, ValueLabs was awarded the “Parishramika PuraskaraluTM Sustainability Award” by Zee 24 Gantalu for furthering the growth of ValueLabs globally. The award is presented to him in recognition of his outstanding contribution towards the development of the company, his ability to sustain the business in times of recession and contribute towards the economic growth in the state.
Parishramika PuraskaraluTM (Industrial Awards), has been instituted by Zee 24 Gantalu, the Telugu news channel of Zee News Limited, to honour the spirit of entrepreneurship in the State of Andhra Pradesh. The awards were given to those who have achieved exceptional milestones in the field of business. The event was held at the Hotel Marriot, Hyderabad on 18th March, 2011.
The awards were presented by the Honorable Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) chief and Minister of Transport, Andhra Pradesh, Botsa Satyanarayana. The awardees were unanimously selected by a jury consisting of Sri. Laxman Rao, former Chief Justice, Allahabad High Court, Mr. Narasimha Murthy, Director, IDBI, Harish Chandra Prasad, former President CII AP Chapter, Mr. J A Chowdary, Mr. Srini Koppolu, former Country Head, Microsoft and Smt. KR Padmaja Reddy.
Kiran Kumar, SVP, Global Delivery, ValueLabs accepted the award on behalf of Arjun. He says, “This program of presenting awards to industry persons is an excellent initiative of Zee 24 Gantalu. It feels great to be encouraged as an Information Technology company to be recognized on par with some of the other leading conglomerates across various industries in the region. Winning this award encourages entrepreneurship and motivates the zeal to contribute towards industrialization and economy of the state and the country.”
About Zee 24 Gantalu
Zee 24 Gantalu an exclusive 24 hours Telugu News channel from Zee News Limited (http://zeenews.india.com) – the pioneer and the largest private satellite channel network in India. Zee 24 Gantalu is aimed primarily delivering quality news, in quality format, within the shortest possible time for Telugu viewers. Along with news it also aims at delivering Business, Sports and Infotainment capsules.
ValueLabs (www.valuelabs.com) is a global IT services company offering technology consulting, software product development, testing and knowledge process outsourcing services. The company was setup in 1997 with a vision to deliver value to clients worldwide using an effective Global Delivery Model. ValueLabs’ core competency is in building “Extended Teams” in India that are dedicated to the client, based on their specific requirements that consistently deliver quality services and in due course become a seamless extension of the client delivering clear competitive advantage beyond traditional cost-efficiencies.