Agri-business Excellence Award
Woman Agripreneur Awarded : Women's empowerment has received another boost with Mrs Bhagyashree Patil, the MD of the Rise 'n Shine Group being conferred the "Agri-business Excellence Award" for Women Empowerment, in Bangalore on 28th Aug 2017.
This is the first time that the Award has been instituted and will become an annual feature. The objective is to recognise meaningful contributions to the Agriculture Sector made by entrepreneurs and business personalities that have had a positive impact on the sector with an influence on the future direction of policy issues.
The jury consisted of eminent personalities including
Mr. D K Singh (IAS)
Chairman, APEDA, Dr. V Prakash Former, DG, ICAR, Mr. Shiv Kumar
CEO, ITC Group and Mr. Pawanexh Kohli Chief Advisor & CEO of NCCD, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare amongst many other distinguished personalities. The event held in the sprawling venue of the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre was covered by Doordarshan and will be aired on the national broadcast.