Kochi: The World Malayalee Council (WMC) today announced that Captain Krishnan Nair, Chairman of the Leela Group and M G George, Chairman of the Muthoot Group, are among the 11 persons who have been selected for the inaugural edition of the Federal Bank Kerala Business Awards for 2011. The awards will be presented by Kerala Chief Minister, Shri Oommen Chandy at a function to be held in Kochi on September 11, 2011.
Announcing the awards, V C Praveen, Global President, WMC said that George Muthoot has been selected in the Indian Businessman of the Decade category and Captain Krishnan Nair has been selected for his immense contribution to hospitality industry.
In the first year of the awards, WMC intends to recognise and honour eminent businessmen and reputed business houses that have made Kerala proud in the last 25 years. Entrepreneurial spirit, financial performance, strategic direction, innovation and personal integrity over the past 25 years were the criteria to choose the winners for the awards.
World Malayalee Council (WMC) is a global organization with a mission to network Malayalees. WMC was formed in 1995 and is not a Pravasi organisation rather it is a global organization of all Malayalees. It is a non-sectarian, non-political community organisation.
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