The Rotary Club of Chennai Kilpauk, one of the strongest and oldest Clubs in RI Dist.3232 presented the “Vocational Excellence Awards” recently to the following who have excelled in their sphere of activity.
Ms.Anita Arjundas,Managing Director, Mahindra Lifespace Developers Ltd,Mumbai
Mr.T.R.Ramachandran –- Group Country Manager India & South Asia – Visa International
Ms.Aysha Rau – - Founder, The Little Theatre
Dr.Rohini Rau-- India’s first competitive woman sailor
Explaining about the awards President, Rtn Rajashree Thandy said “Vocational Excellence Awards are given to outstanding individuals from various streams. These are typically men and women who through their hard work and integrity have attained leadership positions whether as career professionals in industry, practicing professionals like lawyers and doctors, artists, sportspersons or community change agents and who are therefore role models in our society”.
Justice P.N. Prakash of the Madras High Court who was the Chief Guest in his address said that the awards always motivate and inspire individuals/ organizations to give out the best, whether it is sports, corporate world or any other. The Rotary Club of Chennai Kilpauk has been pioneers and year on year they have been extremely careful in the choice of awardees.
The honour to these four professionals, three of which are women is a fitting tribute to the principle and ethics of Rotary.