Fourth edition of Homepreneur awards launched
The fourth edition of the Homepreneur Awards, a platform that recognises ladies entrepreneurs who make money working from home, was launched just about on Friday.
Aimed at encouraging entrepreneurship amongst ladies and creating alternatives, the initiative by Brand Avatar, a model and occasion administration agency, would shortlist winners in 14 totally different classes by means of interviews with a panel of jury members. On the initiative, L. Hemachandran, founder-CEO, Brand Avatar, stated the occasion was being held by means of the digital mode. Many ladies had emerged as entrepreneurs to assist households through the pandemic.
“We started this initiative to encourage and recognise women who have pursued business at a small/medium scale from homes. This year, two more new categories — digital homepreneur and pandemic leaders — have been added. We wanted to honour women who have volunteered to support society through their efforts during the ongoing pandemic,” he stated.
Director Maniratnam and actor Suhasini Maniratnam launched the occasion, and lauded it for its optimistic outlook throughout such powerful occasions.
Launching the web sites, www.homepreneurawards.com and www. suyasakthiawards.com, Health Secretary J. Radhakrishnan stated ladies confronted many challenges and there was extra to do in the direction of ladies empowerment. Such awards would create alternatives for ladies and assist encourage others, particularly throughout essential occasions as now.
Actor Aari Arjunan, who launched the award trophy, prolonged his assist to dwelling entrepreneurs.
Women entrepreneurs might register for the awards on-line until June 18 and the organisation would information them to show their concepts into enterprise. Those shortlisted can be referred to as for a web-based interview with the jury.
The 16 jury members are eminent personalities from varied fields, together with training, hospitality, leisure, occasion administration and the media. Some of the jury members highlighted how it could assist share data, have a good time ladies achievers and work as a networking and mentoring platform.