Pune: The Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture (MCCIA), on Friday, announced the winners of the MCCIA Innovation and Entrepreneurship Awards 2017. The awards will be distributed in a ceremony at Tilak Smarak Mandir at Tilak Road at 6 pm on September 7.
Director General of MCCIA, Anant Sardeshmukh said this while addressing scribes in the city on Friday. Programme Director, Tata Trusts, Mumbai, SJ Phansalkar, will be the chief guest for the event.
Announcing the list of awardees, Sardeshmukh said, "The GS Parkhe Award for Innovation in Entrepreneurship will be given to Vikarsh Nano Technology & Alloys Pvt Ltd for nano crystalline ribbons and cores, SS Techno Limited for Fertispent for alcohol distillery water waste, Kotkar Energy Dynamics Pvt Ltd for portable skid based mast system for telecommunications, Renuka Equipments Pvt Ltd for hydraulic ladle tilting system and Wavelet Technologies Pvt Ltd for GEOLUT-R system."
The BG Deshmukh, IAS, Award for Excellence in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) will be represented to Mercedes-Benz India Private Limited, Persistent Systems Ltd and City Corporation Ltd.
Sharad Gore of Meru Industries LLP will be presented with the MCCIA Late Kiran Natu Udyojakta Puraskar for first generation successful entrepreneurs. Shripad Khatav, Managing Director of SS Techno Limited, Nilesh Chavan, MD of Scon Projects Pvt Ltd and Nitin Bhagwat, MD of Noble Cast Comp Pvt Ltd will be awarded certificates of appreciation in the same category.
Sardeshmukh said, "Shailesh Adke of Vedashram will receive the Hari Malini Joshi Award for developing new product and design for devising and patenting a unique product 'All in One Panchakarma and Swedan Treatment Table'. Sanjay Joshi of SLK Hydro Technologies will be awarded the Hari Malini Joshi Award for heat press or fusing machine. The award will also be presented to Adheesh Telang of Dolphin Floats Pvt Ltd for Mozzzart, a mosquito mass killing system.