The ‘SAVVY Excellence Awards’ recognized and felicitated women who have pushed the envelope to make their mark.
Recapping the ‘SAVVY Excellence Awards’
has always encouraged ‘ n’ empowered women and taking this initiative further, the magazine hosted an awards ceremony to recognize some incredible women. The ‘ SAVVY Excellence Awards’ was hosted at the fabulous Taj Santacruz, Mumbai, and was a scintillating event replete with glitz and glamour!
Emcee for the evening, modelactor Sachin Khurana, wasted no time in welcoming on stage the Chief Guest of the evening Amruta Fadnavis – banker, singer and wife of Maharashtra’s Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis. After a crisp and inspiring speech, she was joined by Nari Hira, Chairman, Magna Publishing Co Ltd, and Andrea CostaBir, Editor, ‘SAVVY’, to present awards to very special
women who the magazine lauded as ‘SAVVY Power Women’ for their contribution to their respective fields.
These women included politician Shaina NC, businesswoman Jayanti Chauhan, actress Taapsee Pannu, jewellery designer Farah Khan Ali, chocolatier Zeba Mitha Kohli and sportswoman Suma Shirur.
After receiving her award, Guest of Honour Taapsee Pannu remained on stage to present the awards to the deserving awardees. These included Agrika Kalra, Ekta Tarun Wasan, Kavita Malhotra, Namita Jain, Namita Chadha, Sangeeta Murarka, Sangitha and Shivangi Gupta and Saarika Dhawan.
Adding to the occasion was the fabulous guest list which included Daisy Shah, Pooja Bedi, Zarine Sanjay Khan, Dr Mickey Mehta, Debbie and Arun Hitkari, Ramesh and Zainab Chauhan, Sandhya Shetty, Nisha JanVwal, Deepshika and Aarti Nagpal, Jimmi and Ranjan Kapur, Maryam Zakaria and Deepa and Suhas Awchat amongst others.
The stellar evening concluded on a high note as the guests tucked into cocktails and dinner while toasting the night’s winners. The perfect ending to a fabulous evening!
Ashok Dhamankar, Nari Hira, Taapsee Pannu and Andrea CostaBir unveiled the latest issue of ‘SAVVY’
Farah Khan Ali received an award from Amruta Fadnavis, Nari Hira and Andrea CostaBir
Jayanti Chauhan received an award from Amruta Fadnavis, Nari Hira and Andrea CostaBir
Vikram and Proneeta Hira, Taapsee Pannu, Abhimanyu Singh and Deepshikha Nagpal
Zeba Mitha Kohli with Suchitra Iyer and Sumita Chakraborty
Ashok Dhamankar with his wife