Paving the way for the economic, social and overall growth of our nation and reaffirming the channel’s dedication to the spirit of entrepreneurship, Bloomberg UTV along with Dell & Intel announced the launch of a brand new initiative “FORUM SME – Helping Entrepreneurs Take Their Own Path” in the capital city today.
To launch the initiative, Bloomberg UTV brought together industry veterans like Mr. Som Mittal, President Nasscom; Mr. Jayesh Kotak, Vice President – Product Marketing, Dlink; and Mr. P. Krishna Kumar, Director Marketing – CSMB, Dell India as the eminent panelists who encouraged the SMEs and addressed their queries. The Forum will be divided in two phases:
Transformer Series and the Caravan Series. The Transformer Series will focus on the theme "Take your own path" where SMEs will be privy to inspiring stories of entrepreneurs who have achieved great heights of success. Entrepreneurs like Anupam Mittal, Shaadi.com; The Caravan Series will be a high octane on-ground activation, where the entourage comprising Technology, Banking, HR experts amongst others, will travel to Delhi, Chandigarh, Ahmedabad, Surat, Mumbai, Pune, Coimbatore and Chennai. This caravan will visit some of the renowned SME hubs in the respective cities for a period of two days culminating into a panel discussions and confluence on the concluding day.
In 2009, Bloomberg UTV partnered Dell’s international campaign ‘Take your Own Path’ and created a nationwide SME challenge. The resulting ten winners were featured in a special series on the channel. A panel discussion was also organized across 12 cities in the country. The success and accomplishments of “Take your own path 2009-2010” are being taken forward this year with the launch of “FORUM SME – Helping Entrepreneurs Take their own path”.