Work Life / CEO Raj Girn’s Newsletter Welcome Note – May 1st, 2015

CEO Raj Girn’s Newsletter Welcome Note – May 1st, 2015

Work Life May 01, 2015

Welcome to this week's buzz worthy round up of news, views & trending topics…

Dear Friends,

I hope your week has been good to you!
Here we are with our third ANOKHI PULSE TV episode continuing our comprehensive #ANOKHI12 video coverage. Our episode this week is Part 1 of the two-part series showcasing highlights from our Awards-Entertainment show that took place at the prestigious Fairmont Royal York Hotel on Saturday March 28th, 2015 in Toronto.
Watch the celebrities and notables make their way into the Concert Hall for the dinner and show. Highlights include:
–          My official words of welcome of the attendees to the show, introduction of my ANOKHI MEDIA Dream Team on stage, and the sharing of the main reason I decided to start the ANOKHI MEDIA brand 12 years ago – to give voice to our richly diverse and dynamic community here in the west. Our community is a force to be reckoned with and that night was a tribute to this force.  
–          Legendary musical producer, Rish Rich gave the audience a great performance featuring upcoming artist, Amrit Dasu.
–          Media Personality, Jake Dheer hosted the 3 ‘Media Awards’, presented to ‘V-Mix’ host, Dilshad Burman, ‘Bollywood   BLVD.’ producer-host, Veronica Chail and CP24 Morning show co-anchor, Pooja Handa.
–          CP24 news anchor, Farah Nasser hosted the 3 ‘Crusader Awards Part 1’ presented  to Toronto’s Film Commissioner, Zaib Shaikh, LGBTQ activist, Vivek Shraya, and children’s book author, Jewel Kats.
–          Singer-Songwriter Zameer Rizvi gave the audience a mesmerizing performance.
As you may already know, with #ANOKHI12 we launched our first ever coffee table book – THE ANOKHI LIST 2015. The book showcases the regional, national and international success stories of some of today’s most prolific South Asian personalities. With over 150 pages and 32 EXCLUSIVE interviews with some of today’s leaders including International Actor Rahul Khanna, Legendary Music Producer Rishi Rich, Popular Singer Manj Musik, ABC’s Galavant Actress Karen David, Bollywood Fashion Designer Archana Kochhar, Cultural Icon & Founder Of Basement Bhangra DJ Rekha!
The book also comes with a special congratulatory message from the Premier of Ontario and the Mayor of Toronto, along with messages from the book’s Editor-In-Chief, Hina P. Ansari and myself.
This very limited edition book was not scheduled to become externally but I’m happy to share with you all that we have a few copies remaining from the event which can be purchased directly from us through paypal for $50 (+ shipping), so if you would like a copy before it is no longer available, please email us at [email protected] with the subject line: ‘I Want The ANOKHI Coffee Table Book’ and we will do the rest. The book is also available on our tablet and smartphone app digitally HERE and as an online flipbook HERE.

Until next week, have a great rest of the week and keep in touch with us via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!

Raj Girn
President & CEO