Pride of India awards by WCRC

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The ceremony saw bollywood and corporate’s get felicitated by Lord Raj Loomba & Abhimanyu Ghosh, Editor In Chief, WCRC. Top 50 brands were honoured with The Brand of the Year Emerging No1 accolade.

World Consulting and Research Corporation (WCRC) has, for years now, dedicated immense time and research into studying India’s growth story and honouring those who’ve propelled its growth.India’s rise on the world map is the result of the hard work of these individuals, who’ve worked relentlessly for years.

A special section was devoted in recognizing the brands that are going to further fuel India’s growth story. This announcement was followed by an engaging session on Corporate Social Responsibility, where the business leaders discussed not just its growing importance, but also how they were using their might to make a difference.

This was followed by a one-of-its-kind fashion show, helmed by India’s most eminent names. Designed in association with First Step, Lakshyam and Lord Loomba Foundation, the fashion show was themed on ‘Empowering the Girl Child Today, to Building Women Leaders of Tomorrow’. Underprivileged children walked the ramp, hand-in-hand with India’s top models. The show was cheered on by the likes of Anupam Kher, Sussanne Khan, Farah Khan Ali, Shibani Kashyap, Varun Bhal, Arti Surendranath, Mughda Godse, Rohit Roy, Rajeev Khandelwal & Taapsee Pannu.

Malaika Arora Khan, Sussanne Khan, Vikas Bahl​, Rocky S at Femina Style Diva ​West ​Awards 2015

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Malaika Arora Khan & Sussanne Khan Malaika Arora Khan Nayanika Chatterjee Rocky S Sonal Rihaani, Ayesha Ghosh and ​Shreya Choudhary Sussanne Khan Vikas Bahl

Femina, India’s leading women’s magazine provided a platform to 16 young fashionistas to showcase their personal style at Femina Style Diva West 2015 presented by Ponds BB and powered by Shivtara Properties Pvt Ltd. The glitzy affair hosted at The Lalit, Mumbai offered the best in fashion, music and more. The esteemed jury panel included names like Sussanne Khan, Malaika Arora Khan, Vikas Bahl and Rocky S.

Talking about Femina Style Diva, Tanya Chaitanya, editor, Femina says, “Femina Style Diva West 2015 has set out to find that of-the-minute fashionista who knows her trends but prefers to give them her own individual twist. She owns fashion and not the other way round. Here’s looking at the winner’s sartorial sojourn.”

The show was aimed at unveiling young and aspiring fashionistas, and to assist them to take their stylish avatars to the next level. Femina Style Diva West was looking for that chic, well-dressed woman who knows the difference between being a trendsetter and a trend follower. Chief mentor and Super Model Nayanika Chatterjee groomed the contestants during a grueling 5 day training period and prepared them for the finale.

The event was hosted by ​Rochelle Maria Rao  and witnessed some stellar performances by Ali Quli Mirza, Fictitious Dance Group and a stand-up act by Aditi Mittal that had the audience thoroughly entertained.