Jenobia Doctor awarded the Bharat Gaurav Award
Eighteen years ago, she dared to follow her dream and this year, young entrepreneur, Jenobia Doctor, was recently awarded the Bharat Gaurav Award by the government of India’s National Economic Council at New Delhi on 1st of May 2012 for her Outstanding Individual Achievement & Distinguished services to the Nation .. Jenobia is a great believer in ‘girl power’ and single-handedly heads Vision Marketing and Information Services Private Limited, an initiative that has now spread to over five cities across India. She firmly believes, “My people are my strength.”
The former employee of Citibank quit her job at her early 18 to “do something for myself. If I could work for a bank,” she recalls, “I felt I could definitely branch out on my own!” “Initially, I operated from my own residence and then moved to Kaveri Apartments in Powai, where we still are today.” The only difference is that she now owns the entire building!
Her 500-plus employees are there mostly women. “I have always felt that women are more hardworking and efficient and I do try to provide a platform for individual growth,” says the trained lawyer- cum MBA turned businesswoman.
She has been honored “ Rashtriya Ratan Award ‘’ at the symposium on Rajiv’s Gandhi role in promoting National Integration in year
2004 in New Delhi
“It is a great feeling to be able to do your own things,” states Jenobia whose company has clients like Tata Power, Johnson and Johnson, Videocon, IBM , Raymond India etc on her list. “We continuously reinvent our skills with in house training modules and research so that we are not left holding the line on any call here, for silence is definitely not golden.”
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