Last week we received an invitation from the Project Director of World HRD Congress, Dr. R. L. Bhatia informing us that they are hosting the regional round of ‘Uttar Pradesh Best Employer Brand Awards’ which is chaired and headed by Dr. Indira Parikh (Ex-Dean of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad) and was to be held on 14th September 2017 at Vivanta by Taj – Lucknow.
The invitation also mentioned that they will recognize organizations including VBeyond Corporation, which has leveraged marketing communication effectively in attracting, retaining and developing talent. Uttar Pradesh Best Employer Brand Awards featured top organizations from Uttar Pradesh, who are exemplary in HR and use marketing communications effectively for Human Resources Development.
Mr. Baleshwar Pandey (Sr. Manager – HR) from VBeyond was present at the event to collect the award on behalf of VBeyond Family. The award was presented by Deputy Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Dr. Dinesh Sharma. VBeyond has leveraged digital channels to showcase thought leadership via LinkedIn where it is followed by more than 8000 people and YouTube to showcase it’s internal culture to prospective candidates.
Dr. R.L. Bhatia in his welcome speech released the logo for World Peace Congress as well. Dr. Dinesh Sharma (Deputy Chief Minister of UP) remembered the contribution of the late Devang Mehta for all the support he provided to the Indian IT industry and for playing the role of the guru, guiding the central and state governments during his tenure with NASSCOM.
Dr. Dinesh Sharma presented the awards under the category (i) Education Leadership Awards and (ii) Uttar Pradesh Best Employer Brand Awards.
The event was concluded with a thank you note from Dr. R.L. Bhatia who thanked all the participants for their time.