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Ten Shining Stars Honored At The New England Choice Awards Gala 2018

Press Release
11/08/2018

About 400 entrepreneurs, corporate executives, philanthropists, educators, community leaders and New England Patriots owner and Kraft Group Chairman and CEO Robert Kraft gathered on Friday, October 26, at Westin Hotel in Waltham, MA, to honor 10 shining stars of the Indian-American community in New England. Organized by INE MultiMedia, Inc., in collaboration with INDIA New England News, the New England Choice Awards 2018 also honored Mr. Kraft for his service to sportsmanship, and community.

Mr. Kraft, whose holding company owns many businesses, including New England Revolution, Gillette Stadium, International Forest Products, Rand-Whitney Group, Rand-Whitney Container board and a portfolio of more than 100 private equity investments, introduced Harvard Business School Dean Nitin Nohria and gave him the New England Choice Awards Lifetime Achievement Award.

“New England Choice Awards 2018 was pure magic, which only happens when you have extraordinary awardees, guest of honor like Jit Saxena, supportive community and amazing Mr. Robert Kraft as Chief Guest,” said Manju Sheth, President of INE Multimedia. “All the stars were aligned for sure on October 26. Any project done with pure intentions and backed by hard work inevitably gets blessed. Our cup is full of gratitude. Thank you to all of you for your support.”

The New England Choice Awards 2018 Committee consisted of Anu Chitrapu, Upendra Mishra, Mandy Pant, Anupendra Sharma, Manju Sheth and Aditi Taylor. The judging committee consisted of several prominent members and entrepreneurs of the Indian-American community.

“As always the New England Choice Awards gala this year was nothing but a good example of teamwork, combined with hard work, passion, strive for excellence and an innate determination to do the best in honoring our heroes, champions and our community,” said Upendra Mishra, publisher of INDIA New England News. “We are thankful to our organizing committee, judges, awardees and all the attendees of the event that was sold out a month-and-a-half before the event.”

In addition to the Lifetime Achievement Award to Mr. Nohria, other awardees were honored with the following awards:

Outstanding Academic Achievement Award: Subir Sachdev, Herchel Smith Professor of Physics and Chair of the Department of Physics at Harvard University

Artist of the Year: Annette Philip, Faculty Member at Berklee College of Music, Artistic Director of Berklee India Exchange, and Creative Director and core vocalist, Women of the World

Art & Culture Organization of the Year: Stage Ensemble Theater Unit (also known as SETU)

Business and Entrepreneurship: Dharmesh Shah, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, HubSpot, Inc.

Community Service: Vasant Jinwala, an early supporter of Shishu Bharati, serving for about 40 years as director, secretary and now treasurer;

Healthcare and Health Education: Dr. Sanjiv Chopra, MD: Professor of Medicine and a Faculty Dean for Continuing Medical Education at Harvard Medical School for 12 years; Non-Profit Organization

Non-Profit Organization: TiE Boston, the second-oldest chapter of TiE-Global, supports entrepreneurs by offering education, mentorship, networking, and funding opportunities;

Philanthropy: Samir Desai: Founder, The Desai Foundation, which empowers women and children to elevate health and livelihood in India and the United States.

Youth Leadership: Miriam George: Passion to Protect Civil Rights.

About INE MultiMedia

INE Multi Media Inc. is a non-profit organization devoted to promoting and supporting non-profit organizations focused on South Asian community in the United States as well as in the South Asian sub-continent. Working directly with them and connecting them with each other as needed, INE Multimedia promotes art, culture, education and empowerment through workshops, seminars and multimedia presentations and documentaries. To learn more, visit inemultimedia.org



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