Akshali Shah wins ‘Entrepreneur of the Year in Service Business – FMCG’ award
Shalini | Myequity news service | Date : 19-07-2018 19:30:00 IST
Akshali Shah, Sr. VP - Strategy (Sales and Marketing), Parag Milk Food Ltd.(PMFL) recently won the prestigious award of ‘Entrepreneur of The Year in Service Business – FMCG’at the Entrepreneur India Awards held in Delhi.
Organized by Entrepreneur India in partnership with Franchise India, the event recognizes the hardwork of entrepreneurs and their contribution to society. The event witnessed 400+ global leadersacross various industry verticals as well as entrepreneurs, all under one roof.
“This award is not about my individualaccomplishments, but about my team’s efforts and the work we have done together. Winningencourages all of us to perform better and with more passion and vigour. This award reiterates ourpromise to continue to deliver quality products that satisfy the Indian consumer preferences whilemaintaining International standards.” says Akshali Shah.
Akshali Shah has been leading the Sales and Marketing team at Parag Milk Foods Ltd for more than 8years. She has been instrumental in introducing innovation in the various Branding and Marketinginitiatives of the company. Her expertise lies in category intelligence and competition analysis, whichhas made Parag Milk Foods Ltd. one of the preferred dairy companies with a strong presence acrossIndia.
Akshali Shah has also received a special mention in the 50 Most Influential Women by IMPACT,Marketing and Advertising List, 2017 and has won the ‘Young Business Leader of the Year’ awardhosted by CMO Asia. About Parag Milk Foods Ltd:
Parag Milk Foods Limited, established in 1992, is the largest private dairy FMCG Company with a panIndiapresence. We have our own manufacturing facilities with in-house technology which arestrategically located at Manchar in Maharashtra and Palamner in Andhra Pradesh.
Our dairy farm, Bhagyalaxmi Dairy Farm Private Limited house more than 2,000 Holstein Friesian cows,with a mechanized milking process. Under brand “Gowardhan”, we offer traditional products likeGhee, Dahi, Paneer etc. while under brand name “Go” we offer products like cheese, UHT milk, chaas,lassi, yoghurt etc.
“Pride of Cows”, the flagship brand of Parag Milk Foods was introduced with a proposition of Farm toHome concept targeted towards customers seeking premium quality cow milk. The Company also forayed into dairy based beverages with the launch of “Topp Up” and “Slurp” - a mango drink with adash of milk. Recently the Company has also ventured into B2C segment for Whey Protein with thebrand Avvatar – India’s 1st 100% vegetarian whey protein, first of its kind manufactured in India.
Parag Milk Foods Limited closed 2.00% down at Rs 283.60