Monica Malhotra of MBD Group conferred with PHD Chamber’s Outstanding Business Woman of the Year Award
The PHD Chamber of commerce and Industry announced its annual awards for the year 2015 on November 28th at Le Meridien Hotel, New Delhi. PHD Chamber is known for supporting and recognizing individuals in the business community of India who have contributed and promoted corporate and individual initiatives in economic, social, educational and cultural areas of the country. The PHD Chamber conferred Ms Monica Malhotra Kandhari, Senior Director of MBD Group, with the award for Outstanding Business Woman for the year 2015. Presenting this award to Ms Monica was Sh. Rajnath Singh, Honorable Union Minister of Home Affairs.
On receiving such a prestigious award, Ms. Monica Malhotra Kandhari, Senior Director MBD Group said, “It gives me immense happiness to win such a distinguished award from PHD Chamber. I am highly grateful to the jury for choosing me to win such an accolade and [it] inspires me to set new milestones for the Group. At MBD, we have always believed that nation building has to be part of our business objectives and thus all our business efforts underlie this belief.”
Mrs. Satish Bala Malhotra, Chairperson, MBD Group, said, “I am thrilled to see my daughter get so much appreciation by such a renowned body of our country. She is and has always been full of compassion and this quality of her lets her make it through anything. All of us at the MBD Group are proud of her and look up to her as an inspiration”.
An official spokesperson for MBD Group said, “Under her Ms Monica’s aegis the company has transformed from a publishing house into an Education company and provides 360 degree education solutions; be it a notebook or a pencil, be it an educational tablet or a latest educational app on app store. Under her guidance the Group has successfully made inroads into the Skill Development, Stationery, e-learning and m-learning space.”
MBD Group works with nearly 70,000 schools worldwide and caters to 50 million learners with 34 branch offices across India and international offices in South Africa and Sri Lanka.