MUMBAI, INDIA – 13 Jul, 2017 – The film producer and businessman, Pradeep Sharma and his wife had over the weekend attended the Paris Appreciation Awards 2017. Sharma, the well-known film producer who is currenty working on a big project, bagged the ‘Best Bollywood Financier Award’ at a littering awards ceremony here in Paris, which was an initiative of the World News Network.
Sharma, who has got under his belt various Bollywood movies and has been a catalyst in taking Bollywood to Western shores, is currently financing a big film project which will see his stock rise multi-fold in the coming months. He plans to create more international projects in the near future.
The last weekend saw this awards event which is as unique as it gets on global terms, with the first level of the iconic Eiffel Tower being the setting for the first time in history, where the Who’s-Who of the world assembled to witness an array of spectacular display of the best of fashion and high-street chic that defines the Paris fashion circuit.
Satish Reddy, the Managing Director of the World News Network quipped, “Robby Wells is also keen to know more about the future prospects of Bollywood collaborating with Hollywood after having a quick tete-tete with Sharma on the sidelines of this awards event.”
Amongst the major celebs who were felicitated by Robby Wells, the U.S. Democratic Party’s Presidential candidate for the 2020 elections at the occasion, apart from Pradeep Sharma, were French, European and other fashion designers like Verone Creatrice of Image de Soie Paris, Sofi Bokhara from London, industrialists like the Turakhia brothers, Naresh Kantilal Zaveri, actors like the successful debutant Dhruvin Shah, etc. from all across the world. Wells drew a parallel to his RiseUp Campaign with talk of love peace and harmony when he spoke about how the Jainism faith and its ideals has a great potential to help rid this world of hatred and global terror.
Sharma said, “Am extremely proud to be conferred with the Paris Appreciation Award in Paris and that too on top of this iconic and world famous monument is a moment which shall always remain cherished for the rest of my life. Today I really feel like being at the top of the whole world.”
The Jain community too had a major share of the awards with some of the leading lights from this influential community snagging awards for the yeomen’s service which they are widely recognised for.
Some of the prominent and illustrious names included His Holiness Guru Ji Naypadmasagar Ji Maharaj Saheb Ji who has been conferred with the award for Promoting Peace & Prosperity with Compassion. Guru Shree Mayana Shri Ji, the Jain Sadhvi was awarded as Jain Sadhvi Leader Promoting Jainism and Empowering Women.
Mr.Naresh Kantilal Zaveri, the diamond magnate from Antwerp was awarded the Creation of Excellence in Diamond Industry; the young and dashing actor, Dhruvin Shah, who, all of 19 years is creating ripples in the West as well as in his debut movie in India won the Best Debutant Actor for Gujrati film; the Turakhia Brothers, who have also been internationally been acknowledged as the youngest billionnaires; the steel industrialist, Ghevarchand Bohra; the garments industry duo of Uchik Gala and Sanjay Shah; the chemical industry veteran, Virendra P. Shah; the noted industrialist and philanthropist got the award of Excellence in Community Upliftment, Surendra Mardia; the young financial analyst based in London, Yashvardhan Jain; the fund manager from Dubai, Sharad Jain; Dakshesh Shah, the industrialist; Jayesh Kala, amongst others.
Others like: Pradeep Sharma – Best Financial Advisor for Bollywood Movies, Rajan Bandelkar – Emerging Indian Realty Icon, Rubina Mittal -, Swati Sharma – Best Bollywood Talent of the Year, Sangeeta Babbani – Award for Contemporary Artist (Painter), Gitaanjali Taneja -Innovative Tea Blends for Mind and Body, Vishal Kapoor – Ex UP Member of Film Development Council, Dr.B.K. Modi – Leadership in Philantropic Work in India and Beyond, Taranjit Singh – Leadership in Imparting All-round Education in India, Ashish Chauhan – Commitment to Excellence in Stock Market, Jitendra Surana -, Mukesh Mehta, youngest child endorser on Eiffel Tower Sarah, Zaf Shabir – Best International Creative Director & Stylist for Fashion Shows & Shoots UK, Lydia Cutler, Scribes PR – Best PR Agency and Media Manangement, World Movie Distribution – Best Movie Distribution Company of the Year, La Marque Advertising & Marketing, etc. were also awarded.
Sofia Bokhari – Best International Model UK
Zaf Shabir – Best International Creative Director & Stylist for Fashion Shows & Shoots UK
Dr. Pradeep V. Mahajan – Excellence in Stem Cell Therapy
Sharad Jain – Ethical Fund Manager
Vishal Kapoor – Ex UP Member of Film Development Council
Yogesh Mishra of Bollywood Town for Best Bollywood magazine
Mukesh Mehta – IBJA Best Jewellery Association Of the Year in India
Manish Shah – Leadership in Community Development
Sanjay Shah – Excellence in Garments Industry
Ushik Gala – Excellence in Garments Industry
Dr BK Modi – Leadership in Philantropic Work in India and Beyond
Dhruvin Shah – Best Debutant Actor for Gujrati film
Mahendra Turakhia – Creation of Excellence in Global Businesses
Virendra P. Shah – Excellence in Community Upliftment
Jayesh Umaidmal Kala – Excellence as a Professional
Yashvardhan Jain – Excellence in Investment – Analysis
World Movie Distribution – Best Movie Distribution Company of the Year
La Marque – Best Advertising Agency of the Year
Scribes PR – Best PR Agency and Media Manangement
Swati Sharma – Best Singing Talent of the Year
Sarah – First Child as Brand Endorser on top of Wonder of the World Eiffel Tower
Taranjit Singh – Leadership in Imparting All-round Education in India´
Sangeeta Babbani – Award for Contemporary Artist (Painter)
Vipul Badani – Sportwear Brand SILVERTRAQ
Gitanjali Taneja – Innovative Tea Blends for Mind and Body
Anurag Kashyap – Best Bollywood Director
Pradeep Sharma – Best Financial Advisor for Bollywood Movies
Company Name: World News Network
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