THE WOMEN ACHIEVERS
The Lubrizol presents “Women of Vision Awards 2021” felicitated the unsung Sheroes of the building and construction industry.
A challenged world is an alert world and from challenge comes change. Realty+ and Lubrizol together took the initiative to celebrate strong visionary women who play equally important role in building new India. These women achievers are considered the role models among the younger generation who is yet to decide their future careers. The evening of felicitations celebrated women’s achievement, raised awareness against biases and reaffirmed the need to take action for equality.
The Winners of Women of Vision Summit & Awards 2021 were
The first women fire fighter of India – Harshini Kanhekar, Chief Manager – Fire Services, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation. Harshini joined the prestigious National fire service college, Nagpur which is the only College in entire South East Asia in 2002 and became fire lady fire engineer of India.
The successful womenpreneur and an inspiring leader – Priya Nazareth, Director, Monsher India Safety Equipments. Priya has been promoting education and awareness program for fire and security emergencies via digital platforms and leads the Mumbai chapter for FSAI for women’s safety- Surakshit Nari initiative in India.
The first industrialist in real estate from the state of Odisha- Ratnamala Swain, Director DN Homes. Ratnamala entered entrepreneurship in Odisha in 1989, as a civil contractor, constructing public roads, buildings, and field channels – arguably the first woman in the Eastern region to enter what was known as a man’s business.
For establishing the first gender positive practice in India- Architect Sonali Rastogi, Founding Partner, Morphogenesis. Sonali has brought significant attention to gender issues and today, Morphogenesis is an exemplar for the profession for equal opportunity and gender pay parity.
The first woman to be hired by Airports Authority of India (AAI) in the ‘male job’ of fire-fighting- Taniya Sanyal. She now trains both men and a handful of women aspiring to be firefighters with the AAI.
Architect & Real estate developer- Trupti Doshi, Co-Founder, The Auroma Group. Trupti heads her architectural design practice and the Builder Developer group and is recognised among the Top 10 Eco-Architects of India.