Ahmedabad, Best Entrepreneur Award, Jan 12, 2017
Mr. Kaushal Mehta, Founder & CEO, Motif, Inc. and Mrs. Parul Mehta, Co-founder & Site Head, Motif, Inc. have been adjudged with ‘Best Entrepreneur Award’ at the MSME Convention 2017 organized by GIDC (Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation) at the Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2017. The award recognizes the duo’s significant entrepreneurial achievements in Gujarat’s Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises sector.
On receiving the important recognition, Mr. Kaushal Mehta said, “India’s new age Entrepreneurial Economy is characterized by being – customer-centric, Innovative and Creative. I am confident that with the right mix of innovative ideas and other attributes, India will be well positioned to emerge as the global hub for entrepreneurship & innovation.”
“It is an honor be adjudged with the ‘Best Entrepreneur Award’ by Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation at the Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2017; such awards will further motivate us as we continue to innovate, improve and strive to raise the bar for BPO service providers globally” Mrs. Parul Mehta added.
Recently, Motif was ranked the ‘Best BPO of Gujarat’ in 2016 by Gujarat Electronics and Software Industries Association (GESIA). Also, Indian Achievers Forum conferred the ‘Man of Excellence’ award to Kaushal in 2016. Innovative 100 by Inc. India ranked Kaushal amongst 30 Most Innovative CEOs in 2014. Currently, Kaushal serves as a Mentor to Centre for Innovation, Incubation, and Entrepreneurship (CIIE), IIM Ahmedabad and is the Chairman of the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce, Gujarat. He is also a regular speaker at conferences, seminars, and forums held by academic institutions, professional associations and industry trade groups globally.
About Motif, Inc. :
Motif, Inc. is one of the world’s top 100 outsourcing service providers delivering customer-centric BPO and KPO services provider focused on E-commerce companies in the retail & travel, financial services and affiliate marketing verticals. It has 16 years of experience in providing multi-channel customer support, IT support, online credit card fraud prevention, research and analytics, and back office support services to leading Fortune 500 and mid-market companies across the United States, Europe and Asia. Headquartered in California, USA, Motif has delivery centers in India and the Philippines. It is PCI-DSS compliant and ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified for Information Security Management System. For more information about Motif, please visit us online at www.motifinc.com
Motif has been organizing the charity walk in the city of Ahmedabad since last 15 years. The objective of this event is to promote health awareness and raise funds for social causes through public participation. The 5km walk / 9.5km run begins’ from L. D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad.
Motif identifies different NGOs as beneficiaries every year after a rigorous selection process. The minimum registration fee for individual participation is Rs. 300 and participants choose the beneficiary NGO. Motif matches Rs. 300 per registered participant (up to Rs. 10 lacs every year). T-shirts are provided to 5000 registrants. Corporate donations are collected in the form of cheques written directly in the name of the beneficiary NGOs.
Over a period of 15 years, 64,653 people have participated in the Charity Walk and the walk has raised 5.78 crores for 47 NGOs.