The RITZ Icon Awards 2016 was a Grand Conclave of the RITZ Icons!
Kochi witnessed the seventh edition of the prestigious RITZ Icon Awards 2016 held at the Le Meridien on December 20th, 2016. Over the years, RITZ has been continuously honouring top industrialists, artists and celebrities from South India but this was the first time the grand event was being held in Kochi. The event was powered by Bootz, BOLS India Pvt ltd, Cutty Sark in association with the Lulu group, M.O.D Signature jewellery, BMW Platino Classic, the Round Table India, the Rotary, 93.5 Red FM, Rajan Outdoor Media, That1too.com and Espanio Events.
This year too, the RITZ Icons included top industrialists and film stars hailing from the South like renowned actresses Taapsee Pannu and Menaka Suresh, Dr. Viju Jacob – MD of Synthite Industries, Ms. Sheela Chittilappilly- MD of V Star Creations, Ms. Beena Kannan – CEO of Seematti Silks, Mr. Jose Dominic – CEO of CGH Earth, Mr. Sunil Kumar – MD of Asset Homes, Regeena J Murali – Jeppiaar Educational Group, Namrata Goyal – Heiress of Jet airways and Padma Rajgopal – Chairperson, FLO, Hyderabad. Eminent personalities like MLA Hibi Eden, MLA AM Arif, Honourable Justice Surendra Mohan and Sijoy Varghese were the special guests of honour at the event.
The coveted RITZ Icon awards was welcomed by Kochi with great style and panache and as always, the event garnered wide media coverage in national, regional and local TV Channels, newspapers, radio and online media.