MakeMyTrip.com has bagged the CNBC-TV18 and ICICI Bank ‘Emerging India Award’ in the Travel and Tourism category for the year 2006. These awards are a pioneering initiative to recognise the contribution of small and medium Enterprises (SMEs) towards the growth of the Indian economy.
The CNBC-TV18 Emerging India Awards initiative recognises the most sustainable value creators among SMEs in the country. The awards received 35,000 nominations this year.
Reacting to the win, Deep Kalra, Founder and CEO, MakeMyTrip.com, said, “We are truly honoured by this award. The Emerging India Award is a testament of the faith reposed in us by our customers and partners. We pioneered online travel in India and continue to retain our pole position as the leaders and experts in the online travel domain.”
In the recently concluded Abby awards MakeMyTrip won a Gold and a Silver for their viral marketing campaigns ‘Chidya Uddi’ and ‘Chalo Lanka’, respectively, in the Digital Innovation Category. MakeMyTrip also bagged a Gold and Bronze for its viral marketing campaign at the recently concluded AAAI Goafest 2006. Both these campaigns were designed and developed by Webchutney, an interactive consulting company.