Fempowerment Women Achievers Awards 2016 and Zee TV honoured Indian Women for their achievements across various fields at a star-studded ceremony at Film City, Mumbai on July 17. The Awards Show lauded women innovators, visionaries, activists & creative minds from the corporate world to showbiz in the presence of noted celebrities including Subhash Ghai, Saroj Khan, Kailash Kher ,Dolly Thakore, Chhaya Momaya, Mrunalini Deshmukh, Krishika Lulla, Bhawana Somaaya, Gurmeet Choudhry, Debina, Supriya, SritiJha, Sayantani Ghosh, Sanjeeda Sheikh, Karan Tacker,Ritvik Dhanjani, Asha Negi, Aditi Mittal, Shahid Mallya, Lavina, Meghna GhaiPuri, Shaina Nath, Sathya Saran and many more. As a broadcaster committed to empowering women to making a difference to Indian society, Zee TV has associated with the awards and will soon telecast the ceremony.
An initiative by Molecule Communications, the USP of Fempowerment Women Achievers Awards is their transparency, and these are the only women awards where the nomination process is open and anyone can nominate any woman. The winners have been arrived at after a strict, unbiased process through a Screening Jury and later the Final Jury that comprised only the most renowned and respected names from society and the media fraternity.
The process of recognition to the women achievers was flawless, every nominee was unique and an achiever. Women should be confident and fearless that’s Fempowerment” said Subhash Ghai, renowned film producer, director and screen writer.
"Men and Women are not equal, they are different' - With this as our hypothesis, Fempowerment Women Achievers Awards were conceptualized to applaud women achievers so that they could reach out to a wider audience and inspire other women. We are proud that we are in the third year and this is the first time its being televised on Zee TV, I am extremely grateful to Subhash Chandra Ji and Mr Punit Goenka for supporting this initiative" said Kiren Shrivastav, Founder, Fempowerment Women Achievers Awards & CEO at Molecule Communications.
Zee TV & Zee Studios Business Head Akash Chawla commented, “As a powerful medium of influencing positive changes in society, Zee TV has pioneered socially relevant television programming and addressed pertinent, topical issues over the years. The objective of Fempowerment Women Achievers’ Awards is in sync with our commitment towards the cause of empowering women. The idea is to recognize and acknowledge the contribution of women achievers across fields who will be role models to countless other women in India.”