BCIC Awards C. Valliappa with the CSR Impact Award
The Bangalore Chamber of Industry & Commerce (BCIC) recognized C. Valliappa, Chairman, The Sona Group, with the CSR Impact Award for the group’s outstanding Group’s initiatives towards achieving growth and sustainable community development. This was BCIC’s first venture of the CSR Impact Awards, which was organized virtually. BCIC is an apex commerce chamber, which represents the medium and large industries across the State. With over 100 organizations participating across 20 categories, the CSR Impact Awards had an overwhelming response.
C. Valliappa, who received the CSR Impact Award, shared his thoughts on the factors that drive The Sona Group’s success. He stated that the focus of the group lies on innovation and technology, which has helped the group to successfully drive businesses across various verticals such as textiles, education, warehousing, plantation as well as logistics and IT for multinationals and various other international businesses. However, the focus of the group still lies on the social impact, as they strive to pave the way and set new standards.